Weather Fiji, Suva   Max 30°C, Min 23°C

Fiji Sun

NATION

Join The Dash For Diabetes For Only $1

Join The Dash For Diabetes For Only $1
Petero Civoniceva.
October 13
15:00 2017

In this day and age what can you really buy for $1?

One dollar cannot even buy you a decent meal; however it will gain you entry to the 5km Dash for Diabetes this Saturday.

The 5km Dash for Diabetes and family fun morning will be held on Saturday October 14, 2017 at Buckhurst Park in Suva and entry is only $1.

The event is hosted by the Petero Civoniceva Foundation in association with Asco Motors Toyota.

This year’s winning categories include: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, First Female, First U16, First Over 60, First Family, Largest Corporate Team and all categories are loaded with amazing prizes and trophies.

 

Here’s exactly what you will get for your $1 entry fee:

Weetbix breakfast

Zumba warm up by Karen Krishnan

Entry to the 5km Dash

Performances by Rako Pasefika

A sports bag for each participant that crosses the finish line

A discount voucher for Sports World

Meet and greet with some of the Fiji Bati Team

Access to a variety of fun sports clinics

Heaps of prizes for the winning 8 categories

Coconuts

Fruit

Water

Face Painting

Bouncy Castle for the kids

All proceeds will help buy insulin needles to donate to Diabetes Fiji for them to distribute to diabetic patients across Fiji.

So far the Petero Civoniceva Foundation has purchased over 5000 insulin needles for Diabetes Fiji.

By attending our annual Dash for Diabetes 5km event you are helping raise awareness for more physical activity and healthy eating in Fiji, helping those who already have diabetes and leading by example for the next generation who will follow in your footsteps.

So grab your family and head on down to Buckhurst Park at the end of the sea wall in Suva this Saturday and combine fun and fitness all in one morning.

 

Feedback:  jyotip@fijisun.com.fj

Related Articles