Thursday, 25 November 2010

Run 1483: Mon 29th Nov @ 6pm

This week's run is at Plot 20810, Block 3, at the intersection of Makoba Road and Kolokome Street. But be careful as these two streets have two intersections with each other!!!. The good one has a "leopard tree". Directions below.

For those interested, there will be an On-In at Chutney, an Indian Restaurant, at Westgate Shopping Centre on the Western Bypass.

(1) Going up Nelson Mandela towards Broadhurst, turn left into Seboni road towards the BTV circle (New SADC building on your left). Once you reach the circle, go completely around the circle and come back along the same road (Seboni). After +/- 700m, take the first road on your left (Belabele). Then, take the first street on your left (Makoba). IYou should have on your right hand side Hillcrest international school. Drive, walk or cycle on Makoba street for another 700m and you'll be there. House in the corner of Makoba and Kolokome streets behind a leopard tree.

(2) Coming along the Western Bypass from Broadhurst circle towards the BTV circle, just take the first road on your left and turn right on Makoba. Go straight for 100 m and you'll see the leopard tree

The hare's mobile is 75 05 11 20.

View Plot 20810, Block 3 in a larger map

Friday, 19 November 2010

Run 1482: Mon 22nd Nov @ 6pm SHARP

This weeks' run will be on Monday evening at 6pm from the Motheo Apartments near Main Mall.

Our hares have booked a room at the Red Lantern in Broadhurst for those who wish to have a meal afterwards.

Directions as follows:

  • Coming down Nelson Mandela from Broadhurst towards town, turn left into Independence Road (this is the first road after the traffic lights near to the Bull & Bush).
  • Continue along Independence through the traffic lights.
  • Take the first paved road left after these traffic lights. There is a sign Motheo Apartments.
  • Follow the road around and the apartments are on the right.
  • If coming past Princess Marina Hospital towards Main Mall, turn right into Independence and then third right into the street which has the Motheo sign.

View Motheo Apartments in a larger map

Thursday, 11 November 2010

Run 1481: MONDAY 15th @ 18.00

Welcome to our first Monday evening run.

The next run will be on Monday 15th November at 6pm sharp.
It will be held at plot 10019 in Broadhurst.

On-in at Pot Afrique. It serves meals like fish and chips (P50), steak (P50), etc as well as traditional cuisine.

Directions to the run (or check out the map below):
  • Drive along Segoditshane (the road with the Gaborone Sun Hotel) in the direction of the Gaborone Private Hospital.
  • Pass the Gaborone Sun Hotel on your right.
  • Go through the next major intersection (Nyerere).
  • At the next major intersection, turn right into Broadhurst.
  • Go straight at the circle where the large church is.
  • Take the first right into Mokongwa.
  • Turn right at the T-junction and follow the road around to plot 10019.

View Plot 10019, Ext 30, Jinja in a larger map

Wednesday, 3 November 2010

Run 1480: Sun 7th @ 16.30 (i.e. 4.30pm or half past 4 in the afternoon)

This Sunday's run will be mainly on dirt roads, fast and furious   OK for prams (but could be sandy and dusty)
Changing rooms available for swim afterwards (nice large pool) so come prepared.
Bring and braai (charcoal and gas fires on site) with some chairs but only small tables available all under cover, no worries if it rains.


  • Out on the Francistown Road (A1)
  • The 4th turning left 2 km past the Phakalane turning (check for K3H sign and small Ameya Estate plot 67989 sign)
  • At +- 750 meters see green roofed Ameya estate behind wall on right side
  • Turn right at end of wall and right and right again into the complex (3 rights)
  • Plenty of parking and come to swimming pool area for square circle.