Q: What number should I call in case I need further clarification?
A: You may call the following helpline +254 736 66 88 90
Q: What are the security measures put in place?
A: Police Officers, KWS (Kenya Wild Life Service) wardens and rangers will be deployed throughout the camp and route to ensure safety for all our participants and spectators/visitors.
Q: What are the various awards/prizes given to runners?
A: Every runner will receive a certificate and/or a medal upon completion of the race.
The top 10 in each category will receive a token cash prize.
Q: How many water points are there along the route?
A: There are 28 water points, one water point every 3 km on the route. Sponges and bottled water will be available.
Q: How long is the drive from Nairobi to the Sarova Taita hills Sanctuary?
A: It is a 6-hour journey. Covering approximately 350km on a well tarmacked road
Q: When do I collect my team’s runner’s starter pack?
- The runner’s starter info kit will be collected in the sanctuary a day before the race during registration.
Q: What is Full Board?
A: Full Board in this case means that the quoted price includes accommodation and meals.
Q: What are the nearest airstrips?
A: The following three airstrips are nearest to the Voi Ikanga Airstrip, Taita hills sanctuary Airstrip, and the KWS airstrip in Voi
Q: If my child is under 10 years, do they need to pay the spectators fee?
A: No, they will not need to pay the spectators fee.
Q: Can children participate?
A: Children above the age of 10 can participate in the Ekiden but those below 10 years can only come as spectators.
Q: What projects does The TsavoRun support?
A: The Marathon’s objectives are to support the activities of Tsavo heritage foundation.