View below the road closures for the 2016 SPAR Women’s 10km Challenge and 5km fun run in Johannesburg on Sunday.
A number of roads will be closed for the duration of the two races, but residents will have access, except when the race is actually in progress.
Corlett Drive will be closed from Rudd Road to Irene Road, while Irene Road from Corlett Drive and Kernick Avenue will be closed from 5am to 10am.
From 7am, Corlett Drive, between Oxford Road and Rudd Road, will also be closed.
There will be traffic detours from 7am to 10am on Oxford Road, between Bristol Road and Riviera Road, and from 4th Avenue to Killarney Avenue.
In certain areas, road access will be restricted from 5am to 11am, with traffic using only half the road.
There will be no access to vehicles along the east side of Oxford Road, while there will be contra flow traffic on the west side of Oxford Road from Corlett Drive to Bristol Road.
All the roads running into Oxford Road from the route side (the east side) will be closed for the duration of the race, but Oxford Road going towards Johannnesburg or Sandton will re-open when it is clear of runners.
There are also parking restrictions from 5am to 11am on Sunday.
No parking will be allowed on North Road, between Bute Road and Edgewood Avenue, on Venus Street, from North Street to Melrose Street, and on Westwood Avenue, between North Road and Kernick Avenue.
The following parking areas close to the Wanderers Sporting Club are available to runners: Wanderers Club rugby fields (Corlett Drive); Wanderers Golf Club (Rudd Road) and Fairway Primary School (Fort Street).
Since the above parking areas are on the race route, access will only be allowed from 5am to 7am.
Other suggested parking areas include James and Ethel Gray Park (Edgewood Avenue), Blue Bird Shopping Centre (Athol Oaklands Road) and Melrose Arch (Athol Oaklands Road).