Athletes in and around Thohoyandou affiliated to Mvugi Athletics Club are training hardfor the Soutpansberg 21km race in Makhado on January 24.
Club trainer Boldwin Masutha, said the training sessions are held in the afternoon to accommodate pupils.
"These sessions will run for two weeks wherein we are confident that athletes will be able to fine-tune their paces.
"We are calling on all our athletes to attend the sessions because this race will be used to determine athletes who will represent the province at national championships," Masutha said yesterday. - Matome Lebea