Huawei joins as a Partner:

Huawei a leading provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and the 2nd largest smartphone manufacturer globally, joins a growing list of sponsors of the Maritzburg City Marathon.
John Hall, convenor of the event, welcomed Huawei on board as a sponsor of the event and looked forward to accelerating Maritzburg City Marathon and Huawei’s collective ambitions, with Huawei’s new health and fitness focus, through latest wearable offerings.

Huawei Consumer Business Group South Africa is also proud to announce a new partnership with Discovery Vitality. From 1 February 2019, Huawei has been integrated into the Discovery Vitality fitness device family, making it possible for Vitality members to link a Huawei device and Health app to Vitality to earn points for recorded workouts.

To celebrate this addition to the Discovery Vitality device family, Huawei is running a competition between 25 January and 31 March 2019. All runners who record qualifying races of 21 kilometres and more and upload the details to Vitality stand a chance to win an all-inclusive trip for two to compete at the Great Wall of China Marathon in Beijing in May 2019. For more details on how to enter, please visit:

(Mr Zhao Likun) President of Huawei CBG South Africa, said Huawei was pleased to come on board as a proud partner and product provider to the event. He further announced the introduction of a number of prizes which will be awarded to lucky finishers of the race. These are the Huawei Band 3 Pro valued at R1899. Details of which will be announced closer to race day.