Zimnat social media fans win journey to Cape Town marathon|Zimbabwe News Newsdzezimbabwe
Zimnat today revealed the social media winners of an all-expenses paid journey to Capetown to get involved in the Sanlam Marathon on September 15 and informed the winners, Tariro Makanga and Lilian Choruwa, on what to expect in Capetown.Tariro and Lilian
both live in Harare. Tariro, who resides in Highlands, is a broadcast journalist with a personal media company, while Lilian, who lives in Borrowdale Brooke, works for a legal firm as a conveyancer.The marathon, which is
the only Gold status marathon on the African continent, every year attracts 23 international running clubs and more than 15 000 runners, consisting of some world class athletes.Zimnat chose to offer two social networks fans the experience of a lifetime
by running a competitors on its social media platforms for the all-expenses paid trip to Capetown to take part in the marathon.Entrants to the competitors might either tag a Zimnat social media page with a video or image of how they would prepare yourself for a marathon with a partner or a pal or else tag Zimnat in a published video of them sharing a story about someone who assisted them on their life’s journey.This remained in line with the theme of the marathon, which is Life Is A Marathon, You can’t do it alone. The winning entry was the one with the most likes.The competition brought in anfrustrating number of submissions. An overall of55 000 people were reached, with 4 231 engagements
, 914 likes and 612 comments in just one week.Tariro managed to protect the tickets for herself and Lilian with 327 likes. Zimnat is sending them both to Capetown so that they motivate
and inspire each other as they take on the 10km race.Zimnat Group Marketing Executive Angela Mpala took the winners through what they had actually won and the activities awaiting them in Capetown, during a handover event at Zimnat Home in Harare today.They are set to depart on September 14 on a direct flight to Capetown, where they will experience world class service at the Radisson RED, the 4,5 Star hotel where they will live and dine throughout of their stay.The set will run the marathon the following day, after which they will be taken on a sightseeing excursion of Capetown. They will take a trip back to Zimbabwe the next day, September 16. They could barely include their excitement at the handover event. “We are delighted. We have actually been running marathons for many years and are delighted it has reaped benefits. This win coincides with Lilian’s birthday, which makes it a particularly welcome celebration. We are proud to be associated with Zimnat,”Tariro said.Zimnat is likewise sending out to Capetown 2 employee, who won the trip in a different promo for staff.Zimnat Group CEO Mustafa Sachak said he was pleased with the big reaction to the promotion. “With this promotion we have actually managed to cover our most essential stakeholders, who are our
customers and our staff. In line with our function of making life better, we always wish to promote health and health.
We are pleased with the overwhelming response we have actually received,” he said.Ms Mpala stated those who wished to stay updated on the winners ‘journey and share their travels, experiences and remain in Cape Town might do so by going to Zimnat’s social media pages.Zimnat is associated with Sanlam, the biggest non-banking banks on the continent. It provides businesses and individuals a range of products, consisting of motor insurance coverage, house insurance, life guarantee, travel insurance, funeral cover, health and accident insurance coverage, pension schemes, system trusts and private wealth management.
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