17,000 tackle Walk the Talk 5k
The five kilometer run is the second most popular event behind the eight kilometre.
JOHANNESBURG - 17,000 walkers are tackling the five kilometre fun walk, the second most popular event behind the eight kilometre.
Dogs, prams and fancy dress costumes are all competing for space through the busy streets of Johannesburg.
Minister in the Presidency Trevor Manuel, struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada and Johannesburg Mayor Parks Tau are just some of the dignitaries that are participating in today's event.
2014 Discovery 702 Walk the Talk celebrations on Sunday 27 July 2014. Picture: EWN
The Walk the Talk is over but the party continues...Video: Sheldon Morais/EWN.
Lebogang Shange and Sandra Steenkamp have taken the mens and womens titles respectively.
Whether you walk to beat your personal best time or walked for a cause, the Discovery 702 Walk the Talk served up another smash hit.
The Freedom Walk took people through some of the most famous landmarks in Johannesburg including Mary Fitzgerald square, Constitutional Hill and Nelson Mandela Bridge.
Songs from PJ Powers and pop group BlackByrd warmed up the crowd as thousands tackled the 20, eight and five kilometer events, making it another successful edition.
A total of 56,000 people participated in the Discovery 702 Walk the Talk event.