Just like in life, marathons test our resolve and resilience. Whether you’re running or supporting, your participation is a testament to the unwavering spirit of African champions who rise above challenges and push towards greatness. With a collective goal, we can achieve extraordinary things. So let’s embrace our champion spirit and unite on the road to the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon as we strive for Africa's first-ever Major.
Entries are open for the 42.4 km Gold Label Status Road Marathon, 10 km and 5 km Peace Runs, and our exhilarating trail runs – like the 46 km trail marathon, 22 km trail challenge, and a brand new 11 km trail race.
Sign up today and help Africa make history.
Unite behind a good cause and help those fighting cancer by pledging your run, starting
a fundraiser or donating towards the Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA).
Our marathon is set in the most beautiful place. So come together to preserve our
natural world by donating what you can towards the World Wide Fund for Nature.
Sanlam and FlySafair are teaming up to offer registered marathon runners in Gauteng the chance to get closer to the start line with 100 return flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town.
To enter, complete the form and hit submit.
Who better to support this year’s runners through to the finish line than Zesande? As the world’s first age-fluid virtual influencer, living a whole lifetime in a day feels like a marathon. With resilience and experience in navigating life’s ups and downs, she’ll be there to support, motivate and remind African runners of their own strength and ability to overcome obstacles. Believe us when we say, she’s trained her whole life for this.
For more race information, take a look at our frequently asked questions, and the terms and conditions.
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