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Sanlam Cape Town Marathon & Fun Runs

Are you a keen athlete? Then why not enter one of the many events surrounding the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon on 19 & 20 September 2015? 

The Sanlam Cape Town Marathon  (42.2km) is a prestigious global city race open to a range of running enthusiasts from elite athletes to social runners.  Along the spectacular route, you will take in the famous natural beauty of Cape Town’s mountains and sea, as well as many of the city’s great attractions.

Running the marathon is unique way to experience the gorgeous highlights and the vibrant spirit of one of Africa’s most visited and most celebrated city.  It is an ideal race both for athletes who aim to achieve fast times, and for first-timers who want to finish their inaugural marathon.  The route is wheelchair-friendly, and the 7 hour cut-off time can accommodate the social runner. 

In addition to the marathon there are a host of other events you can enter:

  • 22km Peace Trail Run
  • 11km Peace Trail Run
  • 10km Peace Run
  • 2km Peace Fun Run 

Entries are open – to register please visit or contact 

Steps on how to join our charity team:

  1. Enter any of these races,
  2. Select the Children’s Hospital Trust as your chosen beneficiary. Each participant needs to commit to raising a minimum donation of R2000 to the Trust by 31 October 2015.
  3. Let us know you have entered by contacting Tara on so we can add you to our list and send you a complimentary branded running vest.
  4. Ask your family, friends and colleagues to make a donation in lieu of your efforts.  Once we’ve received your sign-up we’ll send you some great ideas on how to get your fundraising efforts going


*Please Note:  Runners who are not able to participate on race day due to injury, cancellation or who do not finish the race will still be liable for the minimum donation.


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