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Sanlam Cape Town Marathon is proud host to the AIMS AFRICA conference 2017

BUILDING WORLD CLASS MARATHONS AND DISTANCE EVENTS IN AFRICA We are proud to announce that the 2017 AIMS AFRICA CONFERENCE will be held on the 14th & 15th September 2017 in Cape Town during the week of the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon. PURPOSE The AIMS Africa Conference will offer African, South African, Local Road Race Organizers, Local Government, Municipalities and Federations the opportunity to listen, and […]

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SANLAM CAPE TOWN MARATHON OPENING INTERNATIONAL DOORS

Already having made a significant difference in the lives of elite and amateur runners alike, the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon will utilise its new top-flight status to continue opening doors for participants of the annual 42.2km race when it is held on 17 September 2017. Establishing its place among the continent’s most iconic races, as […]

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THOUSANDS RUNNING FOR PEACE AT SANLAM CAPE TOWN MARATHON

Cape Town, 4 April 2017 –With a record-breaking event on the cards this year, organisers are again aiming to capitalise on the rapid success of one of Africa’s iconic road races, with the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon used as a platform to promote development and peace through sport. After recently becoming the first 42.2km race […]

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Africa gets Gold

AFRICA GETS GOLD Sanlam Cape Town Marathon awarded IAAF Gold Label Status Cape Town, 7 March 2017 – Sanlam Cape Town Marathon organisers today announced it has been awarded IAAF Gold Label Status. “A first for Africa, and with less than 35 IAAF Gold Label status marathons internationally, this is a huge honour and achievement,” […]

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ENTRIES OPEN FOR 2017

 Cape Town, 7 February 2017 –Entries open today! This year’s Sanlam Cape Town Marathon takes place on the weekend of the 16 and 17 September. An opportunity for participants from both South Africa and around the world to run through the beautiful city of Cape Town, this iconic city marathon brings with it prize money in […]

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SANLAM CAPE TOWN MARATHON  – OUR TRIP TO PARIS WINNERS

We are delighted to announce the winner of our all-expenses paid trip to the 2017 Paris Marathon as 21-year-old Aaron Adams. We at Sanlam Cape Town Marathon, along with SANLAM & Asics, are delighted to announce that Capetonian Aaron Adams and his best friend will travel to Paris to compete in the 2017 Paris Marathon. […]

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NEGEWO BREAKS SOUTH AFRICAN ALL-COMERS RECORD IN CAPE TOWN

Asefa Mengstu Negewo of Ethiopia shattered the long-standing South African all-comers record in the marathon to highlight the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, on Sunday (18). The 31-year-old clocked 2:08:42 to knock more than a minute from the previous fastest performance run on South African soil, David Tsebe’s 2:09:50 set […]

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SANLAM CAPE TOWN MARATHON SUBSTITUTIONS – OPEN TILL 2 SEPTEMBER 2016

SUBSTITUTIONS: No substitutions will be processed after 12:00 on the 2 September 2016. No refunds will be processed. PROCEDURE: Email info@capetownmarathon.com with your confirmed reference number and full details of person that is taking over your entry (Name, surname, ID, email address, cell number).   DOWNGRADES (MARATHON to 10KM): No downgrades will be processed after […]

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