2022 Sanlam Cape Town Marathon Results

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Cape Town Marathon

14 & 15 October 2023

Sanlam Cape Town Marathon

Get ready to join the ranks of elite runners worldwide at the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon, now an Abbott World Marathon Major candidate! As Africa's first World Marathon Major, this running festival is not to be missed. Whether you're tackling the Gold Label Status road marathon, the 10 km Fun Run or 5km Peace run, or one of the two incredible trails – the 46km Trail Marathon by Ryan Sandes or the 22km Trail – you'll be part of a historical event that showcases the beauty and diversity of Cape Town and its beautiful people.

Towards Africa’s 1st Major

Africa's first

Abbott World Marathon Majors Candidate

It’s time to show the world how we run a marathon in Africa.

We are on a mission to put Cape Town, the African continent, its iconic marathon champions and its magnificently diverse cultures on the world stage. Everyone is invited to the first Abbott World Marathon Majors Candidate Race.

This is your opportunity to push yourself and make your mark on the global running scene – sign up for the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon today!


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Africa’s most visited

and celebrated city.

Running the Cape Town Marathon is a unique way to experience the cultural highlights and the vibrant spirit of one of Africa's most visited cities.
Questions and Answers

For all athletes great and small.

The race is for athletes who aim to achieve fast times, and for first-timers who want to finish their inaugural marathon. Along the Cape Town city route, you will take in the famous natural and historic icons, Table Mountain and the ocean, as well as many of the city’s spectacular vistas and iconic attractions.

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