Abbott World Marathon Majors
Africa’s our home.
This is our race.
to enter the 2022 Marathon
It's time to show the world how in Africa we run a marathon.
We made the announcement that will put Cape Town, the African continent, its famous runners and its magnificently diverse cultures on the world stage. And, everyone is invited to the 2022 Abbott World Marathon Majors Candidate Race.
For all athletes great and small.
The race 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.