2022 Cape Town Marathon News

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Chaeli’s Journey to the Start

Adapt and overcome. “Often the biggest challenge is getting to the start.” Chaeli Mycroft is no stranger to adversity and…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

Jun. 27, 2022
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Your Technical Marathon Race T-shirt, brought to you by adidas

Thanks to our Technical Partner, adidas, we’ve got something special waiting for you at registration. Every marathon runner will receive…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

Jun. 27, 2022
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Elite athlete wheelchair race Ambassador – Ernst Van Dyk

Ambassador. Paralympic Gold Medalist. 12 Time Abbott World Marathon Majors Champion. Order of Ikhamanga recipient for exceptional achievement. 2006 Prestigious…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

Jun. 24, 2022
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Track Thursdays this week – 30 July, 5pm to 6pm

It’s time to get your Sanlam Cape Town Marathon training on track! In our pursuit to become Africa’s 1st Major,…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

Jun. 20, 2022
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First-time female Marathoner campaign by adidas

We all know that when we put our minds to it, Impossible is Nothing. This year, our technical partners, adidas…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

Jun. 15, 2022
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Lydia Simiyu hopes to become an African Champion

The Sanlam Cape Town Marathon 2021 marked elite Kenyan-runner, Lydia Simiyu’s, debut marathon race. Only 25 years old, Lydia shares…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

Jun. 15, 2022
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All proceeds from entries received on the 1st of June

In our most recent collaboration with Primedia, we’re excited to announce that all proceeds from entries received on the 1st…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

May. 31, 2022
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Why Run For The Oceans?

The Run for The Oceans Challenge by adidas and Parley In line with the Sanlam Cape Town Marathons sustainable campaigns,…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

May. 18, 2022
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Did you miss our first Roadshow of 2022?

Have a look to see what transpired at our first roadshow of 2022. The Sanlam Cape Town Marathon team presented…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

May. 13, 2022
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adidas outlines its commitment to running at the 1st Sanlam Cape Town Marathon race update of 2022

25 March 2022 New technical sponsor adidas, hosted the first race update of 2022 at its new V&A Waterfront store…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

Mar. 25, 2022

2021 Cape Town Marathon News

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Some big changes are on the way.

Get ready for a brand-new route this New Year. We’re on our way to reaching Abbott World Marathon Majors status…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

Dec. 15, 2021
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We’re en route to the Abbott World Marathon Majors.

The Sanlam Cape Town Marathon is in the running for Abbott World Marathon Majors status. To kick off this incredible…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

Dec. 15, 2021
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Mother City ready to roll out blue carpet for Sanlam Cape Town Marathon

(Cape Town, 11 October 2021) – Mass participation sport is back. The City of Cape Town will roll out the…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

Oct. 11, 2021
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Sanlam Cape Town Marathon marks return to mass participation events

The Department of Sport, Arts and Culture has given the organisers of the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon approval to stage…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

Sep. 15, 2021
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Mokoka, Steyn headline 2021 Sanlam Cape Town Marathon Field

Course Record Holder and 2018 winner, Stephen Mokoka and SA Marathon Record Holder, Gerda Steyn were unveiled today as the…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

Sep. 15, 2021
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Sanlam Cape Town Marathon announced as an Abbott World Marathon Majors Candidate

The Sanlam Cape Town Marathon has officially been confirmed as an Abbott World Marathon Majors (AbbottWMM) candidate race – the…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

Aug. 24, 2021
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Planning full steam ahead for Sanlam Cape Town Marathon – with major safety adjustments

The organisers of the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon have confirmed that the planning for the event is full steam ahead…

Cape Town Trail Marathon

Aug. 10, 2021