Voet van Afrika Marathon
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The toughest race with the warmest heart!

From : October 13 2018 06:00

To : October 13 2018 19:00

The Voet van Afrika Marathon will be running for the 40th time this year, and the original voet route is back. We are proud and super excited to have the 40th Voet van Afrika Marathon. Join in on this well-loved community event!

Click on 'More Info' below to find out more about the race and how to enter.

More Info
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More Info
  • Online: here Closing date 30th September 2018 midnight.
  • Fax: completed entry form and deposit slip to 021-510 7230. Closing date 23th September 2018.
  • In store: Deliver your entry form and cash to the cashier and you will receive two proof of payments.  Attach one to your entry form and keep the other as proof of payment.  Bring this along to number collection.  You can enter at Sportsman Warehouse Rondebosch, Tyger Valley, Canal Walk, Somerset Mall.  Closing date 23th September 2018.

If you run your 10th half or full marathon you qualify for a permanent number, please indicate it on your entry form.

 42.2KM

  • Start at 06:00 on the Elim road, at the farm Mierkraal (±8.5km from Bredasdorp)
  • The first bus will depart at 04:45 from Bredasdorp Sports Grounds.
  • King of the Mountain:  first man at the water table next to the house on top of the mountain and to complete the race.
  • Last Runner Home:  last runner to reach the finish before the cut-off.
  • Participants must be 20 years and older.
  • First cut-off at the 21km mark (10km from the start) at 7:20.
  • Second cut-off in Napier at the “Bo-dorp Huisie” (16.5km to go) at 10:30
  • Third cut-off at the Stormsvlei turnoff (4.5km to go) at 11:30.  Final cut-off at 12:00.  Time Limit of 6 hours.
  • Race officials assisted by police and traffic officers will enforce the cut-off times.
  • Failure to obey the officials can result in disqualification and banning from future entry to the Voet.
  • Refreshment stations every 3km.
  • No late entries will be taken.
  • No secure parking is available at the start, please use the transport provided by the organizers.

21.1KM

  • Start at Grashoek at 07:30.  Transport to the start will depart from Bredasdorp Sport grounds at 05:45.
  • Final cut-off at 11:30.  Time limit of 4 hours.
  • Queen of the Mountain:  first lady at the water table next to the BM Ford water table at the 12.8 km to go mark and to complete the race.
  • Participants must be 16 years and older.
  • Walkers are welcome.
  • Refreshment stations every 3km.
  • No late entries will be taken.
  • No secure parking is available at the start, please use transport provided by the organizers.

 10KM

  • Start at Bredasdorp Police Station at 08:00
  • Final cut-off 10:00
  • Participants must be 15 years and older.  Juniors to wear a “J” category tag on the front and back in a visible position to qualify for age category prizes.
  • Juniors are those who are under the age of 20 on 31 Dec in the year of the competition.
  • Walkers are welcome.
  • All participants qualify for prizes (Temp and Club athletes).  No team prizes available in this race.
  • Refreshment stations every 3km.
  • Entries close Friday 12 October 2018 at 21:00
  • No entries will be taken on race day.

4KM FUN RUN/WALK

  • The race will take place on Friday 12 October 2018 at 18:00.
  • Entries will be taken from 15:00 until 17:45 on race day.
  • Entry fee R20 for all participants.
  • Registration, start and finish at Bredasdorp Sports Grounds.
  • Medals to the first 600 finishers.
  • Time limit of 1 hour.
  • You must be available at the prize giving ceremony to receive your prize.  No prizes will be forwarded by mail or bank deposits.
  • 2km, 21.1km and 10km prize giving start 15 minutes after marathon cut off time.
  • Only club members qualify for Team Prizes in 42.2km and 21.1km

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