Voet van Afrika Marathon

The toughest race with the warmest heart!

Fri, 11/10/2019, 18H00 - Sat, 12/10/2019, 00H00

Join in on this well-loved community event! The Voet van Afrika Marathon is a test of mental and physical endurance, it is something different. The route is unique, taking you through farming areas, gravel road and jeep tracks across the mountain with fynbos views - the last stretch from Napier is on tar road to Bredasdorp Sports ground.

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

Contact Details

Info

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Business Information

Entries
  • Online: here Closing date 30th September 2019 midnight.
  • Fax: completed entry form and deposit slip to 021-510 7230. Closing date 23 September 2019.
  • 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 23 September 2019 for 42.2km and 21.1km. 10km can also enter at Bredasdorp Sports Grounds on 11 October 2019.

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

Race Information

Race Infomation 

42.2KM

  • Transportation will depart at 04:45 from Bredasdorp Sports Grounds.
  • Start at 06:00 on the Elim road, at the farm Mierkraal (±8.5km from Bredasdorp)
  • King of the Mountain: First man at the water table next to the FM tower on top of the mountain and to complete the race.
  • Time limit: 6 hours
  • Entries close 30 September 2019 - No late entries will be taken.
  • No parking is available at the start. Please use the transport provided by the organizers.

21.1KM

  • Transportation will depart at 05:45 from Bredasdorp Sports Grounds.
  • Start at Grashoek at 07:30
  • Queen of the Mountain: First lady at the B&M Ford water table at the 12.8km to go mark and to complete the race.
  • Time limit: 4½  hours
  • Entries close 30 September 2019 - No late entries will be taken.
  • No parking is available at the start, please use the transport provided by the organizers

10KM

  • Start at Bredasdorp Sports Grounds at 08:00
  • Juniors are between 15 years and older but under 20 years in the year of the competition. Participants must wear a “J” category tag on the front and back in a visible position. Juniors are those who are under the age of 20 on 31 Dec in the year of the competition.
  • Time limit: 2 hours
  • Walkers are welcome.
  • Entries close 30 September 2019 - No late entries will be taken.

MORE INFORMATION

  • Tog Bag facilities are available for 42.2km and 21.1km athletes to collect at the finish. Facilities are used at own risk.
  • Prize giving start 15 minutes after marathon cut off time. Only club members qualify for team prizes in 42.2km and 21.1km.
  • Results will be available on www.championchip.co.za

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