The 2020 event has been cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Cape Town, South Africa

17th - 18th October 2020

The World Athletics Gold Label race attracts 15,000 runners to the closed roads of Cape Town, South Africa.

As well as the marathon, there is also a 10km and 5km Peace Run as well as a 22km and 12km Peace Trail Run. It is a packed weekend with something for everyone.

The event is certified carbon neutral.

Race distances



World Athletics Gold Label

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