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Sports Events in Cape Town

Cape Argus Cycle Tour, Cape Town, March
The largest timed cycling event and certainly one of the most beautiful cycling races takes participants on a scenic route around the peninsula.

ABSA Cape Epic, Western Cape, March
The Cape Epic is one of the toughest and most beautiful mountain bike races around. The riders face 900km of stunning scenery and finish on a wine estate close to Cape Town.

Two Oceans Marathon, Cape Town, April
This scenic 56km-run attracts some 20,000 participants and takes the runners along the beautiful coastline of Cape Town. Chapman’s Peak is the highlight of this ultra marathon.

Gun Run, Cape Town, October
The Gun Run is a popular half-marathon that takes participants along the Sea Point promenade, the Waterfront and through Cape Town’s city centre. Participants can enter either the 21km half-marathon or the 10km or 5km runwalks.

Discovery Cape Times Big Walk, Cape Town, November
The Big Walk is more than just a day of exercise. The proceeds of this year’s charity event will benefit The Steenberg Foundation and the Red Cross Society. Choose between distances of 80km, 50km, 30km, 25km or 20km and do some good, exercise and make friend with your fellow walkers.