Cape Town Festival of Running: 21.1km Classic

July 22, 2018

July 22, 2018

7:30 To 11:00

Sea Point Promenade, Sea Point, Cape Town, South Africa

21.1km - R90 , Temp licence: R40


Event Description

The Cape Town Festival of Running’s 21.1km Classic is run on a fast & flat course that takes place on the 22nd July 2018 at Sea Point Promenade. The event is organized by Hewat Athletic Club.

Whether you plan to attempt your first Half Marathon or smash your current 21km PB, this flat and easy route will spoil you with spectacular views and a fast finish. The unique loop format also makes for a spectator friendly route, so get your friends to cheer you on!

Distance & Entry Fee:

21.1km – R90

Temp licence: R40

Venue: Promenade in Sea Point opposite the SABC building

Start Time: 7:30am

Prize Giving: 11:30am

Discipline: Road Running


At the Race Marquee on the Sea Point Promenade, opposite the SABC building:

  • Friday 20 July 2018 from 15h00 to 20h00
  • Saturday 21 July 2018 from 10h00 to 17h00
  • Sunday 22 July 2018 from 05h30 to 07h00



The Route: The Half Marathon route starts on the Promenade in Sea Point opposite the SABC building. Runners proceed along the promenade in the direction of Sea Point pool until Arthurs Road, where they turn into Beach Road and head back towards Cape Town. At Rocklands Road, they do a U-turn and head out along Beach Road towards Camps Bay. The runners continue along Beach Road until the circle at the bottom of Queens Road, where they turn left, crossover Regent Street and up to Kloof Road. At Kloof Road they will turn right and continue along this road. Kloof Road merges into Victoria Road after Camps Bay High School and runners continue along this road towards Hout Bay. The turnaround point is after the 11km mark in Victoria Road. The runners will continue along Victoria Road and turn left into Seacliff Road and proceed down into Beach Road, Sea Point. Just past the pool, the runners will turn left onto the Promenade and head towards the Finish.

Medals for all finishers!


Race Rules


Hewat Athletic Club

How to Register?

Online entry here 

Contact Information


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