Infantry School Cango Marathon & Half 2018Qualifier 

February 24, 2018

February 24, 2018

6:00 To 11:30

Cango Caves, Oudtshoorn, South Africa

21.1km - R160* , 42.2km - R180*


Event Description

The Infantry School Cango Marathon is a road running event that takes place on 24 Feb 2018 in the South Western Districts region. The event has two distances the Marathon and the Half. 


This is a qualifying event for the Comrades and Two Oceans Marathon

Distances & Entry Fee:

*2017 prices

21.1km Half Marathon – R160*

42.2km Marathon – R180*

Closing date for entries

Wednesday, 7 February 2018. NO Late entries will be accepted.

Start Venue:

Marathon – Cango Caves

Half Marathon/Walk – Ou Tol

Finish Venue: Military Base Oudtshoorn Sport Ground

Start Time: 06H00

Discipline: Road Running

Race Rules are available here

4km Fun Run/Walk (R20) and 9.5km Trail Run (R100) on Friday, 23 February 2018 at 18:00, from Military Base Oudtshoorn Sport ground. On the day entries only. Lots of lucky draws!!!

Transport for the marathon to the Cango Caves at 04:00 sharp and half marathon to Ou Tol at 05;00 sharp, will leave from Infantry School Parade ground.
The 21,1 km walk and the 21,1 km starts at 06:00 from the Ou Tol.
The 42,2 km starts at 06:00 from the Cango Caves . All races will end at the Military Base Oudtshoorn sport ground.


How to Register?

Online Entries @ closes on 7 February 2018. No Late entries will be accepted.

Registration: All participants must collect race number bibs and Ipico chip (in need) at the Military Base Oudtshoorn Sport ground on Friday, 23 February 2018 between 15:00 and 22:00 or on Saturday 24 February 2018 at the different starting point’s between 04:45 and 05:50.

Contact Information

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