STBB Red Hill Marathon and Classic – 2019Qualifier 

January 26, 2019

January 26, 2019

5:30 To 10:30

Fish Hoek Athletics Club, 20th Avenue, Cape Town, South Africa

5km Fun Run - R30 , 36.2km – Licensed R140 , 42.2km – Licensed R140 , Temp. License - R65


Event Description

The STBB Red Hill Marathon takes place on the 26th of January 2019, starting from Fish Hoek Athletic Club. Distance options: 5km fun run, 36.2km & 42.2km.

Red Hill Marathon & Classic Route: Both races will proceed from Fish Hoek AC along Kommetjie Road to Kommetjie, up Slangkop, through Misty Cliffs and Scarborough to the Perdekloof intersection. The 36.2km Classic will fork to the left up Red Hill. The Marathon will fork to the right and follow a 6km loop towards Cape Point returning to the Perdekloof intersection where it re-joins the Classic up Red Hill. Both races are then run over Red Hill, down towards Simonstown Main Road and back through Glencairn before winding through Fish Hoek and finishing on the field at FHAC.


This is a Qualifying Event for Comrades and Two Oceans

Distances & Entry Fee:

5km Fun Run – R30

36.2km – Licensed R140

42.2km – Licensed R140

Temp. License – R65

Closing date for on-line entries: Friday 18th January

Late Entry

Note: Late entries at registration cost R10.00 more than on-line entries!

Start & Finish Venue: Fish Hoek Athletic Club, 20th Avenue, Cape Town, South Africa

Start Time:  05h30

Discipline: Road Running

Cut Off Times

Cut-off at 27/33km mark is 4 hours. Official cut-off for both races is 5 hours

Number Collection / Late Entries:

  • Thursday 24 January Sportsmans Warehouse Tokai 15h00-18h00
  • Friday 25 January Fish Hoek Athletic Club 17h00-19h00
  • Saturday 26 January Fish Hoek Athletic Club 04h30-05h15

Medals: The first 2250 runners to cross the finish line before cut-off receive medals.

Also: Bay Primary School 5km Fun Run at 7am Cost: R30 Enquiries: 021 782 2065 / Entries on the morning from 6.00am

Permanent numbers: If qualifying for a permanent number in this year’s race (after completing 9 Red Hills – regardless of which distance), please send us an e-mail, to be received by Monday 21st January 2019, listing your name, e-mail address, telephone number, club and the years, distance and approximate finishing times. No applications will be considered on the day. Please send the e-mail to

Great Grand Masters (70+) enter free of charge.

Tee Shirts: Orders for Tee-shirts close on the 29th of November 2018. All Tee-shirt orders must be paid in full by the 5th of January 2019.


Note: Entries not paid by the 20th of January 2019 will be cancelled.


This is a #RunClean race. Anyone caught littering will be disqualified


Fish Hoek Athletic Club

How to Register?

Online entry with . Note: No admin fee charged for on-line entries

Contact Information

FHAC race office

021 785 2581 (after 6pm Wed / Fri)

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2 Reviews

  1. Week Ahead - 7 to 13 Nov 2016 - Running Races
    Week Ahead - 7 to 13 Nov 2016 - Running Races

    […] marathon I am training for is the Red Hill Marathon which takes place from Fish Hoek, Cape Town on a circular route around the southern tip of the […]

    November 7, 2016 at 8:56 pm
  2. theCapeRunner (Listing owner)

    This is a tough marathon, two notable climbs with the major one over Red Hill from Scarborough to Simon’s Town.

    January 25, 2017 at 12:24 pm Log in to reply.

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