Laingsburg Karoo Ultra Marathon – 2019

September 28, 2019

September 28, 2019

6:00 To 17:30

J.J Ellis Sports Ground, Meiring Street, Laingsburg, South Africa

5km fun - R20
12km – R65
21.1km – R75
80km - R110
Temp. License - R35


Event Description

The Laingsburg Karoo Ultra Marathon takes place on the 28th of September 2019, from JJ Ellis Sports Field (Laingsburg). Distance options: 5km fun run, 12km, 21.1km & 80km.

The 80 kilometre route is a difficult, hilly and naturally unspoilt. The route follows the N1 to Matjiesfontein and then on to Dwars-in-die-Weg. About 20 kilometres of the return journey is run on gravel roads. The closing stages of the race are fairly easy with most of the final 20 kilometres being gently downhill. The half marathon and 10 kilometre races are run on the Vleiland and Swartberg Roads.


This event is a qualifier for the Two Oceans and Comrades Marathon.

Distance & Entry Fee:
5km fun run – R20
12km – R65
21.1km – R75
80km – R110
Temp license – R35

Venue: JJ Ellis Sports Field, Meiring Street, Laingsburg

Start Time:
80km – 6 am
12km & 21.1km – 7 am
5km fun run – 9 am

Min Age:
5km fun run – 9yrs old
12km – 14yrs old
21.1km – 16yrs old
80km – 20yrs old

Cut-off Time:
12km runners/ walkers – 9 am/9:30 am
21.1km runners/ walkers – 10 am/10:30 am
80km – 5:30pm

Prize Giving:
5km fun run, 12km and 21.1km – 10:30 am
80km – 6pm


Registration (Collection of Race Numbers and IPICO Chips
10km / 21.1km / 80.0km Friday 27.09.2019 at Flood Museum from 18h00 -22h00
Late entries will pay R20 premium on advertised fee.
Late entries will be accepted on race day from 06:00 – 06:45. No late entries on race day for 80km.


Laingsburg Atletiekklub

How to Enter?

Closing date for online entries: 23h45 Tuesday 24 September and drop off entries till 17h00. Late entries taken on the day will attract an R20 premium on the advertised entry fee.

Online entry at

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