45th Buffalo Marathon & Half Marathon

February 18, 2018

February 18, 2018

5:30 To 11:30

Macleantown, Eastern Cape, South Africa


42.2km - R176 , 21.1km - R132

Event Description

The Buffalo Marathon takes place 18 February 2018 from N6 close to Macleantown (Border Region). Distance options: 42.2km & 21.1km.

Once A Buff, Always A Buff!


This event is a qualifier for Two Oceans & Comrades Marathons.

Distance & Entry Fee
Pre Entries (Closing 13 Feb 2018):
42.2km – R 176
21.1km – R 132

The 42.2km starts on the N6, 3km on the Stutterheim side of Macleantown.
The 21.1km starts at the marathon halfway (near Python Park) and both end at the Buffs Club.

Start Time: 42.2km: 05h30, 21.1km: 06h00

Late Entries:
Will be taken at registration on Saturday at 11am.
Late entry fee for Marathon – R320 and Half Marathon – R240 and NO T-shirts will be provided

Collection Of Race Numbers:
All entrants must collect their race numbers, T shirt, temporary numbers at registration between 11h00 and 19h00 at Buffs Club on Saturday 17th February 2018 and NOT at the start.
* Athletes have to pre pay for a temp licence. No sales at registration
* No queries will be attended to on race day.

Monies Not Refundable For Non-Participation In The Event For Whatever Reason.

Prize Giving:
Will be at approximately 11h30.
There will be lucky draw prizes and participants must have entered the event and be present at the prize-giving to claim.
Lucky Draw 10 x R100

Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals to category winners only.
Gold, Silver and Bronze medals only awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd lady and man in the half marathon.
Silver medals will be given to marathon runners finishing within 3 hours.
Bronze medals to the rest of the marathon finishers.

Pasta Supper:
At the club on Friday from 17h00 – 21h00 and on Saturday night 17h00 – 21h00

To The First 650 ENTRIES received in the marathon
And the first 650 ENTRIES for the half marathon.


How to Enter?

Online entry at EntryTime EnterOnline (closing date: 13 Feb 2018) 

Will be taken at registration on Saturday at 11am.
Late entry fee for Marathon – R320 and Half Marathon – R240 and NO T-shirts will be provided

Contact Information


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