Mandela Day Marathon

Starting times and venues: Mandela Capture Site, Imbali township, Pietermaritzburg; 42.2km: 7am; Marathon Halfway Mark (Hilliary Road, Hilton); 21.1km: 6:45am; Howick Sports Grounds; 10km: 7am. Description: Nelson Mandela made his last speech at Manaye Hall in Imbali in 1961 and was arrested in Howick before being incarcerated at Robben Island for 27 years. Given that […]

29 Jul 2015 / 0 comments.

Supa Mama Savages Half Marathon Challenge & 10km Run/Walk

Starting time: 21.1km & 10km: 6:30am. Pre-entries will be available but the website is yet to be decided. Pre-entries will close 16 August 2015. You can also enter on Saturday 22 August 2015, at the school from 9am – 4:30pm. No entries on race day.

29 Jul 2015 / 0 comments.

Merewent 10km Run/Walk

Flat and very fast. A lovely scenic run/walk along the tar road past the Bluff Bird Park. There will be a lucky draw after the race. Starting time: 10km: 7am. Enter on the day, from 5:30am.

29 Jul 2015 / 0 comments.

Women in Action Ladies’ 10km Challenge

Starting times: 10km: 8am; 5km Fun Run: 8:30am. Route description: Flat route through the suburbs. T-shirts to all finishers, lucky draw and category prizes. Pre-entries, at the BP Service station, near the stadium, and local sports stores, close 8 August 2015. You can also enter on the day, from 6am.

29 Jul 2015 / 0 comments.

The Longest Day 12-hour Track Race

The Longest Day will take place on Saturday 1 August 2015. This 12-hour track race starts at 7am and is run on the grass athletics track at Collegians Club, 381 Boshoff Street, Pietermaritzburg. Runners who complete a minimum of 80 km and walkers a minimum of 60 km are presented with a medal. Starting times: […]

29 Jul 2015 / 0 comments.

Umkhombe Trail Event

Starting times: 20km, 10km & 5km: 7am. More information, available on

28 Jul 2015 / 0 comments.

The Ngoje Trail Run

A long endurance type route that will take you along farm roads, ravine and rivers, single track, and over mountains offering spectacular views, so bring your camera! Pre-entries close on Thursday.

27 Jul 2015 / 0 comments.

Mandela Day Trail Run

Mandela Day Trail Run is a trail run covering 15km, 8km and 4km in KwaZulu-Natal, on 29 August 2015. Each distance is limited to 200 runners and entries will close when the races are full or on Wednesday 27 August at 5pm. 4KM: R60 8KM: R90 15KM: R120 Start Time: 06:30 (Reg from 5am) PLEASE […]

20 Jul 2015 / 0 comments.

Mandela Day Triathlon

Events: • 11am Start – Mini Triathlon – 200m Swim / 5km Cycle / 2.5km Run (Winner 11:40am) • 12pm Start – Sprint Triathlon – 600m Swim / 20km Cycle / 5km Run (Winner 1pm) • 1:30pm Start – Olympic Triathlon – 1.5km Swim / 40km Cycle / 5km Run (Winner 3:25pm) Registration Venue: Midmar […]

17 Jul 2015 / 0 comments.

Marriott Dargle Trails Festival

SAPPI forest trails, grassland, natural bush and open farmland. Single track and views of the Dargle Valley. There will be a jumping castle, pony rides and pre-booked nannies for the kids. Food and beverages will be on sale. There will also be a craftmarket. There will also be 45km, 21km & 6km MTB races, a […]

14 Jul 2015 / 0 comments.