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Prize Purse announced for 2017 FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN

Road runners have been given an added incentive to put in the extra training with the announcement of a R200 000.00 prize purse for the 2017 edition of the Cape’s most loved 12km road race, the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN.
Seen here:  Elite Men’s leaders during the inaugural FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Cape Town (South Africa) – Road runners have been given an added incentive to put in the extra training with the announcement of a R200 000.00 prize purse for the 2017 edition of the Cape’s most loved 12km road race, the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN.   “We are excited to announce the prize purse for the 2017 FNB Cape Town ...

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Sanlam Cape Town Marathon awarded IAAF Gold Label Status

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Cape Town, 7 March 2017 – Sanlam Cape Town Marathon organisers today announced it has been awarded IAAF Gold Label Status. “A first for Africa, and with less than 35 IAAF Gold Label status marathons internationally, this is a huge honour and achievement,” comments race director Janet Welham. Says Yegs Ramiah, Chief Executive of Sanlam Brand, “Three years ago, we ...

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Cell C Day Of Races open entries

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Celebrating its 2nd anniversary in 2017, entries are now open for both Cape Town and Johannesburg’s most exhilarating 5km road race, the Cell C Day Of Races powered by Reebok. According to Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports, the event is accessible to runners of all capabilities. “The Cell C Day Of Races promotes the shorter distances, specifically 5km ...

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FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN proudly supports two local charities

Celebrating its 3rd anniversary in 2017, the organisers of the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN are proud to continue supporting two local charities:  Die Burger Kersfonds and The Cape Of Good Hope SPCA.  When entering online, runners can choose to support either or both the FNB Cape Town ONERUN Charities.  Seen here:  A SPCA supporter with her four-legged companion at the 2016 FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Cape Town (South Africa) – Celebrating its 3rd anniversary in 2017, the organisers of the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN are proud to continue supporting two local charities: Die Burger Kersfonds and The Cape Of Good Hope SPCA. “We are excited to announce that as a result of the exceptional support received from entrants in 2016, we were able to ...

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Entries open for the iconic FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN

Entries are open for the 2017 FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN.  A bucket list for runners, walkers and overall fun seekers, the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN celebrates all that is Cape Town – the vibe, the city and the people!  Seen here:  Runners in action during the 2016 FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg

Cape Town (South Africa) – Entries are open for the 3rd annual FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN. A bucket list for runners, walkers and overall fun seekers, the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN celebrates all that is Cape Town – the vibe, the city and the people! “Cape Town is one of the most beautiful cities in the world,” says ...

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25 000-strong field to contest three races through iconic township

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It’s all systems go for a bigger and better Old Mutual Soweto Marathon, says race director Danny Blumberg. Blumberg, who has took over this year as race director, has said the race organisers’ ambition is to have it regarded as Africa’s version of the New York City Marathon. He has been concentrating on “ticking the boxes” required to deliver an ...

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Sanlam extends partnership with Cape Town Marathon

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The Sanlam Cape Town Marathon has received a major boost, with Sanlam announcing it will extend its sponsorship of the event for another three years. Says Yegs Ramiah, Chief Executive of Sanlam Brand: “Running is the fastest growing sport in the world, and this is in no small part because it is such an inclusive sport – accessible to people ...

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