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Easter is marathon time in Cape Town when the Two Oceans Marathon takes place and the city comes to a standstill. Runners from all over the world attend the Two Oceans Marathon for two reasons; because it’s possibly the most scenic marathon route in the world and it’s a festive but challenging run. A number of events are planned over 2 days that begin on the first day with trial runs of 12km and 24km distances over a course routed along the southern slopes of Table Mountain. Participants are required to carry their own water and energy food. Various fun runs are arranged on the same day and at different venues. A short 5km International Friendship Run is hosted for international visitors to experience Cape Town before taking part in the main race.
The two main races are run on the second day, namely a 56km ultra-marathon and a 21km half-marathon. The 56km route begins... Show more
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