Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

The first Two Oceans Marathon was held in 1970 and the race was intended to be training for the Comrades Marathon. It has since grown and become known as the most beautiful marathon in the world. The race takes participants on a scenic run through Chapman's Peak, Hout Bay and Constantia Nek. This event is held in the Western Cape and is popular amongst both local and international athletes.

Presented by Nike, the well organized marathon attracts over 23 000 participants. The Ultra Marathon is a total of 56km and offers breathtaking views of both the Atlantic and Indian Oceans.

The race is run on the open road, but presents athletes with some challenges as they are faced with some difficult climbs. There is also a half marathon, which is 21km - for those who aren't quite ready to brave the 56km haul.

This is definitely an event not to miss out on, whether you're a runner or a spectator, a vibey atmosphere is guaranteed.

The Ultra Marathon starts at 6h30 on Saturday, 26 March 2016
The Half Marathon starts at  05h50 (A-C); 06h00 (D); 06h10 (E) on Saturday, 26 March 2016.

The Trail Run is on Friday, 25 March 2016 and will start at 07h00 (both 10km and 22km) 

For more information, visit: www.twooceansmarathon.org.za

Accommodation Near Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Keurboom Cottage

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Newlands

0.3km West of Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Keurboom Cottage is a self catering cottage and holiday home situated in the leafy suburbs of Newlands.

Sleeps: 14 in 3 units/rooms

Newlands Cottages

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Rondebosch

0.5km North West of Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Newlands Cottages consist of three attractively restored, self-catering cottages with small private gardens in the convenient Rondebosch area. Up to 14 guests can be accommodated.

Sleeps: 31 in 8 units/rooms

Hame Cottages

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Rondebosch

0.5km North West of Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Hame Cottages offers self-catering accommodation at its best - all units have been tasetfully decorated and restored with modern conviniences and secure living close to city, V&A Waterfront, excellent restuarants and shopping.

Abbadale

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Newlands

0.8km East of Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Abbadale B&B in Newlands, built in 1904, has five airy rooms upstairs, two with double beds and three with twin beds, all having tea and coffee making facilities and TV with MNET.

Sleeps: 4 in 2 units/rooms

Mulberry House

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Rondebosch

1.1km North East of Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Mulberry House is situated in the heart of Rondebosch with easy access to Cape Town Airport and the City centre freeway. It is walking distance to Newlands rugby and cricket grounds. Claremont shopping centre, Hospitals, the University and Kirsten...

The Drey Lodge

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Newlands

1.3km East of Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

The Drey Lodge is located in the quiet suburb of Newlands. It has four self-catering units which are self contained with their own entrance and secure on-site parking.

Sleeps: 4

Apartment 14 Herschel Court

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Claremont

1.3km South of Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Sunny, spacious and beautifully furnished, this self-catering apartment is in the heart of the Claremont which is a busy and vibrant suburb. Whether in Cape Town for business or leisure purposes, the apartment will cater for all your needs...

Sleeps: 4

Rondebosch Place

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Rondebosch

1.3km North of Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Rondebosch Place is a two bed-roomed, one bathroom self catering flat situated on the 5th floor in a secure apartment block in central Rondebosch with wonderful views, it is a spacious and light and bright flat.

Squirrel's Way Cottage

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Newlands

1.3km East of Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Squirrels Way offers three self catering cottages offering fully equipped family accommodation in the leafy suburb of Newlands in Cape Town. Each cottage has its own private entrance, security, mountain view and secure on site parking. Each fully ...

Graded:
Sleeps: 300 in 30 units/rooms

Little Scotia Guest House

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Rondebosch

1.3km North of Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Little Scotia offers 15 tastefully decorated guest rooms, each with en-suite bathroom. Amenities in each room are aimed at maximising convenience and comfort for the guest. An attractive pool area and well maintained gardens await you. Whether ...