Cape Town Sporting Events to go to This Year

We may not all be prestigious, world-class athletes or spend all of our spare time at the gym, but that doesn’t mean we don’t all love a little exercise action, especially when they take place at a wine farm!

We’ve put together a list of some exciting, fun, family-friendly (for the most part!) sporting events and activities around the Cape that you definitely don’t want to miss this year.

1. Discovery Retro Run:
a. When: 9 February 2019
b. Where: Cape Town Stadium Forecourt
c. Website: http://www.discoveryretrorun.co.za/

2. Run the Vines:
a. When: 15 February 2019
b. Where: Goederust Farm
c. Website: https://www.entryninja.com/events/event/42982-run-the-vines-13

3. Q-Square Valentine 10km Night Race:
a. When: 14 February 2019
b. Where: Q-Square Centre
c. Website: https://www.runnersguide.co.za/pages/calendar/60_days/60Days.aspx

4. Beaufort West Municipality Marathon & Half:
a. When: 16 February 2019
b. Where: TBA
c. Website: https://www.runnersguide.co.za/pages/calendar/60_days/60Days.aspx

5. Stanford MTB Classic:
a. When: 16 & 17 February 2019
b. Where: Hermanus
c. Website: https://www.entryninja.com/events/event/38862-stanford-classic

6. Cape Peninsula Marathon & Half:
a. When: 17 February 2019
b. Where: 42.2 – Green Point Main Road
c. Website: https://www.runnersguide.co.za/pages/calendar/60_days/60Days.aspx

7. Lifestyle Challenge:
a. When: 17 February 2019
b. Where: D’Aria Wine Farm
c. Website: https://www.entryninja.com/events/event/41422-lifestyle-challenge

8. Sanlam Cape Mile:
a. When: 17 February 2019
b. Where: Grabouw Country Club
c. Website: https://www.entryninja.com/events/event/36362-scm-2019

9. Outeniqua Wheelchair Marathon, Half & 10km Challenge:
a. When: 17 February 2019
b. Where: Mount View Resort
c. Website: https://www.runnersguide.co.za/pages/calendar/60_days/60Days.aspx

10. Neethlingshof Full Moon Run:
a. When: 19 February 2019
b. Where: Neethlingshof Wine Estate
c. Website: https://www.entryninja.com/events/event/36922-neethlingshof-full-moon-run

11. Spier Twilight Trail Run:
a. When: 22 February 2019
b. Where: Spire Wine Farm
c. Website: https://www.runnersguide.co.za/pages/calendar/60_days/60Days.aspx

12. Imbuko Big Five MTB Challenge:
a. When: 23 February 2019
b. Where: Imbuko Family Vintners outside Wellington
c. Website: https://www.entryninja.com/events/event/37042-imbuko-big-five-mtb-challenge

13. Harvest Trail Run:
a. When: 23 February 2019
b. Where: Simonsvlei Wine Estate
c. Website: https://www.runnersguide.co.za/pages/calendar/60_days/60Days.aspx

14. Infantry School Cango Marathon, Half & 9.5km Trail Run:
a. When: 23 February 2019
b. Where: Infantry School
c. Website: https://www.runnersguide.co.za/pages/calendar/60_days/60Days.aspx

15. Old Mutual 10km:
a. When: 23 February 2019
b. Where: Old Mutual Sports Grounds
c. Website: https://www.runnersguide.co.za/pages/calendar/60_days/60Days.aspx

16. Xterra Trail Run:
a. When: 23-24 February 2019
b. Where: Elgin Grabouw Country Club
c. Website: https://www.runnersguide.co.za/pages/calendar/60_days/60Days.aspx

17. Lighthouse 2 Lighthouse 2 Day MTB:
a. When: 23-24 February 2019
b. Where: Danger Point Lighthouse, Gansbaai
c. Website: http://www.cycleevents.co.za/mtb-events/lighthouse-2-lighthouse-2-day-mtb-2019/

18. Toyota Warrior Race:
a. When: 2 March 2019
b. Where: Maselspoort Resort, Bloemfontein
c. Website: https://warrior.co.za/event/2-2019/

19. 41st Annual Cape Town Cycle Tour:
a. When: 10 March 2019
b. Where: Cape Town | Starting at the Grand Parade
c. Website: https://www.capetowncycletour.com/lifecycle-week/ctct/

20. 2019 ABSA Premiership:
a. When: 16 March. 23 April, 8 May 2019
b. Where: Cape Town Stadium
c. Website: https://www.supersport.com/football/absa-premiership/fixtures

21. Sports & Events Tourism Exchange:
a. When: 10-12 April 2019
b. Where: CTICC
c. Website: https://10times.com/sete

22. Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon Expo:
a. When: 17-19 April 2019
b. Where: CTICC
c. Website: https://www.twooceansmarathon.org.za/

23. Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon:
a. When: 19-20 April 2019
b. Where: Cape Town
c. Website: https://www.twooceansmarathon.org.za/

24. Sanlam Cape Town Marathon & Expo:
a. When: 15 September 2019
b. Where: Cape Town City
c. Website: https://www.capetownmarathon.com/

25. “The Rock” MTB & Trail Run Festival:
a. When: 27-29 September 2019
b. Where: Paarl
c. Website: http://www.cycleevents.co.za/mtb-events/the-rock-stage-race-and-trail-run-fest-2019/

26. Gumtree World RX of South Africa:
a. When: November 2019
b. Where: Killarney Race Course
c. Website: https://wrxsa.co.za/

Need accommodation for any of these events, or know of any other exciting sporting events or activities to add to our list? Pop us a comment below!

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