Notice is hereby given that the following roads will be closed on Easter Saturday 4 April 2015
START TIME: 21.1KM = 06H00
Between Klipper Rd and Letterstedt Road, Claremont
04h00 - 06h45
Between Main Road and the M3 NB: There will be no access to the M3 via Protea Road & Newlands Road
05h30 - 06h45
Between Spaanschemat River Road & Edison Road
05h30 - 08h00
Spaanschemat River Road
From Doorddrift Road to Ladies Mile Extension
05h30 - 08h00
Ladies Mile Extension
Between Spaanschemat River Road & Constantia Main Road
06h00 - 08h00
Parish Road, Constantia
06h15 - 08h30
Southern Cross Drive
From Hermina Ave to Rhodes Drive
06h15 - 09h00
From ConstantiaNek to Canterbury Road Circle
05h30 - 13h00
From Canterbury Road Circle to Union Ave Traffic may only travel south. Runners will be in lane heading towards Cape Town (their left). Please note: Kirstenbosch Gardens & Restaurant will be accessible to the public
06h30 - 14h00
Residents in the following areas are requested not to park along the route and to use alternative side streets for the duration of the race:
Between Klipper and San Souci Roads
Protea Road from the Main Road to Edinburgh Drive (M3)
Come and support the world’s most beautiful marathon:
So you’ve agreed to second and support your significant other, friend, brother, sister, mom, dad as they run the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon. We’ve put together a list of things to help you make the most of this experience and to help you be the best supporter out there. Cape Town residents and visitors to the city for the Easter weekend are encouraged to come along and support the runners as well. The following spots have been identified as spectator “hot spots” and are great for watching the race and taking in the breathtaking views that Cape Town has to offer:
Main Road – Lakeside
Fish Hoek – Kommetjie Road
Silvermine Road intersection
Noordhoek Village – start of Chapman’s Peak
ConstantiaNek – (Nedbank hosts Green Mile with five entertainment hot spots)
Cecelia Forest – along Rhodes Drive
Union Avenue towards UCT.
Other things that may interest you
Old Mutual Two Oceans Fun Run/Walk:
Those not doing the ultra or the half marathon can enter the Old Mutual Two Oceans Fun RunWalk. These take place on Good Friday 3 April 2015 at the UCT Sports Grounds commencing from 11 in the morning. Participants can enter the 56m nappy dash (for kids 3 years and younger), a 300 m Toddlers’ Trot (for kids between ages 4 to 7 years), 2.5 km or 5 km run/walk. There are plenty of lucky draw prizes up for grabs, as well as fun and games for the children on the UCT sports fields.
Catch all the race action live on SABC 2:
The world’s most beautiful marathon, the Old Mutual Two Oceans marathon, will be broadcast live on SABC 2 on race day. The ultra marathon starts at 06:30am and the half marathon starts at 06:00am, with the live broadcast getting underway at 06:25am as well. The event will be televised until 11:00am.
Tog bags are stored in the Tog Bag Facility at the bag owner's risk.
A Tog Bag Facility will be available suitably signaged on the day of the race in one of the tents at the UCT fields. Runners can also make use of the Tog Bag Trucks that will be available at the start in Dean Street. Your tog bags will be taken back to the Finish Venue.
Runners must ensure that their bags are labeled with their names on the label provided at these trucks. Every care will be taken to ensure that the bags are safeguarded. However, runners are advised not to leave expensive or valuable items in their bags, as the organisers cannot accept responsibility for any losses.
It is imperative that runners fill in the medical information on the back of their race number. Should a runner require hospital treatment, he/she will be charged according to the hospital tariff rate.
Memorise this number in the case of a medical emergency. Information relating to runners who have been admitted to the Medical Tent will be available at the Information Tent next to the finish. More info on the medical stations on our separate Medical Station section on the website. There will be a number of rubbing stations on the route.
Parking at UCT and near the start is limited. Runners are advised to share lifts to the start and to be dropped off within walking distance. Some of the schools near the start will provide parking. The "Jammie Shuttle" bus service will take runners back to the parking areas at the start free of charge. These will leave from 10:00 onwards from the UCT Indoor Sports Centre.
Click here to see some of our dedicated parking spots