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Road Closures for 21km

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Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon 21km Road Closures

Notice is hereby given that the following roads will be closed on Easter Saturday 26 March 2016.



  • A-C: 05:50
  • D: 06:00
  • E: 06:10




Main Road, Newlands Between Klipper Rd and Letterstedt Road, Claremont 03h30 – 06h45
Protea Road Between Main Road and the M3 NB: There will be no access to the M3 via Protea Road & Newlands Road 05h30 – 06h45
Paradise Road Protea Road to Edinburgh Drive 05h30 - 06h45
M3 Southbound From Princess Anne Ave to Ladies Mile 05h30 – 08h00
Kendal Road 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 06h15 – 12h00
Parish Street, Constantia 06h15 – 12h00
Southern Cross Drive From Brommersvlei Rd to Rhodes Drive 06h15 – 12h30
Rhodes Drive Constantia Main Road to Canterbury Drive 05h30 – 13h00
Rhodes Drive Canterbury Drive to Union Avenue 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 -13h00
M3 – Union Avenue Rhodes Drive/Newlands Ave to UCT Left lane will be coned off for athletes, right lane will remain open at all times for motorists travelling towards Cape Town. Please drive cautiously. Please note – Rhodes Memorial Restaurant will be accessible to the public 06h30 – 14h00
Princess Anne Avenue Access to and from M3 Northbound closed 06h30 – 14h00

Notice is hereby given that the following roads will be closed on Good Friday 3 April 2015.

Spectators to please obey all officials and marshalls and be aware of traffic when supporting the runners. Do not stand in roadways where vehicles are travelling. 

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:

  • Main Road Between Klipper and San Souci Roads
  • Protea Road from the Main Road to Edinburgh Drive (M3) 


  • Traffic from Hout Bay will be directed in via Pagasvlei Road and Spaanschemat River Road to the M3 and Constantia Road and then to Claremont and Wynberg via Alphen hill Road (Victoria Hospital) between 05h30 and 08h00
  • Traffic to Hout Bay will be directed from Edison Road and Ladies Mile Roads to Spaanschemat River Road and Pagasvlei Road to Constantia Road between 05h30 and 08h00.

Please note that the M3 Northbound carriageway will remain open to traffic for the duration of the event. Vehicles will be restricted to the right lane between Rhodes Drive and UCT.

Delays can be expected for the duration of the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon. We appeal to motorists to avoid using roads leading to the race route. Please comply with the directions given by traffic officers and marshals. Road signs will be in place during the week prior to the race, advising motorists of the road closures.