Running, cycling & sport
With so many sites to browse we've saved you time by putting together our own personal recommendations covering travel guides, things to do, eat/drink/dance, further-a-field and recommended accommodation.
Whatever and where-ever you end up we hope you have a great trip!
CAPE TOWN CYCLE TOUR
Annual event that started in 1978 - 35,000 lycra clad cyclists take over the city for a weekend in one of the most scenic cycle tours in the world. Competitive and casual enthusiasts follow a 100km+ circular route around the Cape Peninsula.
OLD MUTUAL TWO OCEANS MARATHON
...attracting over 27,000 entrants from around the world this marathon follows a beautiful 21 & 56km scenic route around the Cape Peninsula lined by spectators and ending at the University of Cape Town.
Cape Town and the surrounding area has a full calendar of runs catering for all shapes and sizes, distances and courses. There are walks, trail & road runs ranging from a couple of kilometers to full marathons.Race Calendar
NEWLANDS RUGBY CLUB
2nd oldest in the world it had a capacity of nearly 52,000 on match days. Newlands held its final game on 23 January 2021. Western Province Rugby has now moved to the Cape Town Stadium.