Johannesburg City Marathon

Johannesburg Harriers Athletics Club present the annual Johannesburg City Marathon, which has also come to be known as the 'Race of Gold'. Participants can take on the 42.2km marathon, the 21.1km half marathon, or the 10km race.

This race event is an essential Comrades qualifier, or for those who have already qualified, serves as an excellent training preparation. Walkers are welcome on the half marathon and the 10km race but are strictly prohibited from the full marathon. All finishers within the 12pm cut-off receive a medal, whilst the top finishers are awarded cash prizes at the event prize giving.

Date: 24 March 2024

Time: Start time 5.30am (21.1km & 42.2km) & 7am (10km)

Price: R350pp (42.2km race) | R250pp (21.1km race) | R160pp (10km race) | R60 - R200 temp. license


Venue address: Kibler Park Recreation Centre, Peggy Vera Road &, Sunningdale Dr, Kibler Park, Johannesburg

Wheelchair accessibility: Yes

Accessibility details: Wheelchair athletes are allowed to participate with special permission from event organisers.


Tel: +27 72 679 0874

Email: admin@joburgharriers.co.za

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