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Cape Town (South Africa) – Entries are open for the 3rd annual Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN.

A bucket list for runners, walkers and overall fun seekers, the Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN celebrates all that is Cape Town – the vibe, the city and the people!

“Cape Town is one of the most beautiful cities in the world,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports.  “We are proud to host an event that both highlights and celebrates the city’s splendour.  The Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN attracts entrants from all walks of life including local and international running champions, corporate teams and runners/walkers who put on fancy dress outfits and enjoy the fun, party atmosphere on route.  We are excited to celebrate the 3rd running of the Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN in 2017.”


Starting at Woodbridge Island in Milnerton, the route follows the coastline through the Harbour, past key city landmarks, including Cape Town Harbour, Grand Parade and the V&A waterfront, before finishes at the Portside building in the heart of Cape Town.

Date: Sunday, 21 May 2017
Start Venue: Woodbridge Island, c/o R27 and Loxton Road, Milnerton (Cape Town)
Finish Venue: Portside Building, c/o Mechau and Bree Streets (Cape Town, CBD)
Entry Fee: Standard:  R160.00 (licensed runner) / R180.00 (unlicensed runner)
  Gold Package:  R670.00 (licensed runner) / R690.00 (unlicensed runner)

Online entries will open on Monday, 16 January 2017.  Late entries WILL NOT be accepted after midnight on Sunday, 07 May 2017.

Good News for licensed club runners:  If you enter before Sunday, 22 January 2017 you will pay R120 for a standard entry.

Standard Entry benefits include:

  • An Event performance tee
  • Absa buff
  • Timing chip
  • Finisher medal
  • Route entertainment
  • MyCiti Bus service to the start of the race
  • Tog bag drop at the start

Gold Package Entry benefits include:

  • Event performance tee
  • Absa Buff
  • Event peak cap
  • Timing Chip
  • Finisher medal
  • Route entertainment
  • MyCiti bus service to the start of the race
  • Exclusive access to the VIP area pre-race (refreshments and tog bag drop included)
  • Exclusive access to the VIP area post-race (massages, refreshments, ablution facilities and tog bag collection area)

Charity SupportWhen entering online, runners can choose to support either or both the Absa Cape Town ONERUN Charities:  The Cape Of Good Hope SPCA and Die Burger Kersfonds.

Facebook: Ctown12 / CapeofGoodHopeSPCA

Twitter: @CTown12 / @SPCACape

For more information on the Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN contact 074 927 4838, email entries@thecapetown12.com or visit www.thecapetown12.com

About the Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN sponsorship:

Absa Business is proud to be the title sponsor of the Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN.  This sponsorship forms part of our ongoing strategy to support local and community events that focus on healthy lifestyle and family involvement, and impact the environment they operate in positively. Road running is an inclusive sport that allows us to engage with a larger audience and support sporting disciplines that advance our commitment to building, enduring and rewarding relationships across communities in which we operate. The fresh and unique nature of the Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN is aligned to our belief in innovation; a belief that celebrates new ideas, fresh thinking and creating unique experiences.


ISSUED BY:                                           Newsport Media

ON BEHALF OF:                                  Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN a Stillwater Sports Event