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Cape Town (South Africa) – Entries for the 2016 Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN will open on Sunday, 15 November 2015.

Celebrating everything Cape Town related – the vibe, the city and the people, the 2015 event cemented itself as a bucket list event for all runners, walkers and fun seekers. 

“We are capping the field at 15 000 entries for 2016 and encourage participants to enter early to avoid missing out,” says Sue Ullyett, Event Manager Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN.  “The support received for the inaugural event held earlier this year was incredible, with close to 10 000 participants taking part. There were just on 1 000 more women than men, with the biggest entry from the open category with just over 6 000 entrants.   The 30 – 35 age category boasted the most entries.   It will be exciting to see how these stats change in 2016.”


Starting at Woodbridge Island in Milnerton, the route follows the coastline through the Harbour, past key city landmarks and finishes at the Portside building in the heart of Cape Town.  The event attracts entrants from all walks of life that include local and international running champions, corporates teams and runners who put on fancy dress and enjoy the fun, party atmosphere on route.

Date: Sunday, 15 May 2016
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)

Online entries will open on Sunday, 15 November 2015 at 10:00.  Late entries WILL NOT be accepted after midnight on 01 May 2016.

Charity Support:  When 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.

Exciting News:  All 2015 participants will receive a free limited edition peak cap if they enter before Thursday, 31 December 2015.  The first 3 000 Absa clients to enter and pay using their Absa credit or debit card will receive their PUMA event t-shirt for free

Facebook:  Ctown12 / CapeofGoodHopeSPCA

Twitter:  @CTown12 / @SPCACape

Instagram:  CapeTown_12 / CapeSPCA

For more information on:  Die Burger Kersfonds email azelia.morkel@media24.com, Cape Of Good Hope SPCA visit www.spca-ct.co.za, Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN visit www.thecapetown12.com

About the Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN sponsorship:

The Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN race is sponsored by Absa Business.  The sponsorship forms part of the Bank’s ongoing strategy to support national and community events that have the potential to grow and inspire.  The Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN affirms our dedication to providing an experience that is beyond expectation, through sporting disciplines that advance our commitment to building, enduring and rewarding relationships across communities in which we operate.

ISSUED BY: Newsport Media
ON BEHALF OF: Absa Cape Town 12 ONERUN a Stillwater Sports Event

For further information contact Jacky McClean on 083 291 9283 or email jacky@newsportmedia.tv