Voet van Afrika

The toughest race with the warmest heart. 

Our Goal

The Voet van Afrika Marathon has one

goal: To make the toughest marathon 

with the warmest heart THE race of choice! 

This race is not only about competing; it’s about connecting with people and nature.


The race operates on these values:


Investing in our youth and development through skills training.


Presenting a world-class marathon to lure athletes from across the globe.


Developing honest relationships with partners.

Respecting all the elements of nature, and our wonderful Overberg environment.


Investing in our communities while seeking growth opportunities.

Building relationships with partners.

A Long History

The marathon and half marathon have a long history.



We work with vital partners and sponsors. 

Here are the companies and individuals who make this event possible. 


Resources for Runners


This year, you can register online through ChampionChip (www.championchip.co.za). Online entries close 30 September …

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What time does the full marathon start? The marathon starts at 06:00. Find our answers to frequently asked questions here …

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Going Green

The Voet van Afrika team takes this greening role seriously. Every year, we’ll implement more innovative green steps …

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What an amazing race. Will definitely return. Thank you Bredasdorp for your hospitality.

Tracey van Niekerk