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week SCHEDULE

  • Tuesday 26 November

    • Come join us as we do what we do every Tuesday…Tuesday Trails. An hour run with the locals, and a beer in the parking area afterwards.

  • Wednesday 27 November

    • Table Mountain recce: run

      • We’ll go up the cable car and then folow the route to Constantia Nek. A very relaxed morning on the mountain, with lots of route knowledge as race experience to learn from. Lunch in Hout Bay will be folowed by a visit to the Llandudno aid station and Sandy Bay walk to view Suther Peak. Partly a chance to get on the course and ask us race strategy questions, and partly just a fun day out making friends with runners from all over the world.

    • In the evening UTCT host a light social run from the race village to The President Hotel. Swim beer and pizza follows. There is no pressure to join, but we will get you to the meeting point if you are keen.

  • Thursday 28 November

    • Cape Peninsula Tour with UTCT recce:

      • We’ll show you the incredible Chapmans Peak Drive, part of the Two Oceasn Ultra Marathon every year, take you to the famour Penguin colony at Boulders, and lunch in a working harbour in Kalk Bay.

      • We have some other interesting options lined up, particularly for friends returning to UTCT

      • You will get a good sense fo the second half the race route on our way back to the hotel, to relax a bit before the evening at the Race Village

  • Friday 29 November

    • For those who have only just arrived in Cape Town, we’ll run the Cape Peninsula Tour again, as well as a low key Table Mountain route recce with limited distance.

    • We don’t want you on your feet too much, or in a bus for too long though, so we’ll keep the day short and ensure you have chill time at the hotel.

  • Saturday 30 November

    • 100, 65 and 35km Race Day, so no sightseeing experiences on offer. We’ll assist non-runners who would like to move around the course supporting their specifc runner.

  • Sunday 1 December

    • 21km race day, Prize Giving and After Party. All sorted.

  • Monday 2 December onwards

  • If you are keen to stay in Cape Town or go directly on Safari, we will arrange everything for you, your family or group.  

  • Cape Town day options include:

    • Lions Head morning kick start or sunset Experience

    • Day safari at Aquila Game Reserve

    • Sunrise paddle in Table Bay

    • Swimming with seals in Hout Bay

    • Clifton Beach or Table Mountain Sunrise yoga

    • Helicopter flight over the route