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Chairman's Challenge 2019
Victoria Falls Marathon
The marathon provides a platform for both local and international runners to pit themselves against the best!
Mandela Day Marathon
A tribute to Mandela and a triumph of the human spirit.
Washie 100 Miler
Buffalo Road Runners And ELB Equipment Proudly Present The 42nd Washie 100
The Desert Ultra
Travel 250km through one of the world’s most ancient landscapes.
For Rangers Ultra
Travel Through multiple conservacancies teaming with wildlife and support the brave rangers who protect them.
Table Mountain Challenge
Table Mountain Challenge, we’re keeping the reverse route!
Windhoek Light Fish River Ultra
The Fish River Challenge is a non-stop self-supporting race whereby runners will be expected to complete the course in 24 hours.
Karkloof 100 Miler
It’s time to take on the 100 Mile challenge.
Ethiotrail is an international trail race organized in Ethiopia’s Great Rift Valley.
Run Wild
Tusk’s Safaricom Marathon allows participants from all over the globe to compete in an internationally
Kruger2Canyon Challenge
Kruger2Canyon – a two day stage trail running race near Kampersrus, Hoedspruit, Limpopo.
Wildcoast Run
Three days of running a wildcoast paradise
Lusaka Marathon
The Lafarge Lusaka Marathon is an initiative of the Lafarge Zambia PlC in Partnership with ZAA.
Sanlam Cape Town Marathon
The Sanlam Cape Town Marathon (42.2km) is a prestigious global city race open to a range of running enthusiasts.
Comrades Marathon
The Comrades Marathon is an Ultramarathon of 89 km which is run annually between Durban and Pietermaritzburg.
Ultratrail Raidlight Beachcomber
A 100 km race to run on your own or as a team of two!
Knysna Forest Marathon
A charity marathon in the Knysna Forest in South Africa
Salomon Bastille Day Trail Run
The Salomon Bastille Day Trail Run is a wilderness adventure, for which you need to be prepared – you have been warned!
The Beast Trail Run
The Beast Trail Run, 50km of tough Table Mountain trails!
Madagascar Ultra Trail
The Ultra Trail of 150km in 6 days is held during a week in northern Madagascar
Kilimanjaro Stage Run
The Kilimanjaro Stage Run is a challenging multi-day 260 kilometer exploration adventure run.
 Ultra Mirage© El Djerid
The Ultra Mirage© El Djerid (UMED) is the first 100km Ultra Trail taking place in the stunning Tunisian Sahara desert.
Merrell Whale of Trail
South Africa’s iconic five day Whale Trail hiking route is offered as a challenge to runners
Mauritius Marathon
A fantastic challenge which takes place in one of the most beautiful part of Mauritius!
Dodo Trail Run
A race allowing you to explore the peaks and tracks of Mauritius.
Ferney Trail
The CIEL Ferney Trail is one of the oldest and yet most favoured trail of Mauritius.
Namibia Crossing
Five days, two African countries, and ancient mountain wilderness
Salomon Magaliesberg Challenge
The Magaliesberg Challenge. Spend the whole day at Van Gaalen Cheese Farm.
Rhodes Run
The Rhodes Run, South Africa's iconic breathtaking trail run
Amazing Maasai Marathon
The Amazing Maasai Marathon is a unique event in the mountains of Maasai land in Laikipia
Ultramad Madagascar
UltraMad Madagascar 4 days ... 4 "marathons"! DARE The ultra ... sensational! Ultra Mad 2019 in Madagascar
 Mont-Aux-Sources Challenge
This prestigious 50km trail run takes place in the Royal Natal Park, part of the Ukhahlamba-Drakensberg.
Chairman's Challenge
A 400 km challenge in Botswana to run in 6 days from Shakawe to Ghanzi.
Uganda Marathon
One amazing week to challenge yourself & make a difference: 26th May – 2nd June 2019
The Big Five Marathon
The Big Five Marathon in South Africa is held among the wildlife of the African savannah.
Source of the Nile Trail
The Source of the Nile Trail Running Challenge is a prestigious race with the most stunning and scenic trail.
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