A full 42.2km marathon race, 21.2km half marathon run and a 7.5km fun run is available. The marathon race route starts in the car park outside the banks/Ilala Lodge entrance, then crosses over the Vic Falls Bridge, briefly into Zambia offering the social runner some of the most spectacular scenery in Africa, the route continues through the Zambezi National Parkwith some great views of the river, and ends at the Victoria Falls primaryschool.
The Full Marathon is a ‘double loop’. There are plenty of water points along the way to keep you refreshed, and you may even get a glimpse of some
Besides the breath-taking landscapes, you will encounter on the marathon race there is plenty more to do and see in this amazing country. Known as the adventure centre of Africa, for good reason, the Victoria Falls has a wealth of activities available! Choose one of the standard travel packages, or tailor-make your own by combining the marathon race with some
rafting, canoeing, boat cruising, game viewing, an elephant back safari or even a bungee jump!
Safaris in neighbouring Botswana and Zambia are also available through Wild Frontiers the official organiser of the Victoria Falls marathon race. Wild Frontiers would be happy
to furnish you with details of travel packages in the surrounding region and make all your travel arrangements for you. In addition, there are daily flights from Johannesburg to the falls, which makes linking from international flights to the region easy.
NO ENTRIES ACCEPTED ON RACE DAY.
IMPORTANT: All Foreigners MUST BRING their PASSPORT DETAILS, or Zimbabweans may bring their ID Document to registration for the full and half marathon races. This is for Zimbabwe Immigration authorities who are allowing us to cross on to the Vic Falls Bridge
Local registration for all distances will ALSO take place at the KINGDOM HOTEL, Victoria Falls.
Friday 26 June – 10h00 – 17h30
Saturday 27 June – 10h00 – 17h30
Full Marathon – 42.2 km
Entry Fee: Zimbabwe Citizens : $10
Zimbabwe Residents /Botswana & Zambia Citizens : $20
All Others: $40
Start: in the car park opposite the banks and Post Office – 06:45
Half Marathon – 21.1km
Entry Fee: Zimbabwe Citizens : $10Zimbabwe Residents /
Botswana & Zambia Citizens : $20
All Others: $40
Start: in the car park opposite the banks and Post Office – 07:15
Fun Run – 7.5 km
Entry Fee: All runners : $3
Start:in the car park opposite the banks and Post Office – 08:15 and finishes at the school.