2022 RACE INFO

The Victoria Falls Marathon will be taking place on Sunday 3 July 2022, in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. The event will feature a 42.195 km full marathon, a half marathon 21.1 km, a Fun Run as well as a half marathon relay (10.5km x 2).

The Victoria Falls Marathon event is registered IAAF and AIMS, and has been measured under IAAF regulations.

ENTRIES

Entries on-line will open at 09h00 on Monday 27 March 2022, for the July 2022 event, however if you would like to plan ahead with your travel arrangements, contact reservations@wildfrontiers.com for a Race Travel package with a confirmed entry to your chosen distance.  If you would like to be kept informed of updates on the event, please sign up for our newsletter and you will be among  the first to know what’s happening!

TIME KEEPING

We operate an electronic time keeping system with instant results via the website.

PARTICIPANT CATEGORIES

OPEN – Full Marathon 20 yrs and older, male and female

OPEN – Half Marathon 18 yrs and older male and female

CORPORATE SPONSORS’ TEAMS – will be included in general results as well as on a separate result sheet.

HALF MARATHON RELAY* to be confirmed – 10.5km per participate.  16 years and older.

FUN RUN – No official results will be produced, ages 10 years and upwards if unaccompanied by an adult. Any age with adult supervision.

Whilst categories may be noted on the results there may not necessarily be any recognition or prizes on race day for categories indicated above.

IAAF rules will govern this event.

Travel Packages

Wild Frontiers are the official organisers of travel/tourism packages.  Their bookings terms and conditions apply.   Guests booking a full travel package will automatically have their entry fee included if they book with the official booking agent Wild Frontiers.  Non-runners are also catered for. Email: reservations@wildfrontiers.com.  A selection of packages are shown here.

We will be offering a range of hotels and guest lodges, transfers, and a variety of tours – with optional safaris in Zimbabwe and neighbouring countries.  Wild Frontiers can tailormake anything for individuals or running groups.

Zimbabwe has plenty of safari options – Hwange National park, Mana Pools, Gona-re-Zhou, Lake Kariba (houseboats) and Zambezi National park just outside Vic Falls town.  Enquire for options via reservations@wildfrontiers.com.

RESPONSIBILITY & JURISDICTION

Victoria Falls Marathon Club is responsible for arranging and providing the services during the marathon.

Wild Frontiers is responsible for tour packages purchased via their terms and conditions.

Victoria Falls Marathon Club and the customer expressly agree that the laws of Zimbabwe shall govern this agreement and any claim made.

VARIATIONS

While every effort is made to keep to all published itineraries, we reserve the right to make changes for your convenience. In some cases, weather conditions can necessitate an alteration in the event itinerary and this does not constitute any reason for refund. No refund for unused services will be considered. Victoria Falls Marathon Club reserves the right to correct printing errors or omissions at any time, unaffected portions will continue to remain valid.