Category - Charity

Cape Town Big Walk

Become a Sponsor Sponsorship provides companies the opportunity to:

  • Reinforce brand image with the loyal sports-minded public
  • Increase image awareness and name visibility for services and products
  • Generate goodwill throughout City of Cape Town and the greater running/walking community

There are three tiers of sponsorship for the Big Walk: Principal

  • Inclusion in advertising and publicity campaign
  • Extensive branding opportunities
  • Entitlement to naming rights of the event
  • Signage along the route on race day
  • Advertising and promotion rights
  • VIP hospitality
  • Ability to use the Big Walk logo for marketing needs
  • Customized on-site marketing or sampling program
  • Exhibition space at the expo

Signature

  • Entitlement to a special “signature” event
  • Branding opportunities
  • Select advertising and promotion with the event
  • Signage along the route on race day
  • VIP hospitality
  • Ability to use the Big Walk logo for marketing needs
  • Customized on-site marketing or sampling program
  • Exhibition space at the expo
  • Category exclusivity

Supporting

  • Ability to use the Big Walk logo for marketing needs
  • Customized on-site marketing or sampling program

All sponsorships are customized based upon sponsor objectives. If your organization is interested in sponsoring the Big Walk contact us for more information.

The Course :

When? 10:00am
Where? UCT Rugby Fields, Rondebosch
The walk starts at UCT and makes its way down the Main Road to the Finish carnival area of St. Georges Grammar School
Profile: Flat

CUT-OFF TIME:12h30 @ Finish line St George’s Grammar School

The 10Km

When? 08:00am
Where? Grand Parade, Cape Town City
The 10km route makes its way through the Cape Town City and the Company Gardens. Walkers can enjoy a scenic walk of attractions that Cape Town has to offer. The route passes Parliament into Roeland, towards Keizergracht into the Main rd and to the finish.
Profile: Flat

CUT-OFF TIME:12h00 @ St George’s Grammar School

The 11km

When? 07:30
Where? NY149 Sports Fields, Gugulethhu
The 11km route starts at Bonga Primary School, makes its way into Ny1 Road takes a left into Klipfontein Road. The route continues straight down Klipfontein Road into the finish area.
Profile: Flat

CUT-OFF TIME:16h30 @ St George’s Grammar School

The 15km

When? 06:30
Where? Sea Point
The 15km starts at Sea Point (next to swimming pool parking lot) and meanders via the promenade, past the lighthouse through the Green Point Urban Park and follows the Fan Walk, then onto Main Road and down to the finish area.
Profile: Flat

CUT-OFF TIME:16h30 @ St George’s Grammar School

The 13Km

When? 07:30am
Where? Cnr Main Rd and Zwaans Rd, Retreat
The 13km route starts in Retreat and makes its way north up the Main Road towards Mowbray, then takes a right turn and makes its way onto the N2 before turning left onto Liesbeek Parkway and to the finish area.
Profile: flat

CUT-OFF TIME:12h30 @ St George’s Grammar School

The 20km

When? Milnerton (Opp) Woodbridge Island

Walkers continue all the way down Otto Du Plessis along the Bicycle lane towards Paarden Eiland ,At car sales (Steven Johnson Motors) turn left and right into the service road adjacent to Marine Drive.Continue on service road until intersection of Paarden Eiland road and Turn left onto the BRT lane towards Oswald Pirow .Continue on Oswald Pirow towards Keizergracht , Left into Searle St, ( Underpass N2), Right into Upper Warwick St, Left into Woodlands Rd, to Sir Lowry Rd. Left and along Sir Lowry-Victoria- Main Rd to N2 ,Down N2 on ramp and into the finish area.

Profile: Flat

CUT-OFF TIME: 16h30 @ St George’s Grammar School

The 25km

WHEN? 8:30am
WHERE? Fish Hoek Beach
This route that has proved to be very popular. The course starts in Fish Hoek and follows a picturesque seafront trail to Rhodes High School via Main Road, Lower Main and Station Road. The 25km distance also forms part of the timed routes, so you can pace yourself or test your skills against friends. Other timed routes include the 30km, 50km and 80km.
PROFILE: Undulating with an uphill final sector

CUT-OFF TIME: 13h00 @ Muizenberg, 16h00 @ 16h30 @ St George’s Grammar School

The 30km

WHEN? 9:00am
WHERE? Long beach, Simon’s Town
If you want the spray of the ocean on your face and the smell of the sea in the air then you need to look no further than the 30km route, which sets off from Long Beach Simon’s Town. The course moves through Glencairn, Fish Hoek, Kalk Bay, Muizenberg and Kirstenhof, meeting up with the 15km route along Main Road to also finish at Rhodes High School.
PROFILE: Undulating with an uphill final sector

CUT-OFF TIME:13h00 @ Muizenberg, 16h30 @ St George’s Grammar School

The 50km

WHEN? 6:15am
WHERE? Fish Hoek Beach
This route is for serious walkers only. It winds its way from Fish Hoek Beach opposite the restaurant, along the Main Road past Glencairn Heights down the Peninsula through Simon’s Town where it turns around on Main Road near to Millers Point, to back track all the way to the finish at Rhodes High School again on the Main Road.
PROFILE: Undulating with a tough mid sector

CUT-OFF TIME:13h00 @ Muizenberg, 16h30 @ St George’s Grammar School

The 80km

WHEN? 3:45am
WHERE? Rhodes High School, Mowbray
The 80km is recommended for dedicated and trained walkers only and sets off with the sparrows. This grueling route winds its way down the Peninsula past Simon’s Town to a turnaround point near Millers Point, then makes its way back to the Rhodes High School for a much-deserved finish.
PROFILE: Undulating with tough mid sector

CUT-OFF TIME:13h00 @ Muizenberg, 16h30 @ St George’s Grammar School

DON’T FORGET

All the routes have regular refreshment stations offering ice-cold Coca Cola, Powerade and water to help keep your stamina up. Medi-Clinic will provide First Aid along the route.