Lace up in May: Exciting road and trail running events happening in Cape Town & Gauteng

Here’s your chance to get involved in some exciting Road […]

Here’s your chance to get involved in some exciting Road and Trail Running events in Cape Town and Gauteng

Looking for some exhilarating runs to challenge yourself and enjoy the beauty of South Africa’s landscapes? Cape Town and Gauteng have got you covered! From scenic trails to urban streets, there’s something for every type of runner. Plus, the commitment you make by entering these events can ignite your passion for running and keep you motivated to stay consistent with your training. Here’s a rundown of some upcoming events that you won’t want to miss:

1. **Sunday Run/Walk at The Barn**
– Date: 22nd May
– Location: Cape Town
– Event Link: [Sunday Run/Walk at The Barn](https://www.entryninja.com/events/80477-sunday-runwalk-at-the-barn?utm_source=trending&utm_medium=entryninja&utm_campaign=ninja-trending&utm_content=trending-event)
– Join fellow enthusiasts for a refreshing Sunday run or walk at The Barn. Whether you’re a seasoned runner or just starting, this event offers a welcoming atmosphere and a chance to connect with the local running community.

2. **TM Beast 2024**
– Date: 25 May 2024
– Location: Gauteng
– Event Link: [TM Beast 2024](https://www.entryninja.com/events/79032-tm-beast-2024?utm_source=trending&utm_medium=entryninja&utm_campaign=ninja-trending&utm_content=trending-event)
–  Get ready to tackle the beast! TM Beast 2024 promises an adrenaline-pumping obstacle course that will test your strength, endurance, and determination. Gather your friends and unleash your inner beast at this epic event.

3. **2-Day Trail Run: 12km Lekka Run**
– Date: 25 May 2024
– Location: Cape Town
– Event Link: [2-Day Trail Run: 12km Lekka Run](https://www.entryninja.com/events/79785-2-day-trail-run12km-lekka-run?utm_source=trending&utm_medium=entryninja&utm_campaign=ninja-trending&utm_content=trending-event)
– Embark on a two-day adventure through breathtaking trails in Cape Town. The 12km Lekka Run offers a perfect balance of challenge and enjoyment, allowing you to immerse yourself in nature while pushing your limits.

4. **TrailFun Autumn Series 2024**
– Date: 25 May 2024
– Location: Gauteng
– Event Link: [TrailFun Autumn Series 2024](https://www.entryninja.com/events/80231-trailfun-autumn-series-2024?utm_source=trending&utm_medium=entryninja&utm_campaign=ninja-trending&utm_content=trending-event)
– Explore the scenic trails of Gauteng with the TrailFun Autumn Series. Whether you’re a seasoned trail runner or new to the sport, these events offer a fun and inclusive environment for all participants.

5. **Dog Dash**
– Date: 25th May 2024
– Location: Cape Town
– Event Link: [Dog Dash](https://www.entryninja.com/events/79940-dog-dash?utm_source=trending&utm_medium=entryninja&utm_campaign=ninja-trending&utm_content=trending-event)
– Calling all dog lovers! Grab your furry friends and hit the trails for the Dog Dash. This unique event allows you to bond with your canine companion while enjoying a fun run in the great outdoors.

6. **Eco Adventure Trail Run**
– Date: 25th May 2024
– Location: Gauteng
– Event Link: [Eco Adventure Trail Run](https://www.entryninja.com/events/80422-eco-adventure-trail-run-2?utm_source=trending&utm_medium=entryninja&utm_campaign=ninja-trending&utm_content=trending-event)
– Experience the thrill of adventure with the Eco Adventure Trail Run. Navigate through rugged terrain, conquer obstacles, and discover hidden gems along the way. It’s an adventure like no other!

7. **The Rooikat Dark Race**
– Date: 31 May 2024
– Location: Cape Town
– Event Link: [The Rooikat Dark Race](https://www.entryninja.com/events/80356-the-rooikat-dark-race?utm_source=trending&utm_medium=entryninja&utm_campaign=ninja-trending&utm_content=trending-event)
– Ready for a challenge after sunset? The Rooikat Dark Race offers a thrilling nighttime running experience under the stars. Test your limits and embrace the darkness as you navigate the course with a headlamp.

Don’t miss out on these exciting opportunities to push your limits, connect with fellow runners, and explore the beautiful landscapes of Cape Town and Gauteng. Lace up your shoes, set your goals, and embark on unforgettable running adventures!