- Oct 21 2023
N12 Half Marathon & 5km 2023
The North West Province N12 21KM Half Marathon and 5Km Challenge is the best annual half marathon event to ever bless the North Western part of the South African Road Running Calendar, organized and hosted in the backdrop of Potchefstroom, within the Dr. Kenneth Kaunda District Municipality.
The N12 National Road between the two cities provides the best and ideal road running experience, with a distance that would be merged with a few turns in and around the city to create the total distance of 50Km, and the 21Km Half Marathon being a “cheri on top, save the best for last” type of experience for those who do not prefer the 50Km run between Klerksdorp and Potchefstroom, which took place in April of 2023.
Besides the Prize Money of more than R250 000 in total for 21Km and the 5Km Challenge for the winners, the Scenery is something to behold, as explained by previous participants, with Potchefstroom as a city that offers the best climate and infrastructure to prepare athletes for all types internationally acclaimed professional sporting events being athletics or any related.