Confirm Entry

Dear Athlete, manual entries can be confirmed at


NB: You are advised that MDM will under no circumstances be allowing any substitutions.


Registration is as follows:

DBN – Moses Mabhida Stadium, (NMR Avenue, Peoples Park)

Wednesday 22 August 18

10h00 AM – 19h00 PM 

Pietermaritzburg, YMCA Sports Hall (1 ALAN PATON AVENUE)

Friday 24 August 2018

10h00 – 19h00

Saturday 25 August 2018

09h00 – 17h00

42.2 KM  Cut-off

P1: 08:50 Mtolo’s Butchery

P2: 9:30 Half-way Mark

P3: 10:00 Rotunda Entrance

P4: 10:30 Merrivale Off-ramp

P5: 11:00 Howick Stadium

P6: 12:00 Finish Line

21 KM Cut-off

Dear Athlete, 21.1km has a 3 hour cut-off and 10km has a 2 hour cut-off. 


Parking will be available at all start venues. Athletes are advised to drive directly to the start venues and park their vehicles.. Roads will close 30 minutes before starts of all races. 

Athletes can be dropped at the start venues with a Drop and Go system and designated drivers will proceed to the finish venue parking area.


The Race  Organizers will provide a comprehensive shuttle system to transport athletes back to the various parking areas on completion of their races


The 2018 Mandela Day Marathon’s theme is “KEEP RUNNING THE LEGACY” #NM100 #MaSisulu


Wishing all the best.