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Two Oceans Marathon cancelled amid Covid-19 pandemic

15 March 2020 11:11 AM
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Africa's biggest running event, the Two Oceans Marathon has been called off by organisers in light of the coronavirus.

The event was scheduled to take place between 8 and 11 April 2020.

The decision to cancel the international race event was taken after an emergency meeting of board members of the Two Oceans Marathon NPC on Saturday.

On Sunday, the Health Ministry announced that South Africa's have risen to 51.

The organisers say they are aware that many runners will be disappointed at the cancellation.

They've committed to ensuring a spectacular race experience for all role-players at next year’s event.

Click below to read the full statement released on Twitter.

On Friday, organisers of the 2020 Absa Cape Epic announced that the cycling event had been cancelled due to concerns over the coronavirus pandemic.

More to follow.


15 March 2020 11:11 AM
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