Soweto Marathon 10 km route description


Participants of the 10 kilometre route will have plenty to see while they make their way around this route.

After starting on the Golden Highway, runners will turn right at the slipway onto Rand Show Road. They will then cross the N1 and turn right into Martinus Smuts Drive.

They’ll then turn right into Tau Street, right again into Mamolaeng Street before turning left into Eagle Street.

Runners will then turn left into Owl Street, then right into Tau Street and immediately turn left into Gum Tree Street. This street becomes Eben Cuyler Drive. They’ll then turn right into Makhura Street and pass a number of intersections before turning left into Rustenburg Road.

They’ll then turn right into Martinus Smuts again before turning left into Rand Show Road. After turning right into Immink Street, they’ll pass a few more intersections before turning right into Soweto Highway facing on-coming traffic (which will be conned off).

After passing the Reya Vaya Station and going over the N3, runners will again turn right onto the Golden Highway with Soccer City on their left hand side.

They’ll then turn left into Nasrec 2, then right into Landbou Street and then turn left into gate two. The finish is only 157 metres from gate two.