The Umgeni Water Marathon takes place in March every year during National Water Week. In 2019 the event will be taking place at the Baynesfield Recreational Club which is approximately 21 kilometers outside Pietermaritzburg.
Event distances, start times and time limits:
42.2 km Run - 6am start - 5 hours - halfway cut-off 3hrs
21.1 km Run -6am start - 3hrs15 mins
14.475 km Run/Walk - 6:15am start - 3hrs
All entrants must collect their race number and t-shirt either on Saturday 23 March at Collegians Club between 14h00 and 17h00 or on Sunday 24 March at the start between 04h30 and 06h00.