Outsurance KFM Gun Run 2017

Race day 2017
Sunday 08 October


    Atlantic Athletic Club

    Finish Area and Events

    Greenpoint rugby fields on Vlei Road will be the location for this year's finish venue. There will be plenty of space, great entertainment from KFM and a kiddies play area so fun for the whole family.

    The Finish

    The half marathon, 10km and 5km fun run will all finish on Greenpoint rugby fields (Vlei Road). To avoid congestion, 21.1km and 10km runners will be ushered through two different finish chutes. In keeping with tradition, the 15lb battlefield gun supplied by the Cape Field Artillery will signal the end of the race when it is fired at 10am


    Enjoy an event-packed morning that will include the KFM music stage, the traditional firing of the battlefield gun, prize giving and a lucky draw where two participants will win R10,000 and another lucky runner will win a 40 inch LCD Samsung TV. Food and drink vendors will keep you nourished so come on down and enjoy the festivities with your hosts Atlantic Athletic Club, OUTsurance and KFM. 

    KFM Stage

    The KFM stage will provide a mix of DJ’s and music to ensure an unforgettable race vibe. Come and see your favourite DJ’s take to the stage and play a mix of current hits and old favourites for everyone to enjoy throughout the whole morning.

    What's On

    06:30: Start firing of the gun by Councillor Eddie Andrews

    07:00 – 10:00: KFM live outside broadcast

    07:35: 21km winner expected

    07:45: 10km winner expected

    09:30: 5km and 10km prize giving

    10:00: Finish firing of the gun by Ryan O'Connor (race cut off)

    10:00: KFM Entertainment

    10:35: Prize giving

    10:45: Race charity

    10:50: Presentation of the donation to charity

    10:55: TV and the 2 x R10 000 cash prize giveaway

    11:00: Thank you and goodbye

    Kfm’s Ryan O’Connor is back to fire the finish gun in 2016

    Kfm’s Ryan O’Connor is back to fire the finish gun in 2016

    Schedule of Events

    Race Starts

    21.1km 06:30
    10km 07:15
    5km 08:30

    First Runners Home

    21.1km 07:35
    10km 07:45
    5km 08:45

    Firing of the Gun

    Cut off for all races 10:00

    Prize Giving & Lucky Draw

    All races 10:35

    Food Vendors

    Cafe2Go (trading as Coffee Colony)
    Banting on the Go
    Café Primo
    Scandalous Foods
    Captain Corndog
    Gelato on the Go
    Mr Calamari
    Dos Chido
    Chip n Dip
    Wuice Smoothies
    Mon Ami
    Runaway Dogs
    Pancake Affaire


    ​150 toilets have been hired including two disabled toilets for the Gun Run. 90 toilets can be found at the start and 60 at the finish. There will be one toilet at each water table on the course.