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Public and residents's adviced about road closure during the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

MEMBERS of the public are urged to take notice of the planned road closures around

 

this year’s Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon, taking place this coming Saturday.

 

The road to be closed are as follows 

Main Road,Newlands

Between Klipper Rd and Letterstedt Road, Claremont

04h00 – 06h45

Main Road: Newlands to Plumstead both carriageways

From Letterstedt Rd to Gabriel Rd Athletes will be moved from both sides of the road

to the left at Gabriel Road

06h30 – 08h15

 

Main Road: Muizenberg to Fish Hoek

 

Motorists travelling south and north will be diverted over Boyes Drive to Clairvauz

Road and then a stop – go system to Clovelly Road. traffictravelling to and from

Kommetjoe / SimonstownRoads through Fish Hoek will be diverted via Beach Road

07h00 – 09h15

 

Kommetjie Road: Fish Hoek

 

From Main Road to Corsair Way, Sun Valley, motorists to share westbound

(directionKommetjie) lane. Runners use eastbound lane. Drive with caution.

07h00 – 09h30

 

Corsair Way: Sun Valley

 

07h00 – 10h00

 

Ou Kaapse Weg

 

Southbound (direction Fish Hoek) closed between Steenberg and Noordhoek Roads.

Northbound traffic diverted via Buller Louw. Stop/Go system for both runners and

cars from 09h30. Expect Delays.

07h00 – 09h30

 

Noordhoek Main Road

 

Northbound lane closed. Traffic to share southbound lane.

07h00 – 10h30

 

Silvermine Road

 

From Village Lane to Noordhoek Main Road

07h00 – 10h30

 

Chapman’s Peak Drive

 

Chapman’s Peak Drive will be closed to traffic from 03h30. Spectators permitted to

enter from Hout Bay to the various picnic spots from the Hout Bay side only until

07h00.M.

03h30 – 12h00

 

Hout Bay Main Road

 

From Chapman’s Peak to Victoria Road Circle. Traffic coming into Hout Bay will be

detoured away from Victoria Road Circle to Valley and then Disa River Roads. Runners

will be on the northbound lane (direction Cape Town).

07h30 – 11h30

 

Hout Bay Road

 

From Victoria Road Circle to Disa River Road Totally closed to traffic. Runners will

be eastbound lane (direction Constantia Nek) i.e. their left

07h45 – 12h00

 

Hout Bay Road

 

From Disa River Road to Constantia Nek A convoy system for motorists will operate

under the direction of the traffic department. Runners will be in eastbound lane

(direction Constantia Nek) i.e. their left.

07h45 – 12h15

 

Rhodes Drive: Constantia Nek to Canterbury Road Circle

 

Both directions

05h30 – 13h00

 

Rhodes Drive: Canterbury Road Circle to Union Ave

 

Traffic may only travel south. Runners will be in lane heading towards Cape Town

(their left). Please note: Kirstenbosch Gardens ^+& Restaurant will be accessible to

the public.

06h30 – 13h00

 

M3 – union Avenue: Rhodes Drive / Newlands Ave to UCT

 

Left lane will be coned off for athletes, right lane will remain open at all times

for motorists travelling towards Cape Town. Please drive cautiously. Please note –

Rhodes Memorial Restaurant will be accessible to the public.

06h30 – 14h00

 

Traffic proceeding to the City from the False Bay Areas will be diverted through

 

Fish Hoek along Main Road to Kalk Bay and then along Boyes Drive to Lakeside. From

there, drivers will be directed to the Blue Route (M3).

Residents in the following areas are requested not to park along the route and to

 

use alternative side streets for the duration of the race:

*         Between Klipper and San Souci Roads

 

*         From Atlantic Road, Muizenberg through St. James and Kalk Bay until the

 

police station just past Clovelly Road in Fish hoek.

*         Kommetjie Road from 17th Avenue through to Fish Hoek Circle at Main road

 

(runners will be running towards Sun Valley facing traffic within one lane which

will be coned off).

Please note that the M3 Northbound lane will remain open to traffic for the duration

 

of the event.

Delays can be expected for the duration of the Old Mutual Two Oceans marathon. We

 

appeal to motorists to avoid using roads leading to the race route. Please comply

with the directions given by traffic officers and marshals. Road signs will be in

place during the week prior to the race, advising motorists of the road closures.

 

Half Marathon Road Closures

 

Main Road,Newlands

 

Between Klipper Rd and Letterstedt Road, Claremont

04h00 – 06h45

 

Protea Road

 

Between Main Road and the M3 NB: There will be no access to the M3 via Protea Road &

NewlandsRoad

05h30 – 06h45

 

Kendal Road

 

Between Spaanschemat River Road & Edison Road

05h30 – 08h00

 

Spaanschemat River Road

 

From Doorddrift Road to Ladies Mile Extension

05h30 – 08h00

 

Ladies Mile Extension

 

Between Spaanschemat River Road & ConstantiaMain Road

06h00 – 08h00

 

Parish Road, Constantia

 

06h15 – 08h30

 

Southern Cross Drive

 

From Hermina Ave to Rhodes Drive

06h15 – 09h00

 

Rhodes Drive

 

From Constantia Nek to Canterbury Road Circle

05h30 – 13h00

 

Rhodes Drive

 

From Canterbury Road Circle to Union Ave Traffic may only travel south. Runners will

be in lane heading towards Cape Town (their left). Please note: Kirstenbosch Gardens

& Restaurant will be accessible to the public

06h30 – 14h00

 

Residents in the following areas are requested not to park along the route and to

 

use alternative side streets for the duration of the race:

*         Between Klipper and San Souci Roads

 

*         Protea Road from the Main Road to Edinburgh Drive (M3)

 

For more information about the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon, please visit

 

www.twooceansmarathon.org.za<http://www.twooceansmarathon.org.za

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