As an official charity partner for this year’s Sanlam Cape Town Marathon, Animal Anti-Cruelty League Cape Town are inviting all animal loving people to run in their name and raise awareness for the organisation.

The 42.2 km marathon and a 10km Peace Run/Walk take place on Sunday 17 September with a 4.2km fun run, a 12km Peace Trail Run and a 22km Peace Trail Run taking place on Saturday 16 September.

Anyone interested in taking part as an AACL Cape Town VIP can contact Maryke Van Rensburg  on 021 534 6426 or email , to receive their charity voucher before registering online.

If running is not your thing, then you can still help their animals by becoming a GivenGain activist or by simply making a donation. Visit and click on “Charities” tab for more.

  • For more information about the Animal Anti Cruelty League visit, or to make a donation or get involved email and follow “Animal Anti-Cruelty League Cape Town” on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube.