2022 Cape Town Marathon – Brand New Identity

We’ve created a brand new logo to capture the unique spirit of the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon and the continent we run on.

Part 1/3: New Typeface.

A capitalised typeface reflects our confidence in hosting a world-class marathon, every year. While the deconstructed serif font showcases the uniqueness, progress and motion of our race.

Part 2/3: New Icon 🔥

We’ve created a brand new logo to capture the unique spirit of the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon and the continent we run on.

01: The peace flame dates back to 490BC and represents the strength, will and victory of runners across the world.
02: To celebrate our iconic Table Mountain and it being one of the New 7 Wonders of Nature, we’ve incorporated it with the peace flame.
03: Mudcloth has been used in the West African country of Mali since the 12th century and represents the unique spirit and creativity of Africa.

Part 3/3: The Colours.

We’ve created a brand new logo to capture the unique spirit of the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon and the continent we run on.

Yellow symbolizes optimism, energy, joy, happiness and camaraderie.
While blue signifies openness, freedom, intuition, imagination and inspiration.

We hope you’re as excited as we are to wear this brand new logo at next year’s race.