Fat Cats 10km Race 2021


10 – 31 October 2021

The Fat Cats 10K is an annual race open to running enthusiasts, couch potatoes, the youth and active families alike, across South Africa. For the 2021 installment of the race, Fat Cats Athletic Club introduces a whole new element, a Fat Cats 10k 4 Part Series. Dubbed #arunforthewholefamily, the race will be hosted virtually in 4 cities namely Johannesburg, Cape Town, Polokwane and Bloemfontein from Sunday 10th – Sunday 31st October 2021.

10K Race - 2021

2021 Race Details

All entrants will participate under the rules of ASA, CGA and South Africa lockdown Level regulations; it is the responsibility of the athlete to familiarize themselves with the rules and regulations.

Download 2021-Rules-PDF

We welcome you to challenge yourself on our iconic Fat Cats routes.

Preview Cape Town Route

Preview Free State Route

Preview Joburg Route

Preview Limpopo Route

Lot’s of  prizes to be won!
– Best Family participation

– Best Club participation

– Best Social Media Activity

– Best Fat Cats Spirit Prize

– Spot Prizes, and more!

Race packs can be collected from 8-10am on any Sunday in October, at the following venues:

Free State: Dr Molemela Stadium, Moshoeshoe Street and Thakalekoala Street, Rocklands

Cape Town: Virgin Active Tableview, Cnr Birkenhead U0026 Pentz Drive, Table View Milnerton 7441

Limpopo: Cycad Shopping Centre, 114 General Maritz St Shop 010, Cycad Centre Polokwane

Gauteng: Magwa &, Lone Creek Cres, Waterval City, Midrand, 1686

Runners are welcome to wear their own branded gear, but can also visit our shop to purchase a Fat Cats AC T-shirt.

Shop FC Merchandise

10K | Single R120 / Series R420

5K | Single R80 / Series R350

1 Mile | Single R60 / Series R250

Nappy Dash |  Single R60  / Series R250

i.e: Single – 1 Day of the series / Series – Entire 4 Weekend Series


R53 436,98

Uniforms: R33 570,98

Sanitary Pads: R19 866


R48 186

Uniforms: R48 186


R90 315

Uniforms: R86 575

Blanket Drive: R3 740


R29 000

Covid Relief Groceries:

R29 000

Ready to hit the road running?

Make sure to register for the race well ahead of time. Looking forward to seeing you at the finish line!

Run the streets in our 2021 Gear


Get this amazing and multi-functional accessory with your entry.


For an extra R150, get this beautiful and stylish running skippa with cooling material.

photo of medal

Test your commitment levels. Collect all 4 puzzle pieces and create a beautiful masterpiece.

Many thanks to our sponsors

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