Cape Town - Organisers of the Two Oceans Marathon confirmed that a male participant passed away on Saturday.
A press statement revealed that the man, who was 35 years old, collapsed while participating in his fourth half-marathon.
organisers said via a press statement.
Meanwhile, South Africa's three-time Comrades Marathon winner Bongmusa Mthembu won the men's ultra-marathon in a time of 03:08:40, while Gerda Steyn triumphed on the women's side in 03:31:29.
Earlier in the day, in the 21.1 km half-marathon, Elroy Galant claimed first place in the men's race in a time of 01:03:20, while Namibia's Helaila Johannes won the women's race in 01:10:30.