Comrades Marathon announces route change

2017-01-16 10:17

The Comrades Marathon Association has announced the official distance and route changes for the 2017 edition.

New venue for 2017 Comrades finish

2016-09-08 16:53

For the first time in 16 years, participants in next year’s Comrades Marathon will finish their up-run at the Scottsville Racecourse.

The magic of the Comrades Marathon

2016-06-02 11:45

The green grass at the end of the Comrades Marathon feels like gold to Comrades runners, writes David Knowles.

Comrades Marathon: By the numbers

2016-05-17 21:35

The Comrades Marathon has been boosted by what is believed to be a record number of novices running in 2016.

Comrades 2016 entries open

2015-09-08 14:34

A quarter of the field for the 2016 Comrades Marathon has already been filled since entries for the race opened.

Comrades 2015 belonged to SA

2015-06-01 12:30

The 90th Comrades Marathon belonged to SA, and it was about time too, as Caroline Wostmann and Gift Kelehe didn't disappoint.

Comrades: Thousands descend on KZN

2015-05-29 09:37

Thousands of runners and supporters have descended on Durban for the Comrades Marathon.

Buud forced out of Comrades

2015-02-04 11:15

Jonas Buud, runner-up in the 2013 Comrades Marathon, has announced his withdrawal from this year’s race.

Ex-champs inspired Mthembu

2014-06-02 21:15

Bongmusa Mthembu says running with Ludwick Mamabolo and Stephen Muzhingi spurred him on to win the 89th Comrades Marathon.

Comrades to undergo change

2014-05-31 13:00

Comrades Marathon race director Rowan James is considering making sweeping changes for the 90th running next year.


2017 Comrades Marathon entries close

2016-11-29 12:41

Entries for the 2017 Comrades Marathon have officially closed after the entry cap of 20 000 was reached.

Comrades enjoys 'doping-free' year

2016-06-23 09:50

The Comrades Marathon has enjoyed a doping-free year as none of the top runners in 2016 tested positive for any banned substances.

No medical drama at Comrades

2016-06-01 11:42

There were no major medical issues at this year's Comrades Marathon from Pietermaritzburg to Durban.

Comrades entries flying in

2015-10-27 17:45

With over 13 000 runners already confirmed, only one month remains before entries close for the Comrades.

How to warm up for the Comrades

Watch how these athletes from Maluti Multisport warmed up for the Comrades Marathon.

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Final Comrades runner crosses line

2015-05-31 18:45

A 38-year-old Gautenger, Andrew Maherry, has been celebrated as the last runner completing the Comrades Marathon before the dreaded sound of the gun.

‘Brand sheriffs’ to monitor Comrades

2015-05-05 09:08

“BRAND sheriffs” will monitor the Comrades Marathon route to see that no ambush marketing takes place on race day, May 31.

Comrades Marathon GM quits

2014-10-22 18:01

The Comrades Marathon general manager, Chris Bruwer, will be moving on after only one year at the helm of the race.

Greenwood clinches Comrades

2014-06-01 13:13

Eleanor Greenwood has become the first athlete from outside eastern Europe in 11 years to win the Comrades Marathon.

Ex-champ has nothing to prove

2014-05-30 19:30

Ludwick Mamabolo has lashed out at his critics, insisting he has nothing to prove in his bid to defend the 'down run' title.

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