Comrades legend Alexander dies

2013-10-30 00:00

THE Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) lost honorary life member, past race organiser and official historian last week with the death of Morris Alexander.

Alexander was passionate about the Comrades and led the organising team from 1950 to 1956, during which time the race date moved from Empire day, May 24, to the Queen’s birthday on July 14. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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