Comrades history books rewritten

2015-06-02 06:00

COMRADES Marathon history was ­rewritten at the 90th edition of the classic race, an up run from Durban to Pietermaritzburg.

Johannesburg athlete Caroline Wostmann (32), this year’s Two Oceans winner and a mother of two who works full-time, blitzed the field, grabbing the lead just after 31km to cruise home in 6:12:22, not far off the 2006 record set by Russian Elena Nurgalieva of 6:09:23.

Wostmann is excited with her win and thanked her family and friends for their support

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