Comrades entries to open final week in October

2019-10-24 15:54

The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has announced that entries into next year’s 95th Comrades Marathon open in the final week of October.

Sensational Gerda Steyn smashes Comrades Up run record

2019-06-09 11:35

South Africa's Gerda Steyn has won the 2019 Comrades Marathon, smashing the 'Up-run' record in the process.

1.5 tons of potatoes await Comrades runners

2019-05-21 11:03

With less than three weeks to go until the 2019 Comrades Marathon, runners across South Africa - and the world - are doing their last-minute preparations for race day.

Comrades Marathon: D-Day for qualifying details

2019-05-02 08:58

Thursday is the final day for submission of Comrades Marathon qualifying details for this year’s ultramarathon on Sunday, June 9.

Entries for 2019 Comrades Marathon now open

2018-10-19 16:45

In the history of the Comrades Marathon, entries have never been snapped up as quickly as they are going for next year’s Up Run.

Comrades winner on why she snubbed ASA

2018-07-01 06:00

Comrades winner Ann Ashworth has elaborated on the reasons she publicly declined her selection for SA’s 100km World Championship team.

Comrades, ASA still stumbling over non-payment issue

2018-06-15 12:55

A resolution between Athletics SA and the Comrades Marathon Association is yet to be found regarding the non-payment to Russian athlete Alexandra Morozova.

WATCH: Durban runner raises R280 000 for Aids centre during Comrades

Ultra marathon runner Dean Wight is no stranger to crossing the finish line at the Comrades Marathon, in fact he’s done it 27 times. But this year was extra special. Watch.

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David Gatebe remains a Comrades favourite

2018-06-06 09:50

David Gatebe is a very topical figure ahead of the 93rd running of the Comrades Marathon from Pietermaritzburg to Durban on Sunday.


WATCH: 'I just like dancing' – Brazilian Comrades runner shows off his 'vosho', 'gwara gwara' moves

2019-06-10 16:21

Brazilian Comrades Marathon runner Iago Marçal has gone viral again this year for his dance moves during the 87km race.

SA's Edward Mothibi wins Comrades in just his second attempt!

2019-06-09 11:11

Edward Mothibi has won the 2019 Comrades marathon in just his second attempt at the ultra distance race.

CONFIRMED: SABC will broadcast Comrades Marathon

2019-05-07 18:14

The SABC will screen the Comrades Marathon, the jewel of the South African running calendar, after initial fears of a blackout were dispelled.

Final call for 2019 Comrades entries

2018-10-25 12:10

With over 22 000 entries already in the bag, the Comrades Marathon Association has made a final call to aspirant Comrades runners to get their entries in.

‘Sizonqoba - Together We Triumph’: 2019 Comrades Marathon launched

2018-10-11 21:34

‘Sizonqoba – Together We Triumph’ is the chosen campaign slogan for the 2019 Comrades Marathon to be hosted in June next year.

Mbuthuma pursues lifelong dream despite pain

2018-09-02 05:54

Fikile Mbuthuma has been chasing a dream to be the first black South African woman to win the Comrades Marathon, but she’s so far fallen short.

Comrades winner snubs 'unsupportive' ASA

2018-06-29 11:52

2018 Comrades Marathon winner Ann Ashworth has publicly snubbed ASA, turning down the opportunity to take part in the World 100km Championships.

WATCH: The story behind that viral Comrades dance

Iago Marçal caught South Africa's attention when he was filmed doing a dance recently during the Comrades Marathon. News24 tracked him down to find out what inspired the irresistible jig. Watch.

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Comrades champ fit to go

2018-06-08 16:26

Local hero and defending champion Bongmusa Mthembu is refreshed and ready to add his third Comrades Marathon win this Sunday, his club has confirmed.

Comrades veteran Holland aims to extend unique record

2018-06-06 09:47

Veteran athlete Barry Holland will bid to complete his 46th Comrades Marathon this Sunday and extend the record for most finishes in the race.

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