More than 1440 international runners from 75 countries around the world have secured their entry into next year’s Comrades Marathon. With more than 66% of the 20,000-entry cap having already been claimed for the 2023 Comrades Down Run, runners are...Read More
The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) Board briefed its members on the financial position and other aspects of the Association at its Annual General Meeting held last Wednesday, 30 November 2022.
Elections were also conducted at the meeting in...Read More
More than half of the 20,000-entry cap for the 2023 Comrades Marathon has been claimed within the first week of the entry process.
Entries for the 96th Comrades Marathon to be held on 11 June 2023, opened with a bang last Tuesday, with athletes,...Read More
The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) is saddened by news of the death of 1965 Comrades Winner, Bernard Gomersall. He passed away this past weekend.
90-year old Gomersall, a UK national who resided in the USA for the past nine years, became one...
After 75 years of enormous support from people of South Africa, CMA decided it was time to put something back into the communities that had been graciously supporting the event since its inception in 1921.
The Amabeadibeadi Charity Drive was thus...Read More
Setting a fantastic time of 6:10:40, in his very first Comrades in 1987, Sam would continue to improve with a 5:54:34 the following year. In only his third Comrades run, and his first Down Run (with both previous years having been Up Runs), Samuel...Read More