Races and Articles

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Comrades Marathon

This is not an ordinary event some may argue, but rather a national treasure. It has been called the ultimate human race. Stories and history, legends and traditions. More


These are the people who shape our sport. They break records and show great character. Some larger than life, and emphatic, some are ardent whispers from the past. More

Local and international races

From a race that straddles two oceans to an event on the ice wastelands of Antarctica. From famous city marathons – London, New York and Berlin to the lonely wilderness. More

Articles and stories

Why wear red socks on Friday? What did the Boer War have to do with our participation in the Olympic marathon? Runner etiquette and jogging on the beach with a roads scholar. More

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