“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” ― Winston Churchill
Charitable fundraising through the Comrades Marathon was implemented in 1996, with the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund having been selected as the first official beneficiary. Since then, more than R60-million has been raised for the Comrades Marathon Association’s (CMA)
The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) is saddened by news of the death of Erina Muzhingi, wife of three-time Comrades Marathon winner, Stephen Muzhingi of Zimbabwe.
CMA Chairperson, Cheryl Winn says, “We are deeply saddened to hear of the untimely passing of Mrs Muzhingi. She was a regular sight at Comrades, supporting Stephen and to a large extent, being the wind beneath his wings.&r
The 2020 SPAR Grand Prix appears likely to be one of the closest in its 14-year history.
The SPAR Grand Prix, which is one of the most important contests in South African road running, recognises the most successful athlete in the six SPAR Women’s 10km Challenge races, which take place around the country from March until October.
Runners (and walkers) who enter (and pay) the FNB Run Your City Series (FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN, FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN and/or FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN) before Tuesday 31 March 2020 stand a chance to win a R5 000 Totalsports Gift Voucher.
“There are three Totalsports vouchers up for grabs, one in each city,” confirms Agne du Plessis, Stillwater Sports Head of Road
The FNB Run Your City Series has achieved an incredible feat with its three iconic road races (in three major cities) receiving World Athletics Label-statuses in 2020. The FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN and FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN received Silver-status, while the FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN was awarded Bronze-status.
World Athletics Label Road Races are races that the W
Aspirant Comrades runners from the City of Gold will be welcoming the Comrades Marathon Association’s (CMA) roadshow team to Randburg tonight. With Comrades training season upon us, the annual Bonitas Comrades roadshow has been travelling across the country in a bid to motivate and empower its 27,500 entrants to be adequately prepared for The Ultimate Human Race on Sunday, 14 June 2020.
The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) is saddened by news of the death of Betty Cavanagh. She was 89 years old. Betty is revered as the first official female winner of the Comrades Marathon, when it opened up to participation of both women and people of all races in 1975.
She has been described as a humble and endearing person; a genuine trailblazer who inspired women and paved
The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has announced the new sports apparel partner to The Ultimate Human Race. CMA Chairperson, Cheryl Winn confirmed, at an official launch in Pietermaritzburg earlier today (Tuesday, 21 January 2020), that one of the country’s most popular sporting apparel retail brands, Mr Price Sport, has signed a three-year sponsorship agreement with the Com
Monday 03 February 2020 marks the date on which entries will open for the FNB Run Your City Series, SA’s trio of iconic mass participation road races that include the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN, FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN and FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN.
The FNB Run Your City Series encourages runners of all ages (male and female) and walks of life to celebrate th