ComradesMarathon
03/20/2017 at 08:35. Facebook
2012 Comrades Marathon champion and 6 times Comrades Gold Medalist Ludwick Modibe Mamabolo took 2nd place at the Old Mutual Om Die Dam Marathon with a time of 2:56:51. Next stop: #Comrades2017
ComradesMarathon
03/20/2017 at 07:58. Facebook
Congratulations to the country’s two leading female ultra-runners and Comrades Champions Caroline Wöstmann and Charne Bosman, on their top performances at Old Mutual Om Die Dam Marathon this weekend.

Caroline clinched her second consecutive #OmDieDam title and raced home in a time of 3:29.47. Charne finished in second place with a time of 3:34.42. Next stop: #Comrades2017
ComradesMarathon
03/16/2017 at 13:23. Facebook
More than 750,000 sachets of Energade - around 112 500 litres! - were consumed on the route last year. Thanks Energade for supporting #TheUltimateHumanRace #Comrades2017
ComradesMarathon
03/16/2017 at 12:35. Facebook
Proceeds from the sale of these ICE (In Case of Emergency) bracelets will benefit the official #Comrades2017 charity organisations. Purchase yours here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Runners who were unable to enter #Comrades2017 during the official entry period, now have an opportunity to be part of the world’s most famous ultra-marathon on Sunday, 4 June 2017 via the Substitution process: [ Bit.ly Link ]
The #Comrades2017 up-run will be slightly shorter than the two most recent up-run routes. The 2013 route was 86.86km long while the 2015 route measured 87.72km.
The Comrades Marathon Race Organising Committee in good spirits for the official #Comrades2017 photo shoot at Comrades House. 82 days to go! #MondayMotivation
#TeamComrades supporting runners at Umgeni Marathon. Encouragement and some Coca-Cola go a long way! #Comrades2017 #ComradesQualifier
Hot off the press! The 2017 Comrades Marathon Route Map has been released. The #Comrades2017 Route Map is also available to view on our website: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Carried by Hermes, the figure of The Comrades Marathon and ancient Grecian God of Sport, the Caduceus represents the gift of rebirth and revival. Comrades Champions are bestowed with the Caduceus as a symbol of their incredible perseverance
The Comrades Marathon is rooted in rich tradition and history. Take a trip down memory lane in the newly refurbished Comrades Marathon museum, situated at Comrades House in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal #ThrowbackThursday
In 1923, the first woman entered #TheUltimateHumanRace. Frances Hayward, a typist from Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, finished The Comrades Marathon in a creditable time of 11hrs 35 mins. That evening, after the race, she went to the theatre #BeBoldForChange #IWD2017 #ThrowbackThursday
Let's celebrate the amazing contributions women make to our country and to our future. On International Women's Day 2017, we're honouring all women who participate in #TheUltimateHumanRace #IWD2017 #BeBoldForChange
Leading South African auto-manufacturer Toyota SA has come on board as the sponsor of the official #Comrades2017 headgear. Watch this space for a sneak peek soon!
#Comrades2017 runners, please take note: No seeding upgrades will be accepted after 2 May 2017 and particularly not at registration.

Please submit your club name, license number and qualifying details by no later than 2 May 2017.

This can be done either by email, contacting Comrades House or updating your details online. Qualifying details will NOT be accepted at registration.
The lighter side of serious running #FridayFunnies #Comrades2017 ????
No less than 16 #Comrades2017 qualifying events coming up in March! Which one are you running this weekend?
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Conquer the cut-off points and win the day! #Comrades2017
Mental preparation is as important as physical training. Wrap your head around the upcoming cut-off points #Comrades2017
Failed to enter #Comrades2017? The month of March offers you another chance to run #TheUltimateHumanRace! The Substitution Window is open 14 March - 14 April, on a like for like basis [ Bit.ly Link ]