Comrades Marathon

Finding Your Passion After 40 The Comfort Selebi Story
Finding Your Passion After 40: The Comfort Selebi Story

We met Comfort Selebi in early March, a time that now feels like a lifetime…

6 Reasons To Love Ultra Marathons
6 Reasons To Love Ultra Marathons

I recently completed my first Two Oceans ultra marathon. While the concept of running 56…

January 2018 Qualifiers and Seeding Events
January 2018 Qualifiers and Seeding Event

all the January 2018 Qualifiers you can possibly do

Camille Herron, the Wonder Woman of Ultra Running

Camille Herron caught my attention 6 hours, 27 minutes and 35 seconds before she crossed…

September 2017 Qualifiers and Seeding Events
September 2017 Qualifiers and Seeding Events

September marks spring and the month that everyone comes out of hibernation and resumes outdoor…

How Caroline Wostmann and Chris Cherry Recover after training

While most of South Africa know of Caroline Wostmann, decidedly fewer know about her brother…

April 2017 Comrades Qualifiers
April 2017 Comrades Qualifiers

With Two Oceans in two weeks, that leaves the last big Ultra to train for.…

May 2017 Comrades Qualifiers
February 2017 Qualifiers and Seeding Events

The month of love or the month of racing? February has loads of options to…

April 2017 Comrades Qualifiers
January 2017 Qualifiers and Seeding Events

Signed up for one of the big races this year? January’s the perfect time to…

Meet Chris Cherry, Caroline Wostmann's Younger Brother
Meet Chris Cherry, Caroline Wostmann’s Younger Brother

Remember Caroline Wostmann’s climb up the Comrades ladder? She ran Comrades for the first time…

My Comrades Failures. My Comrades Success.

My road to Comrades was a long one that started mid-2013. I had been running…

Where were all the Russians at the 2016 Comrades Marathon?
Where were all the Russians at the 2016 Comrades Marathon?

Yesterday was the 91st Comrades Marathon and it unfolded with all the drama and history…

Awarded Top Fundraiser of 2014

‘The CATHSSETA Spirit of Comrades awards gala honours select individuals for their very human attributes…

Red Sock Friday
Red Sock Friday & Unogwaja: The common thread

Most people in the world live a banal existence, fading into the background, doomed to…