The great race is almost upon us with 20,000 runners set to take on the challenge of the Comrades Marathon 2018.
The 89KM challenge will start at the City Hall in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, from there the runners will pass through Lion Park, Camperdown, Botha’s Hill and Winston Park.
The end of the race at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban will give runners their reward for hundreds of hours of training.
When and what time is the Comrades Marathon ?
The marathon takes place on Sunday, 10 June 2018.
Can I watch the race on TV?
Yes, all coverage of the marathon will be shown on SABC2
AWARDS & INFORMATION
Badges and Medals will be awarded to all official finishers who complete the full distance within the 12-hour cut-off.
|Gold||– First 10 Men and Women|
|Wally Hayward||– Position 11 to sub 6hrs 00min|
|Silver||– 6hrs 00min to sub 7hrs 30 min|
|Bill Rowan||– 7hrs 30 min to sub 9hrs 00min|
|Bronze||– 9hrs 00min to sub 11hrs 00min|
|Vic Clapham||– 11hrs 00min to sub 12hrs 00min|
|Position 1||440 000,00||440 000,00|
|Position 2||220 000,00||220 000,00|
|Position 3||170 000,00||170 000,00|
|Position 4||85 000,00||85 000,00|
|Position 5||68 000,00||68 000,00|
|Position 6||38 000,00||38 000,00|
|Position 7||34 000,00||34 000,00|
|Position 8||30 000,00||30 000,00|
|Position 9||25 000,00||25 000,00|
|Position 10||21 000,00||21 000,00|
Here are some of the facts and figures
|CUT – OFF||DISTANCE COMPLETED||TIME||TO GO|
|Lion Park||15,574km||02:30:00 (08h00)||74,610km|
|Cato Ridge||30,276km||04:20:00 (09h50)||59,908km|
|Winston Park||57,610km||08:00:00 (13h30)||32,574km|