Athletes have just two days to submit their qualifying details to the Comrades Marathon Association (CMA). CMA Race Director, Rowyn James has called on all athletes to get their qualifying details to the Comrades Marathon Entries Team by Wednesday, 2 May 2018.
Qualifying details may be submitted telephonically up until 16h30 and online via the Comrades website until midnight.
Qualifying races must be completed between 27 August 2017 and 2 May 2018 within the stipulated qualifying standards and the details thereof submitted to CMA by no later than 2 May 2018.
All qualifying races must be ASA technically compliant and appear on the national or provincial fixtures list.
International Comrades athletes are reminded that qualifying races outside the borders of South Africa must likewise be compliant with their host country’s national federation requirements.
Note: The 93rd Comrades Marathon will be a Down Run, starting at the Pietermaritzburg City Hall and finishing 12 hours later at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on Sunday, 10 June 2018.