Athletics

Bong'musa Mthembu and Gerda Steyn up the ante for Comrades

02 June 2019 - 00:06 By KHANYISO TSHWAKU

As the 94th Comrades Marathon rolls round on Sunday, there's the wonderful and highly pressured position of the Two Oceans Marathon winners being favourites for the 90km trek from Durban to Pietermaritzburg.

While 29-year-old Gerda Steyn was the bridesmaid last year, 35-year-old Bong'musa Mthembu isn't just the defending up-run champion. He's won the race three times and he is chasing a unique three-peat...

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