Running this year's Comrades? Here's why you could face heightened risk of heat exposure

The Comrades Marathon Association says the date was shifted to late August for health and safety reasons

31 July 2022 - 00:00
By Tanya Farber

Runners of this year's Comrades Marathon will face an increased risk of heat exposure and exertional heat illness due to the race date being shifted to late August.

This article is reserved for Sunday Times subscribers.

A subscription gives you full digital access to all Sunday Times content.

Please visit in your desktop to view our latest subscription options.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Sign In

Questions or problems? Email or call 0860 52 52 00.