Comrades loses none of its glory as it returns

28 August 2022 - 00:00 By MAHLATSE MPHAHLELE

The Comrades Marathon returns to normality this morning following two years of being run virtually due to the Covid pandemic — and the organisers are delighted at having attracted as many as 16,000 runners for the race...

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