Articles tagged 'comrades marathon'

Muzhingi limps out of Comrades 12 June 2018 HARARE – Zimbabwe’s all-time Comrades Marathon great Stephen Muzhingi limped off at the 70km peg in the 93rd edition of the long-running ultra-marathon race on Sunday. Marko Mambo was the first Zimbabwean home in fifth position ensuring that the legacy lives on even in the absence of the three...
Mambo in Comrades top 5 12 June 2018 HARARE – Marko Mambo was the pride of Zimbabwe as he finished fifth in the 89km Comrades Marathon race from Pietersburg to Durban in South Africa yesterday morning. The Nedbank Club athlete finished his race in 5:37:49 but 11 minutes 40 seconds behind winner and South African Bongmusa Mthembu ...
Muzhingi, Fokoroni team up for Comrades Marathon 12 June 2018 HARARE – Zimbabwe distinguished ultra-marathon runners will be looking forward to team work when they get into the Comrades Marathon race from Pietermaritzburg to Durban, South Africa early this morning and bring home the coveted R440 000. The winner of this year’s edition of the race which ha...
Nyamande finishes 2nd at Comrades 5 June 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe's long distance runner Hatiwande Nyamande finished in second place during yesterday’s gruelling Comrades Marathon with a time of 5:38.48. Nyamande finished behind South Africa’s Bongmusa Mthembu, who came home in a time of 5:35:34, to claim his second Comrades title. Gift ...
Muzhingi finishes eighth 1 June 2015 HARARE - Stephen Muzhingi finished as the highest placed Zimbabwean at the 90th edition of the Comrades Marathon run from the coastal city of Durban to Pietermaritzburg. Earlier indications were that Zimbabwean-born Hatimande Nyamande, who finished third was the country’s best performer at the...
Mambo against the ropes at Comrades 28 May 2015 HARARE - Road running king Marco Mambo will be running with his back against the ropes at next weekend’s Comrades Marathon after picking up a calf injury that has hampered his preparation. The 90th edition of the race will be run on Sunday May 31, with Mambo, who finished fourth at the Comrade...
Muzhingi makes brave 2015 vow 15 January 2015 HARARE - For three consecutive years between 2009 to 2011, Stephen Muzhingi dominated the world’s toughest road race — the renowned Comrades Marathon held in South Africa. Run annually between the cities of Durban and Pietermaritzburg over 90km, it is the world’s oldest and largest ultr-marath...