Magnolia Comrades 2017 Runners


Congrats to all our runners who have qualified for this year’s Comrades up run! Good luck to everyone taking part on Sunday the 4th. Some Statistics This year we have: 115 runners who have qualified (this includes our social members). 13 Novices – Good luck guys! Go out and #smashit 11 Back-to-backs – You know the drill, now go and get

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1922 Comrades – “On a bleak May morning”


[Submitted by Janeen de Klerk] My 90 year old aunt – always an encouraging supporter of my running – sent me an article that appears to have come from a number of sources that includes the Comrades website, Wikepedia and the Maritzburg College Old Boys Association website. So acknowledging these articles I thought the story of Bill Payn may provide

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Two Oceans 2017 Race Results


56km Ultra Marathon The Two Oceans Ultra Marathon was another successful race this year and was well represented by Magnolia once again. We had 49 finishers this year with our fastest runner, Andries, finishing in a blistering 4:14:36! 21km Half Marathon In the 21km Half marathon, Magnolia had 25 finishers with Lloyd our star of the day with a time

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