Comrades Marathon 2018

Hello Hollywoodbets Athletics Club,

To those who ran Comrades 2018 a huge congratulations. It was a very successful race for the club. We had an increase in runners from 33 to 85 for the 2018 down run.

We had a total of 65 runners complete this years race with the following medals;

Wally Hayward x 1

Silver x 5

Bill Rowan x 9

Bronze x 26

Vic Clapham x 24

 

1st Male Fanuel Mapamura in 16th overall in 5h56

1st Female Jade Heffer 556th female in 9h52

 

Scelo Ngobese commented, “Thank you Hollywood AC family. You made this possible for me and your support was so amazing. To our fellow runners well done for going out there and showing the world what we are made of.”

 

Richard Harrison commented, “Thanks to everyone for all the support, it really helps when you are tired, it was great!”

 

Cbonelo commented, “Congratulations everyone finishing the Ultimate Human Race. It indeed is the toughest ultra-marathon that defines each person’s willingness to push beyond his level. Having the strength to push no matter what moving forward. Comrades showed you all the characters you have in you all purple Comrades. Thank you to everyone supported on the way and a very big special thanks to Hollywoodbets Halfway table it was amazing guys great energy all over it gives you that kick even when you feel weak.”

 

Dumezweni Dladla commented, “ Thank you so much team purple, you are number one. The support when I got to the halfway was so overwhelming, it fuelled me. You are the best!”

Well done to all our runners, we are very proud of you.

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