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  1. COMRADES DOWN RUN ROUTE 2020

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    December 10, 2019 by DAVE JACK

    I have written this description of the Down Run route as I have seen it after having been done from many …
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  2. LSD – COME BACK ALL IS FORGIVEN

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    October 24, 2019 by DAVE JACK

    In recent years, whilst the top runners have stuck with the concept of Long Slow Distance (LSD) – and slow …
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  3. COMRADES MARATHON 1969

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    June 4, 2019 by DAVE JACK

    The following is a report on the 1969 Comrades Marathon which was written by Dave Bagshaw who was running his …
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  4. COMRADES – MODEST TO MEGA

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    February 13, 2019 by DAVE JACK

    One dictionary definition of the word modest states “Moderate or limited in size” and whilst Comrades had started in 1921 …
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  5. COMRADES – THE GREAT LEVELLER :

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    November 19, 2018 by DAVE JACK

    A little over 50 years ago, shortly before I ran my first Comrades, I read an article in a Durban …
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  6. RESPECT COMRADES. IT’S FUN BUT NO JOKE :

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    November 8, 2018 by DAVE JACK

    So your Comrades entry for 2019 is in and you’ve had confirmation from the organisers that they’ve received it – …
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  7. WHY RUN COMRADES? :

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    July 24, 2018 by DAVE JACK

    We’re getting towards the beginning of August and that means in just a month’s time entries for Comrades 2019 will …
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