About Us

Comrades Marathon Association

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OUR MISSION

 

To retain the ethos and traditions that are synonymous with the event.

 

OUR VISION

 

To stage the biggest and best ultra-marathon in the world; striving to remain the most inclusive sporting event in South Africa.

 

WHAT THE BRAND STANDS FOR

 

  • Extraordinary achievement
  • Camaraderie, courage and commitment
  • Dedication, determination and discipline
  • Passion, perseverance and prestige
  • Sacrifice, satisfaction and selflessness
  • Proudly South African
  • Transformation and inclusivity

 

BRAND VALUES

 

  • Diversity and Inclusivity
  • Equality
  • Fairness
  • Honesty
  • Integrity
  • Mutual Respect
  • Transparency
  • Accountabilty
  • Togetherness

 

MEMBERSHIP

 

Membership of CMA shall be open to all persons who subscribe to the primary objects of CMA and who have applied for membership. The Board shall have the right to refuse membership of the CMA to any persons provided that refusal is not based on religious or political belief, sex, nationality or race, any application for membership shall be submitted to the Board for approval or rejection. If the application is approved the applicant, on payment of any subscription or fees which may be due, shall become an member subject to the rights and obligations of other members of CMA.


 

THE BOARD

 

Chairman: Macdonald Chitja
Vice-Chairwoman: Cheryl Winn
Board Members: Alen Hattingh, Adrian Stowell,Craig Dennill, Isaac Ngwenya, Jeff Minnaar, Sello Mokoena, Terence Hoskins, Dave Dixon, Sifiso Nzuza, Alex Skosana
  Neville Thomas


STAFF

 

Chris Fisher General Manager
Rowyn James Race Director
Thami Vilakazi Marketing Manager
Bronwyn Freeman Finance
Delaine Cools Media & Communications
Roxanne Thomas Museum Curator/Green Number Club
Kyle Govender IT and Entries Coordinator  
Alain Dalais Procurement Officer  
Aleka Harilal Race and Office assistant  
Louis van der Linden Estate Caretaker
Patience Mthembu Support Staff  
Nantshi Zondi Support Staff  
Lawrence Mjoli Support Staff