Comrades Marathon Quadruple Green Number legends, Louis Massyn (No.403) and Barry Holland (No.916) were part of the inaugural ‘Race The Comrades Legends’.
These legendary athletes hold the most finishes in the Comrades Marathon with an astounding 47 each and participated in the 45km and 21km distances respectively.
Alan Robb (No.1704), the first Comrades Marathon runner to run a sub-5:30 in 1978, with 4 wins and an impressive 42 Comrades medals, including 12 gold and 16 silver did the 21km.
Other Quadruple Green Number Legends who took part in the ‘Race The Comrades Legends’ virtual race included:
- Zwelitsha Gono,
- Tommy Neitski,
- Wietsche Van Der Westhuizen,
- Mike Cowling,
- Vic Boston,
- Kenny Craig and;
- Johann Van Eeden
Notable females on the Comrades Marathon Triple Green Number Roll of Honour who participated in the ‘Race The Comrades Legends’ were:
- Kleintjie Van Schalkwyk (No.7919) with 34 finishes;
- Pat Fisher (No.1011) with 31 finishes;
- Pat Freeman (No.6883) with 30 finishes and;
- Kim Pain (No.5938) with 30 finishes
Other Triple Green Number runners who ran ‘Race The Comrades Legends’ included: