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The 86th running of The Ultimate Human Race is rapidly approaching with less than 70 days to go before the 2011 Comrades Marathon. Runners are urged to submit their club and qualifying details by the 6th May 2011.

Details can be sent to the CMA by either contacting the office 033 8978650, via email to or fax 033 8978660. Failure to submit your club and qualifying details will result in your entry being rejected. Under no circumstances will refunds be made.

All entrants must qualify by completing an officially recognized race according to the following table during the period from 30 May 2010 to 6 May 2011. Entrants did not have their 2011 license numbers at the time of entry but must still comply with the rule that they must be licensed through an officially registered athletics club affiliated to ASA in order to run the 2011 Comrades Marathon.

Qualifying Table

Distance of race Qualifying table
42,2km 5 hrs00min
48 – 50km 6 hrs00mins
52 – 54km 6 hrs30mins
56km 7 hrs00mins
60km 7 hrs40mins
64km 8 hrs20mins
80km 10 hrs40mins
89km 12 hrs00mins
100km 13 hrs30m

Below please find a list of remaining qualifying races, courtesy of Nedbanks Runners’ Guide.

26 Mar 2011 Xstrata Long Tom Ultra Marathon Mpumalanga (MPL)
27 Mar 2011 Springbok Pharmacy Jackie Gibson Marathon Central Gauteng (CG)
02 Apr 2011 Arthur Creswell Memorial Marathon KwaZulu-Natal (KZN)
09 Apr 2011 Syngenta Wildfees Marathon Free State (FS)
09 Apr 2011 Tzaneen Blitz Om-die- Dam Ultra Limpopo (LP)
09 Apr 2011 Elands Valley Marathon Mpumalanga (MPL)
09 Apr 2011 Outeniqua Marathon South Western Districts (SWD)
10 Apr 2011 Chatsworth Freedom Marathon KwaZulu-Natal (KZN)
16 Apr 2011 Forever Resorts Loskop Ultra Marathon Mpumalanga (MPL)
17 Apr 2011 Slow Mag Marathon Central Gauteng (CG)
17 Apr 2011 Exxaro KZN Sands uMhlathuze Marathon KwaZulu-Natal (KZN)
23 Apr 2011 Ultimag SATB Marathon Free State (FS)
23 Apr 2011 Vryheid Cash & Carry Liquors Easter Ultra Marathon KwaZulu-Natal (KZN)
23 Apr 2011 Old Mutual Two Oceans Ultra Marathon Western Province (WP)
24 Apr 2011 Estcourt Wagendrift Dam Cavanagh Marathon KwaZulu-Natal (KZN)
30 Apr 2011 Phokwane Marathon Griqualand West (GW)
30 Apr 2011 Land of Legends Thohoyandou Marathon Limpopo (LP)
01 May 2011 Vaalharts Country Festival Marathon Griqualand West (GW)
01 May 2011 Checkout Marathon KwaZulu-Natal (KZN)
02 May 2011 Traumeel Wally Hayward Marathon Gauteng North (GN)


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3 Responses to Submit Your Qualifying Details

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  2. Amanda Botha May 6, 2013 at 7:08 pm #

    My Qalifying race where the 1st May 2013 Wally Hayward
    Time: 4:55:34
    Race number:3070
    Club:Rustenburg Marathon Club
    Club nr:12
    Id Nr: 6312140041081
    Tel: 0844612779

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      Runners World May 8, 2013 at 11:38 am #

      Hi Amanda. You need to send this to Comrades Marathon Association, not here.

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