The road to Comrades 2014 in pictures
Thousands of ordinary people from around the world will join top athletes on Sunday June 1 2014 in attempting to complete the 89-kilometre run from Pietermaritzburg to Durban in KwaZulu-Natal, one of the world's best and most gruelling ultra-marathons.
Check out this selection of photos ahead of the race below, which illustrate the buzz that the Comrades Marathon creates for those involved:
— Peter Fredricson (@Peterfredricson) May 30, 2014
— reegan macdougall (@reegan19mac) May 30, 2014
— Derek Van Dam (@WXmanVanDam) May 30, 2014
— myownjourney_sa (@myownjourney_sa) May 30, 2014
International bus tour in the museum pic.twitter.com/MN590R6JhU
— Comrades Marathon (@ComradesRace) May 30, 2014
— SpiderTechTapeSA (@SpiderTechSA1) May 30, 2014
— Lindsey Parry (@LindseyParryZA) May 30, 2014
Keep an eye on our blog on Sunday as we will announce the names of the race winners of this, the 89th edition of the Comrades Marathon.