AGW MEMO 42 - RESUMPTION OF ATHLETICS 2020/2021
The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has certified the race date for Comrades Marathon.
Following the outcome of discussions held on 28 September 2020 between CMA with ASA and KZNA, it was confirmed that the 2021 Comrades Marathon has been scheduled to take place on the 13th of June 2021, staring at the Pietermartizbrug City Hall and finishing at Durban’s Moses Mabhida Stadium, Convid-19 and Government restrictions permitting.
Athletics South Africa President, Aleck Skhosana says:- “There’s a 2021 calendar that has to be approved (by ASA) and it will then go to Government for approval. Once we have the go-ahead from Government, we will release the calendar.”
RESUMPTION OF ATHLETICS: 2020
The ASA President said the resumption of athletics next month will happen under strict observance of Government Rules and Protocols and warned against over excitement that the sport is back.
He said they will have a zero-tolerance policy to non-compliance.