Runners’ Stories

Our members share their stories with us here:

The Vegan Runner, Nezaam Isaacs – By Nizaam Cariem
The Novice of the Year is … Ziyaad Solomon! – By Kamil Suleiman
Running takes you places – By Zunaid Ismael
Breaking barriers: The art and fun of making a sub-3 hour marathon happen – By Kamil Suleiman
A finish is a finish – By Ridwan Wagiet
How running has changed my life – By Jacqui Rens
From 5km to Comrades – My personal journey – By Naazia Hoosain
For my father – By Neezaam Mohamed
The bucket list – By Aisha Abdulla
Hard work pays off – By Kamil Suleiman
Train, don’t strain – By Kamil Suleiman
Just run like a model – By Ayesha, Haseenah and Dilshaad Ebrahim
My novice Comrades story – By Fadeelah Kenny
You are no longer strangers, you are Comrades – By Saraa Mowlana
Aneekah’s C-O-M-R-A-D-E-S Credo – By Aneekah Fataar
Two Oceans: No Ordinary 21 – By Whagieda Samsodien
In my world, I am a Champion – By Zainub Emeran
Double or nothing – By Ridwan Wagiet
My best half marathon so far – By Ridwan Wagiet
Fun on the Gun Run – By Zainub Emeran
I did Comrades my way – By Analia Blanco
The ‘Big C’ With My ‘Big B’ – By Fatima Abrahams
Comrades is only the beginning – By Gesant Abed
Planning key to Big C success – By Ismail Mohamed
My Comrades journey – By Tape ‘Mo’ Bedford
Run Comrades for more than yourself – By Fazlin McCallum
Age ain’t nothing but a number – By Goosain Abrahams
My anniversary run – By Ridwan Wagiet
Lion of Africa just plain sailing – By Seddique Orrie
Third time’s nearly the charm – By Wardah Davids
Giving back the joy of running – By Amorett Truebody

Send us your story, we’d love to hear it.