FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Media Release: 2018 Comrades Marathon Road Closures
 
With exactly one month to go to the 93rd Ultimate Human Race on Sunday, 10 June, the Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has confirmed the road closures that will be in place for the Comrades Marathon this year.
 
The 46th Down Run will start at 05h30 outside the Pietermaritzburg City Hall and finish 12 hours later at the impressive Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban.
 
CMA Race Director, Rowyn James has confirmed the following road closures for Comrades race day.
 
FROM
TO
CLOSE
OPEN
Start
Chief Albert Luthuli Road
23H55
08H00
Chief Albert Luthuli Road
Alan Paton Road
02H00
06H30
Alan Paton Road
N3 Freeway
04H00
06H30
Market Road
Polly Shortts
04H00
07H45
Polly Shortts
Ashburton Road
05H00
08H30
Ashburton Road
N3 Lion Park
05H00
08H45
N3 Lion Park
Umlaas Road
05H15
09H45
Umlaas Road
Camperdown
05H30
10H30
Camperdown
Cato Ridge town area
06H00
11H00
Cato Ridge town area
 
06H15
11H20
Cato Ridge town area
Eddie Hagan Road
06H30
11H40
Eddie Hagan Road
Thousand Hills Drive
06H30
12H00
Thousand Hills Drive
Halfway
06H45
13H00
Halfway
Alverstone Road
07H00
13H15
Alverstone Road
Kassier Road
07H30
14H00
Kassier Road
Inanda Road
07H45
14H30
Inana Road
Winston Park
08H00
15H00
Winston Park
Everton Road
08H00
15H15
M13 West Bound
 
08H00
16H00
Kloof Old Main Road
M13 West Bound
08H00
15H45
Bottom of Fields Hill
St Johns Avenue
08H00
16H15
St Johns Avenue
Otto Volek
08H00
16H30
Otto Volek
King Cetshwayo Highway
08H00
17H00
King Cetshwayo Highway
45th Cutting
08H00
17H15
45th Cutting
Sherwood on ramp
08H00
17H30
N3 East Bound
 
08H00
18H00
N3
David Webster & Braam Fischer Str
08H00
18H00
c/o Samora Machel & Masabalala Yengwa (NMR) Ave
Moses Mabhida Stadium
08H00
18H30
 
***ENDS***
 
Statement issued by the Comrades Marathon Association’s Media Officer, Delaine Cools on Friday, 11 May 2018
 
For an interview, please call CMA Race Director, Rowyn James on 079 501 0061
 
For more information, please call Delaine on 033 897 8650