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On the route of the Comrades

The marathon that labels itself the world’s greatest is traditionally enjoyed by spectators either along the 89 kilometre route, or in front of the television. EWN’s Aletta Gardner got exclusive behind-the-scenes access to the 2012 race.

Comrades winner Ludwick Mamabolo strides confidently past the 8 kilometre mark on 3 June 2012. Picture: Aletta Gardner/EWN

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