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Who to watch at the 2017 Old Mutual Soweto Marathon

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The top athletes from various clubs around South Africa are preparing to compete at this year’s Old Mutual Soweto Marathon and make it into the top 10.   “The elite field in this year’s marathon promises fireworks upfront,” says Old Mutual Chief Marketing Officer Vuyo Lee. ”Anticipation is high for another exciting run. This race is now the fastest-growing marathon ...

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25 000-strong field to contest three races through iconic township

Images from Jetline Action Photos from 2015

It’s all systems go for a bigger and better Old Mutual Soweto Marathon, says race director Danny Blumberg. Blumberg, who has took over this year as race director, has said the race organisers’ ambition is to have it regarded as Africa’s version of the New York City Marathon. He has been concentrating on “ticking the boxes” required to deliver an ...

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