Durban – Gerda Steyn has won the 87,701 km Women’s Comrades Marathon 2023.
Gerda finished Sunday’s downhill marathon from Pietermaritzburg to Durban in a record time of 05:44:54.
Earlier, Tete Dijana won the men’s race for the second consecutive year.
This year he ran even faster to clock a record 5:13:58.
The Comrades Marathon Association has significantly hiked prize money to R500 000 for winners.