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Road running: Acting Sports minister congratulates Comrades Marathon participants [SOUND]

# Road running: Acting minister of Sport, Arts and Culture, Maropene Ramokgopa, has congratulated the runners who participated in yesterday’s Comrades Marathon. Gerda Steyn of South Africa and Piet Wiersma of the Netherlands won the 97th edition of the race, an up-run from Durban to Pietermaritzburg. The department’s spokesperson, Litha Mpondwana, says the Comrades represents the power of sport to foster national unity and social cohesion:

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