Runners take to the streets

ARD Athletic Club’s Zurayda Jaffer giving Sunday’s Peninsula Marathon two thumbs up. Picture: Fuad Esack

Thousands of runners from across the city took part in Celtic Harriers’ Athletic Club’s 55th annual Peninsula Marathon at the on Sunday.

The event, along with the West Coast Marathon in March, serves as a qualifier for the Two Oceans Marathon in April and Comrades Marathon in June.

Ommiedraai Friends Athletic Club’s Redah Jeneker passing Muizenberg en route to the finish at Simon’s Town naval base. Picture: Fuad Esack
Ommiedraai’s Shaik Kamroodien taking it easy on Main Road near Surfer’s Corner, Muizenberg. Picture: Fuad Esack
Three’s company… From left are Sarah Vertue, Ommiedraa’s Farhaad Haffajee and clubmate Abdul Mohamed. Picture: Fuad Esack