George Claassen was the first winner to finish under 6 hours in the “up” run.
Several runners dropped out of the 89K race in South Africa.
The 89K race is slated for Sunday and will use the “down” route this year.
He says the South African ultra's appeal is its difficulty.
The apparel and footwear company is now associated with one of the world's toughest ultras.
He won't return the Mickey Mouse doll.
A banal men's race is contrasted by a close finish in the women's race.
The 54-mile race through South Africa is slated for Sunday.
She is hoping for a silver medal at Comrades.
Science is outing the alleged cheaters.