Athletics

Comrades King looks back

Synonymous with South African road running, Fordyce is a household name alongside the likes of the country’s best sportsmen.

His thick mop of long hair is shorter and more wispy now, and at the age of 61 he is understandably more frail than he was 30 years ago – but Bruce Fordyce has lost none of his charisma, and he speaks with such comfortable eloquence it’s easy to understand how he has played a leading role in promoting the benefits of running and walking across the country.

Comrades King looks back

Comrades King looks back

Synonymous with South African road running, Fordyce is a household name alongside the likes of the country’s best sportsmen.

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