South African Athletics

Chitja elected to chair CMA

2013-11-16 11:32
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Johannesburg - Macdonald Chitja was elected chairperson of the new Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) Board, the association said in a statement on Saturday.

Chitja, who is an attorney in Pietermaritzburg, shares a long association with the CMA, having been elected onto the Comrades Marathon Executive Committee (Exco) in 2001.

He has served continuously in various capacities since then, including chairing the transformation committee since its inception in 2002.

Peter Proctor was elected as the vice-chairperson at Tuesday's board meeting while Neville Thomas was co-opted for his skills in financial administration.

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