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Collen Makaza Athlete Profile

Collen Makaza, born 25 May 1981, is proudly Zimbabwean and lives in Harare with his fiance Precious, and their sons, Collen Junior and Craig. Collen’s first love was soccer and although whilst growing up he played, he was driven towards running. He is a loyal, committed and passionate man who is dedicated to doing what he can to improve road-running and the development of athletics amongst youngsters in Zimbabwe.

Being “Mr Pace” as he is affectionately known back in his home town of Chitungwiza, (Zimbabwe) he is just that, with a PB 10km time of less than 30 minutes and a marathon time of sub 2H15.

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Collen is contracted to the Toyota Running Club, with the inimitable Lucas Mongatane at the helm.

Collen Makaza Legends Marathon 2013 winner

Collen Makaza Legends Marathon 2013 winner

It is not an easy task to list all the achievements of this great athlete, he holds far too many records, and has stood on the podium at way too many races, so we focus on some of the highlights of his career.

2013

September Legends Marathon 68km  1st

April Two Oceans marathon Ultra 56km 4th

 

2012

September  World Champs, Italy, 2nd

April, Two Oceans Marathon 3rd

 

2011

 

2010

August, World Champs 50km, Galway, Ireland 1st

 

2009

Comrades Marathon – record holder for halfway

 

2008

 

2007

 

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