Comrades: MEC fails to make cut

2011-05-31 00:00

HEALTH MEC Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo completed the Comrades Marathon 30 minutes after the cut- off time on Sunday.

It was the MEC’s first attempt at the marathon, which he entered as part of his commitment to promote healthy lifestyles and physical activity.

He said in a press statement, “Our wish is to ensure that we resuscitate school sport as it can prevent young people from teenage pregnancy, drug abuse and similar behaviours.”

— Witness Reporter.

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