Falcons take on Supa Mama race

2016-08-18 06:00
Photo: supplied The Falcon athletes.

Photo: supplied The Falcon athletes.

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THIS weekend saw the return of the half marathons following the winter road running hibernation.

The Supa Mama half marathon and 10km hosted by Savages AC was held at the weekend and the tough race saw runners grinding out a performance following lengthy layoffs.

Checkout Verulam Falcons were led by a trio of women leading Team Falcons.

Lungile Hlongwa Falcons 2015 Sportsperson of the year showed true grit and posted a credible sub two hour time. She was also placed third in her category.

She was followed by the valiant Val Naidu who recorded a tenacious performance.

Vitasha Ramnarayan rounded off the trio of women occupy the first three positions. This signals well for Women’s Month.

Ebrahim Asmal and Nikhil Ramnarayan completed the 10km walk.

The full Falcons results are as follows:

21km results

01. Lungile Hlongwa 1:55

02. Val Naidu 2:23

03. Vitasha Ramnarayan 2 :33

04. Farouk Kadwa 2 :33

05. Ashwin Bedesi 2 :33

06. Dawood Norath

10km Walkers Results

01. Ebrahim Asmal 1 :46

02. Veeran Ramnarayan 1 :47

- Supplied

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