Star performer shines at marathon

2016-03-10 06:00
 Photo: supplied Lindiwe Hlongwa, centre, completes another successful race.

Photo: supplied Lindiwe Hlongwa, centre, completes another successful race.

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CHECKOUT Verulam Falcons star performer and 2015 sportsperson of Year Lindiwe Hlongwa finished with a superb 3:45 time at the hugely popular Maritzburg Marathon.

Hlongwa ran a confidence boosting race as she sets her sights on improving her time at the 2016 Comrades Marathon.

A delighted Hlongwa said that she enjoyed the changed route and the weather was favourable to post good times. Vitasha Ramnarayan managed to secure a Comrades Marathon qualifier.

Meanwhile 37 Falcons members also participated in the 12th leg of the Asmal Hyper Save Series.

Ari Perumal led team Falcons over the 15km distance with Eddie Singh leading the walkers. Bala Govender and Vikash Singh led the endurance pack over the 21km route.
The full Falcons results are as follows :

21km Results

01. Bala Govender 2 :05

02. Vikash Singh 2 :05

03. Cindeera Padavattan 2 :17

04. Sophie Ismail 2 :17

05. Yunus Doba 2 :17

06. Bonginkosi Ngubane 2 :50

15km Runner’s Results

01. Ari Perumal 1 :21

02. Sanjeev Rupnarian 1 :26

03. Ashwin Bedesi 1 :26

04. Sagren Reddy 1 :26

05. Mary Jane Ntombela 1 :27

06. Val Naidu 1 :28

07. Prudence Ngiba 1 :28

08. Cicilia Zweni 1 :40

09. Mongi Tshikitsha 1 :49

10. KB Chain 1 :55

11. Dawood Norath 2; 02

12. Vigie Naidoo 2 :04

13. Shiela Persadh 2 :04

14. Shiela Persadh 2 :06

15km Runner’s Results

01. Eddie Singh 1 :48

02. Steve Munsamy 2 :23

03. Ebrahim Asmal 2 :23

10km Runner’s Results

01. Ivan Moodley 1 :20

02. Harshada Fakir 1 :28

03. Maureen Gordon 1 :28

04. Savy Govender 1 :30

05. Kavitha Sookraj 1 :37

06. Rakesh Gayadin 1:50

07. Thembisile Mkhize 1:50

10km Walker’s Results

01. Mogie Padaychee 1 :28

02. Joyce Moonsamy 1 :28

03. Dan Moonsamy 1 :28

04. Daisy Moodley 1 :28

05. Premi Reddy 1 :28

06. Sivaji Moonsamy 1 :50

07. Ahmed Kadwa 1 :50

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