KDAC athletes notch respectable times

2016-10-05 06:00
Photo: supplied Some of the KDAC participants.

Photo: supplied Some of the KDAC participants.

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KDAC athletes participated in the Cooee Challenge this past Sunday.
The races consisted of 10km, 21.1km and 42,2km categoreis which started and ended at Kings Park Stadium in Durban.
The 21,1 and 42,2km races commenced at 5:30am and the 10km at 5:45am.
The weather was favourable, overcast with a slight breeze up to about 8am. Thereafter windy conditions made it a bit difficult for the runners of 42,2km race.
Nevertheless most of the participants enjoyed the cool and overcast conditions.
The course for the 10km was a single lap flat route along the beachfront.
The 21,1km route was a two-lap course along the beachfront.
The 42,2 km consisted of the two 10km laps along the beachfront, the rest of the route was through the Durban North, Virginia, Glenashley residential areas.
Dippy Moodley made KDAC proud by achieving the category first prize in his age division.
Dippy Moodley and Danny Sewmungal have qualified in this race to enter the 2017 Two Oceans and Comrades Marathons.

Results: 21,1km

Ivan Mabaso 1:35 Paddy Padayachee 2:06 Jaibalan Soobramoney 2:17 Nikeyi Maarbeel 2:17 GD Singh 2:41 Basil Naidoo 2:41 Yathin Narothum 2:41

42,2 km

Dippy Moodley 4:17 Danny Sewmungal 4:33.

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