Great train relay race from Inchanga this weekend

2011-09-21 00:00

OVER 1 000 road runners completed the Sanlam SAPS Half-marathon Challenge this weekend.

Mr Price’s Samuel Pazanga held off Bluff Meats Formula One runner Robson Chigaro to take the honours in the SAPS race. Jenna Challenor claimed victory in the ladies’ race.

Saturday sees the Nosa Great Train Relay Race, which is for teams of six, starting at Inchanga station and finishing next to the platform in Hillcrest.

Entry is R1 000 per team, which includes T-shirts and complimentary entry to the Beer Fest at Hillcrest Villagers. Tricia Smith has more details at 073 572 1688.

With the cancellation of Verulam’s Night Race and the Spartan 10 km, the only other races this weekend are the Tonevale Game Park 16 km on Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning’s Mtubatuba 10 km.

Umhlathuze are the hosts of the Tonevale, which starts from Wallenton Farm at 2.30 pm.

More information is available from Charleen Hingle at 083 314 4046.

Sunday’s Mtubatuba 10 km is open to runners and walkers and there are more details on 073 846 1347.

Sanlam SAPS challenge half-marathon 21,1 km


1. Samuel Pazanga Mr Price AC 65:43

2. Robson Chigora Form One AC 65:48

3. Jari Manyaradzi Form One AC 66:54

35 to 39:

1. Moses Lepheana Mpumalanga AC 71:44

2. Eric Ndovela Stella AC 71:54

3. Bernard Phalatsane Nedbank AC 72:14


1. Jenna Challenor Boxer AC 82:16

2. Loveness Madzina Phumanathi AC 83:40

3. Janine Carey Boxer AC 85:39

35 to 39:

1. Janine Carey Boxer AC 85:39

2. Debbie Sessions DHs OB 87:33

3. Karen Sabrine Toti AC 96:03



1. Professor Cele Bidvest AC 1:49:43


1. Khethiwe Memela Boxer AC 2:24:58

The Duke of York 16 km


1. Sibonelo Duma Boxer AC 51:51

2. Lindani Zuma Boxer AC 53:15

3. Sanele Sibisi Mr Price AC 53:45

35 to 39: Sandile Makhaye Mr Price AC 54:01


1. Kirsten Williams Coll Harr 1:04:48

2. Amanda Bradshaw Herblife AC 1:08:15

3. Thobile Ngwane Mr Price AC 1:09:22

Vryheid Ithala Challenge

10 km Race:

Men: 1. T Sibiya Siyaphila 37:02, 2. Ezrom Zwane Lancaster 42:33, 3. Elias Argaw Mquth 44:14

Ladies: 1. Khuphutule Kunene Klip River 57:17, 2. Vicci Vivier CRBAC 1:00:19, 3. Sanri van Zyl IND 1:05:29.

38 km Race:

Men: 1. Justice Nkosi Lancaster 2:41:48, 2. Bongani Misimango Vryheid 2:55:13, 3. Phulani Malinga IND 3:09:50

Ladies: 1. Judith Geldenhuys Est 4:11:03, 2. Leana Aslett Assegaai 4:40:00, 3. Trish Winterboer Umhlathuze 4:51:01

City to City 50 km Centurion to Johannesburg:

Men: 1. Tunyiswa Odwa Nedbank 2:50:36, 2. Elias Mabane Bivest 2:52:19, 3. Bongumusa Mthembu Mr Price 2:56:27.


1. Lizih Chokore Nedbank 3:28:56, 2. Samukeliso Moyo Mr Price 3:31:22, 3. Riana van Niekerk Mr Price 3:36:12

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