Amanzimtoti Athletics Club

2017-11-01 06:00
Members of Amanzimtoti Athletics Club (from left) Edmund Luiz, Warren Gibson, Jodine Bruce and Shaun Finn.PHOTO: supplied

Members of Amanzimtoti Athletics Club (from left) Edmund Luiz, Warren Gibson, Jodine Bruce and Shaun Finn.PHOTO: supplied

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AMANZIMTOTI Athletics Club athletes participated in the following events:

Saturday, October 21, Goss & Balfe Sapphire Coast Marathon and Half Marathon helpers run

42.2km: R. Gcaba 03:05:33; S. Finn 03:26:05; T. Ndlovu 03:38:00; B. Mkhize 03:47:32; W. Gibson 03:50:01; M. Mhlongo 03:51:31; R. Nothnagel 03:51:52; S. Thango 03:51:52; J. D’Oliveira 03:56:13; D. Venter 04:04:23; M. Mkhize 04:07:38; E. Luiz 04:14:10; R. Hair 04:30:01; E. Toerien 04:36:14; M. Ngobeni 04:37:01; M. Mzimela 04:38:40; N. Mbhele 04:40:38; P. Radebe 04:40:38; T. Zama 04:44:47; I. Zee 04:46:32; Toto Mthetwa 04:52:13; D. Ozorio 05:03:41; M. Diamond 05:46:51, S. Campbell 05:46:51

21.1km: E. Lockem 01:35:27; E. Luckfiel 01:40:21; B. Luckfiel 01:48:27; R. Warren 02:06:14; T. Machado 02:09:08; S. Pratt 02:10:40; N. James 02:17:02; N. Hlengwa 02:32:13; B. Mutanga 02:32:13; L. Swanepoel 02:33:41; S. Foord 02:39:40; R. Verall 02:39:45; Z. Sithole 02:42:01; C. v Solms 02:44:31; N. Hlengwa 02:47:02; M. Hogan 02:54:28

Sunday, October 22, Merewent 10km Run:

S. Finn 40:00; S. Razak 42:00; W. Gibson 48:00; J. Momberg 49:00; M. Mhlongo 50:00; C. Luchtman 53:00; E. Luiz 56:55; N. James 1:01:00

Upcoming race:

• Entries are open for the scenic Goss & Balfe Marathon and Half Marathon hosted by Amanzimtoti Athletics Club on October 29, starting at 6am. Enter online through

Due to the storm, the trains will not be transporting athletes to the start for the Goss & Balfe Marathon and Half Marathon. Athletes have two options to get to the start:

• Athletes can arrange their own transport to the start.

• Buses will be provided to the athletes. Bus tickets will be available for purchase at registration for R50 per athlete. Buses will commence transporting athletes from 3.30am to the start lines at the Ilfracombe and Scottburgh train stations.

Correspondence has been sent out to athletes via email, SMS and social media.

Community to be aware that the R102 from Scottburgh to Amanzimtoti will be affected on Sunday, October 29.

Time trials

40 Athletes participated in time trials on Wednesday, October 11. The following results were recorded:

4km walk: I. Bohmer 32:52; S. vd Merwe 32:52; K. Balaram 33:12; J. Williams 35:22; B, Wagner 36:44; H. Livingston 37:22; L. Gumede 39:09; L. Gumede 39:09; D. vd Merwe 41:15; A. Fourie 41:15; A. Olivier 41:15

4km run: P. Mngadi 15:35; D. Swart 18:05; S. Msomi 18:45; J. Duvenhage 19:17; J. Momberg 19:45; B. Luckfiel 19:55; C. Botha 20:30; V. Mngadi 21:09; S. Campbell 21:40; J. Cousins 22:50; C. Farrimond 24:20; Z. Gwala 24:40; L. Ndlela 24:40; N. Mbhele 24:50; B. Eder 25:20; C. Gumbi 25:30; B. Mthembu 26:13; Z. Khuzwayo 26:24; Z. Sithole 29:06; N. Hlengwa 29:06; J. Luit 29:22; J. Brett 29:22; N. Zulu 29:50; P. Kata 31:19

8km Run: E. Grobler 30:24; T. Dlamini 32:01; R. Leech 33:02; R. Nothnagel 39:07; E. Luiz 40:37; J. Mackintosh 40:39; R. Sayer 41:14; S. Kolver 42:53; N. Saville 47:14; S. Gumede 50:11

Membership / social membership are closed for 2017. Applications for 2018 membership will commence from Wednesday, December 6. If you would like to become a member of the club, please visit the club on the first Wednesday evening of the month, from 6pm-7pm. Alternatively, email or visit our website for more info and membership forms.

Please note that reflective belts are mandatory for time trials.

Weekly time trials are on Wednesday - Walkers 5.30pm (4km) and (8km) and runners 6pm (4km) and (8km) options. Visitors are always welcome to join. Please meet at the clubhouse at Hutchison Park. Saturdays there is an 11km run and walk from Club house 5.30am for walkers and 6am runners. Tea, coffee and biscuits served afterwards. Visitors are more than welcome to join in and keep fit.

Contact club chairman Alan Payne on 083 463 4533 or club captain Jodine Bruce on 082 450 0683 or for junior track and field queries, call Riaan Vosloo on 078 457 1936.

For new membership queries contact - Supplied.


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