Athletic report

2018-10-17 06:02

THE Amanzimtoti Athletic Club’s upcoming races:

The FNB 10 km Challenge will be held on Sunday, October 14. The Coastal Series Blythedale will also be held on Sunday, October 14. The Merewent 10 km will be held on Sunday, October 21. The Amanzimtoti Athletic Club will be hosting the Goss and Balfe Marathon, Half Marathon and 10 km race on Sunday, October 28. Entries are available on as well as late entries available for registration on Saturday, October 27.


Fifteen athletes participated in Time Trials on Wednesday, October 3. The following results were recorded:

4 km run: E. Luckfiel 15:16; L. Msomi 16:11; N. Amos 16:24; J. Annells 17:22; D. Swart 16:26; J. Duvenhage 17:25; C. Botha 17:53; J. Momberg 17:57; W. Pretorius 20:10; C. Clarke 22:13; S. Gauche 22:13; S. Gumede 26:35; D. Oliver 22:42; A. Olivier 38:59

8 km run: M. Hlongwe 34:58

Membership/social membership for 2019 will open on December 18. To become a member of the club, please visit the club on the first Wednesday evening of the month, from 5.30 pm to 7 pm. Alternatively, e-mail or visit our website for more info and membership forms.

Please note that reflective belts are mandatory for time trials.

Weekly time trials are held on Wednesday — starting at 5.30 pm for walkers and at 6 pm for runners (4 km or 8 km route). Please meet at the clubhouse at Hutchison Park. On Saturdays there is an 11 km run and walk from Club House at 5.30 am for walkers and 6 am for runners. Tea, coffee and biscuits provided afterwards. Visitors are more than welcome to join in and keep fit.

Contact club chairperson Erich Luckfiel on 083 474 7206 or for junior track and field queries, call Riaan Vosloo on 078 457 1936. For new membership queries contact

— Supplied.


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