Athletic report

2018-11-14 06:02
At Kaapsehoop Marathon were (from left) Lynette Botha, Brenda Luckfiel, and Erich Luckfiel.PHOTO: supplied

At Kaapsehoop Marathon were (from left) Lynette Botha, Brenda Luckfiel, and Erich Luckfiel.PHOTO: supplied

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AMANZIMTOTI Athletic Club participated in a number of events over the weekend.

Results from the Kaapsehoop Marathon, held on Saturday, November 3:

21.1km: N. James 2:11:53

42.2km: E. Luckfield 3:17:59; B. Luckfiel 3:55;52; L. Botha 4:24:07; G. Mnisi 4:43:44

The Soweto Marathon was held on Sunday, November 4. Results as follows:

10km: K. Balaram 1:17:52; F. Mtshali 1:42:57

21.1km: B. Mafuleku 2:13:09; M. Ntombela 3:21:47

42.2km: S. Mtungwa 3:05:52; M. Maphumulo 3:12:00; N. Khathi 3:21:29; M. Radebe 3:56:26; K. Letebele 4:09:18; M. Mhlongo 4:20:30; W. Mtungwa 4:34:14; S. Silangwe 4:38:22; T. Mutungwa 4:41:04; S. Msomi 4:44:48; S. Mbatha 4:48:21


The Oldies 10 km will be held on Sunday, November 11 at the Crusaders Sports Club, starting at 6 am. The Bluff Marathon, hosted by Bluff Athletic club, will be held on Sunday, November 18, starting at 5 am. The Sani Stagger will be held on Saturday, November 24, at the Sani Pass Hotel, starting at 6 am. The Hope Challenge will be held on Sunday, November 15, at Curries Fountain, starting at 6 am.


Athletes participated in Time Trials on Wednesday, October 31. The following results were recorded:

4km Walk: H. Livingston 39;14; A. Olivier 42:39; M. Carson 42:39

4km Run: C. Clarke 23:33; D. Taljaard 23:52; P. Stewart 27:23; C. Farrimond 27:23

8km Run: M. Radebe 36:14; D. Swart 37;09; C. Botha 37:34; J. Duvenhage 39:53; D. Lodder 55:02; R. Nel 55:02; C. Visagie 55:02

Membership / Social Membership will open for 2019 on December 1. To become a member of the club, visit the Club on the first Wednesday of the month, from 5.30 pm — 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 the 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 Chairman Erich Luckfiel at 083 474 7206. For junior track and field queries, contact Riaan Vosloo at 078 457 1936.

For new membership queries contact


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