Athletic report

2018-12-05 06:00
PHOTO: suppliedMembers of the club that participated in the recent Bluff Marathon.

PHOTO: suppliedMembers of the club that participated in the recent Bluff Marathon.

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

AMANZIMTOTI Athletic Club participated in the Bluff Marathon that was held on November 18. The following results were recorded:

42.2km — J. Shishani 3:00:59; M. McCalgan 3:23:17; M. Mkhize 3:54:07; S. Finn 4:04:28; M. Mhlongo 4:04:29; G. Mkhize 4:35:23

21.1km — T. Pletinckx 1:29:50; E. Luckfiel 1:33:45; W. Gibson 1:42:22; B. Rathbone 1:43:53; J. Momberg 1:44:03; C. Botha 1:45:47; R. Legg 1:49:42; S. Msomi 1:54:36; P. De Bruin 1:59:54; K. Gasa 2:03:28; S. Campbell 2:09:08; J. Duvenhage 2:10:30; T. Machado 2:10:33; I. Zee 2:14:31; M. Mzimela 2:18:51; C. Warren 2:20:04; L. Els 2:20:04; D. Taljaard 2:20:09; T. Kleinhans 2:23:05; R. Gilpin 2:27:48; C. Booysen 2:27:49; S. Foord 2:31:10; M. Botes 2:34:40; G. Schultz 2:39:27; J. Kruger 2:39:39; F. Botes 2:40:40; T. Koll 2:46:18; C. Webber 2:52:55; K. Mtshali 2:57:06; H. Dercksen 3:06:09

15km Walk — M. Jansen van Rensburg 2:19:22; N. Mtshali 2:43:09

The Sani Stagger was held on November 24. The following results were recorded:

42.2km — M. McCalgan 4:29:08; E. Luckfiel 5:08:00; J. Momberg 5:42:05; C. Botha 6:05:21; G. Duvenhage 6:26:36

21.1km — C. Botha 2:37:54; B. Luckfiel 2:41:01; L. Botha 2:41:04; G. Schultz 3:09:52; J. Kruger 3:23:44

Die Vlakte Marathon was held on November 24. The following results were recorded:

42.2km — C. Warren 3:56:00; R. Warren 4:27:00

The Hope and Abstinence Run was held on November 25. The following results were recorded:

21.1km — M. Gumede 1:55:20; M. Mhlongo 2:01:58; T. Mntungwa 2:08:08; M. Mzimela 2:19:21; J. Taljaard 2:30:37

10km — S. Mtungwa 35:45; C. Webber 1:16:56; M. Diamond 1:27:00; H. Dercksen 1:27:00


The BMG Stainbank Cup will be held on Sunday, December 2, at Yellowwood Park Sports Club, starting at 6 am. The Illovo Sugar 15km Christmas Challenge will be held on Sunday, December 9, starting at 6 am.The Big Hill Challenge will be held on Sunday, December 16, starting at 4.30 pm.


Thirty-seven athletes participated in Time Trials on Wednesday, November 14. The following results were recorded:

4km Walk — G. Young 32:30; A. Waterson 32:30; V. Mthembu 32:30; L. Radford 36:38; F. Berry 36:38; B. Wagner 37:32; J. Williams 37:32; S. vd Merwe 32:30; K. Morrison 32:30; H. Livingston 37:42; F. Botes 38:26; M. Carson 44:45; A. Olivier 44:45

4km Run — E. Luckfiel 16:55; W. Gibson 17:19; J. Momberg 18:10; S. Gumede 23:40; D. Taljaard 24:00; M. Botes 24:20; T. Kolver 26:20; H. Stewart 27:28; S. Foord 27:28; G. Schultz 27:35; C. Botha 27:35; K. Botha 27:35; J. Kruger 28:21;

8km Run — M. Radebe 33:34; D. Swart 35:14; S. Msomi 39:40; G. Sarshni 44:43; N. Saville 44:55; W. Pretorius 44:55; K. Gwala 45:55; V. Mngadi 45:55; R. Sayer 48:39; C. Farrimond 48:39; A. Duhbar 48:39;

Twenty athletes participated in Time Trials on Wednesday, November 21. The following results were recorded:

4km Walk — L. Radford 37:16; T. Zama 37:16; A. Olivier 43:15; M. Carson 43:15; H. Livingston 43:15;

4km Run — D. Swart 18:50; C. Botha 19:34; A. Dunbar 19:34; C. Clarke 22:24; N. Mbhele 24:27; C. Farrimond 25:07; H. Stewart 25:07;

8km Run — R. Hamilton 35:25; K. Cele 35:34; N. Simelane 36:46; V. Mngadi 43:03; W. Pretorius 44:07; K. Gwala 44:47; N. Saville 46:26; R. Sayer 46:26.

Weekly time trials are held on Wednesday at 5.30 pm for walkers and at 6 pm for runners (4km or 8km route). On Saturdays there is an 11km run and walk from the Club House at 5.30 am for walkers and 6 am for runners.

Membership/Social Membership will open for 2019 on December 1. To become a member, visit the Club on the first Wednesday of the month from 5:30 pm to 7 pm or e-mail or visit our website for more information and membership forms.

Contact Club Chairman Erich Luckfiel at 083 474 7206. For junior track and field queries contact Riaan Vosloo at 078 457 1936.

— Supplied.


Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Jobs in Western Cape region

HSE Manager

Cape Town
Tumaini Consulting
R550 000.00 - R650 000.00 Per Year

Reporting Accountant

Cape Town
Network Finance Professional / Prudential
R310 000.00 - R360 000.00 Per Year

SQL Reporter

Cape Town
Communicate Cape Town IT
R10 000.00 - R12 000.00 Per Month

Property [change area]

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.