Falcons in Asmal’s HyperSave series

2017-03-16 06:03
 Photo: suppliedAbdool Haque Essack completes his 50th Park Run.

Photo: suppliedAbdool Haque Essack completes his 50th Park Run.

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RUNNERS and walkers from Checkout Verulam Falcons AC, Verulam AC, Tongaat Panthers AC filled the R102 between Verulam and Tongaat on March 5 and members from various clubs greeted and motivated each other.
The bulk of the participants came from Checkout Verulam Falcons, which held its 11th leg of the development series.

Team Falcons had another celebratory moment when Abdool Haque Essack completed 50 Park Runs. The Park Run is a five-kilometre timed run/walk held on Saturday morning at various venues across the world. Bruce Fordyce, the nine times Comrades Marathon winner was the founder member of the event in South Africa.

In his 50 Park Runs, Essack participated at Ballito Sugar Rush Park, Suncoast Promenade, Umhlanga Promenade and Valley of 1000 Hills and said he enjoyed the company and atmosphere at the 50 Park Runs.

The leading members were:

21km run category

Ari Perumal


15km run category

Sagren Reddy


15km walk category

Zaakir Adam


10km run category

Sharon Shivapurshad


10km walk category

Salek Adam


5km run category

Nikhil Ramarayan





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