Roundup from 28th Leg of HyperSave Series

2017-10-05 06:01
Savy Govender who finished fourth at the Golden Games in Port Shepstone.Photo: supplied

Savy Govender who finished fourth at the Golden Games in Port Shepstone.Photo: supplied

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THE development league of Checkout Verulam Falcons AC was held on Sunday. The league has helped individuals to gain fitness, lose weight, develop their athleticism as well as build friendship and support.
Savy Govender, who turned 74, has been running in the league for the past 15 months.
She feels more energetic and has tapped into her athletic potential. Recently, she attend the Golden Games in Port Shepstone and finished fourth [in the game]. Govender walked the 10km at 28th Leg of HyperSave in 1:35.
Newcomer Shirley Marie, encouraged and supported by Joyce Moonsamy, has improved and now attempts the 15km walks. They both completed the 15km walk on Sunday in 2:15.
The trio of Zaida Adam, Yugesh Thaver and Fawzia Kadwa have been built an excellent walking team.
Their supportive structure encouraged and gave them the platform and confidence to even attempt external club races like TotalSports.
They walked the 10km at the HyperSave in a time of 1:55.

- Supplied.





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