When Hendrick Ramaala’s genes go rogue

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Hendrick Ramaala says he doesn’t like it when parents dictate to their children what to do in life. Picture: Carl Fourie/Gallo Images
Hendrick Ramaala says he doesn’t like it when parents dictate to their children what to do in life. Picture: Carl Fourie/Gallo Images

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Alex Ramaala still clearly remembers the two races that chased him away from athletics.

“My first race was a cross-country race in Alberton, which was apparently one of the hardest races because of the heat and the dust,” the 20-year-old recalls.

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