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DECADES ON THE RUN Lebo and Lebogang Phalula are household names PHOTOs: Tertius Pickard / eg Caldecott / Gallo Images / Action Photo
DECADES ON THE RUN Lebo and Lebogang Phalula are household names PHOTOs: Tertius Pickard / eg Caldecott / Gallo Images / Action Photo

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Since they broke into the professional running scene just over two decades ago, the siblings have not seemed to slow down, and continue to feature regularly in local races.

Just last month, Lebo won the 21km race of the Soweto Marathon, wrapping up a season in which the pair also competed in the grand prix series of the Spar Women’s 10km Challenge.

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