SPORTS4LIFE MARATHON EVENT – WEMMER PAN – 24 JANUARY 2016

Marathon Race day on Sunday morning arrived with awesome weather and a great

turn out of enthusiastic Marathon Paddlers. Thanks to all who came through to JCC

at Wemmer Pan for the 1st event in my 2017 series.

 

The main 20 km event was won by Alex Masina (JCC),finishing 3 secs ahead of Marathon stalwart ,

Luke Symonds. (Dabs) in a time of 1 hr 36 mins and 32 secs. Alex is 16 yrs old and is racing in his

first year as an under 18 paddler…..and is the newest member of the First Rand Racing Team.

 

Results :

 

6 km.

1.Prins April (JCC) in 45 ‘ 35’’.

2.Thabo Sielele (JCC) in 45’ 52’’.

3.Nkosinathi Khumalo(JCC) in 51’15’’.

4.Coburn Pettit (JCC) in 59’30’’.

 

1.Danny Hanf (Dabs) in 55’ 10’’.

2.Natalie Coetzee (Watuni) in 63’28’’.

3.Steve Jourdan (Dabs) in 63 ‘ 29’’.

 

1.Alex Masina (JCC) in 1 hr 36’ 32’’. Also the overall winner.

 

U23 and Senior.(Men)

  1. Peter Chissano (JCC) in 1 hr 47’ 25’’.

 

U23 and Senior .(Lady)

1.Sarah Robinson (Dabs) in 1hr 54’ 35’’.

 

Subvet.(Lady)

1.Mariette Zandberg (Watuni) in 1 hr 36’ 37’’.

 

Vet.(Men)

1.Luke Symonds (Dabs)  in 1 hr 36’ 35’’.  and in second place overall.

2.Kobus Filmalter.(Watuni) in 1 hr 41’ 15’’.

3.Sheldon Baker (Dabs) in 1 hr 44’ 51’’.

4.Andre ZAndberg (Watuni) in 1 hr 50’ 08’’.

 

Vet.(Lady)

  1. Sarah Evans (Dabs) in 1hr 33’ 37’’.

 

SubMaster.  (Men)

1.Nick Warren (Dabs) in 1 hr 41’ 27’’.

2.Mike Hanekom (Dabs) in 2 hr 01‘ 52’’.

3.Gavin Coetzer (Dabs) in 2 hrs 02’ 23’’.

 

SubMaster (Lady)

1.Anna Arwidi (Dabs) in 1 hr 31’ 55’’.

 

Master (Men)

1.Kevin Middleton (Dabs) in 1 hr 47’ 44’’.

SubGM.(Men)

1.Simon Barnes (Dabs) in 1 hr 45’ 40’’.

2.Hardus Theunissen (Florida) in 1 hr 47’ 26’’.

 

1.Frank Dabrowski (Dabs) in 1 hr 52’ 10’’.

 

24 Km.

1.Mark Shuter (Dabs) in 2 hrs 06’ 35’’.

 

K2 20 km .

1.Ant Bowan and Paul Robinson (Dabs) in 1 hr 54’ 30’’.

 

Raoul Goosen…..a happy entrant but a DNF.

 

Please note that the next Marathon Event in the Series is on the 13th Feb at JCC Wemmer Pan.

Start time will be 8 am.

A K2 event ,k1’s will be allowed ,but start behind the K2’s.

 

Happy training,

Pete Rossouw.

Sports4life Events.

Cell: 082 895 8129.