Home Road running Parkrun TWK Assegaai 3-in-1 Marathon 2020

TWK Assegaai 3-in-1 Marathon 2020

On Saturday, 22 February the Assegaai Marathon Club, hosted their annual 3-in-1 marathon.

A staggering 601 people entered the marathon and they could choose between running a distance of 42.2km, 21.1km or 10km.

The results were as follows:

Male – 10km:

  1. Kathlego Moloy – 32:37
  2. Msawenkosi Buthelezi – 33:28
  3. Philani Nkhwanazi – 34:22

Female – 10km:

  1. Hloniphile Msezane – 45:32
  2. Amanda Vergottini – 50:49
  3. Kidi Maria Dhora – 53:02

Male – 21.2km:

  1. Bonginkosi Simelane – 1:10:08
  2. Sihle Khumalo – 1:15:23
  3. Lindelani Ximba – 1:18:45

Female – 21.2km:

  1. Marlene Bean – 1:39:28
  2. Jo Claassen – 1:44:15
  3. Lizelle van Rooyen – 1:57:13

Male – 42.2km:

  1. Bongani Msimango – 02:44:56
  2. Justice Nkosi – 02:45:09
  3. Zama Dlamini – 02:46:36

Female – 42.2km:

  1. Winile Mnisi – 3:26:32
  2. Laiken Pretorius – 3:36:47
  3. Zinhidile Dlamini – 3:41:55

The participants came from all over South Africa, including running clubs from the Free State, Gauteng, Mpumalanga and KwaZulu-Natal. Residents of The Kingdom of Eswatini also participated.

It was a hot and humid day but, thanks to all the waterpoints along the way, runners were well hydrated and supported. Thanks to all the businesses who manned a station on the day. In first place was Charka, second was the Mkhondo SAPS and in third place TWK.

A special thank you to TWK for sponsoring the medals, water bottles, marshall shirts, the finisher arch and gazebos.

All-in-all it was a successful event and the Assegaai Marathon Club members look forward to an even bigger turnout next year.

- Advertisment -

Latest Excelsior News

Clicks advert causes nationwide upset

After an advert by TRESemmé, portraying the hair of certain ethnic groups to be inferior to those of other ethnic groups appeared on the...

Managing water resources

On Tuesday 25 August the IUCMA (Inkomati-Usuthu  Catchment Management Agency) held a meeting in Amsterdam, with various stakeholders to discuss issues regarding the management...

Fietsry vir pizza

Op Saterdag 5 September om 08:45 het 40 fietsryers (jonk en oud), met hul maskers op, by die Hoërskool gereed gestaan om te vertrek...

Cable theft cause of water crisis

Some residents were left without water since the late hours of Thursday evening 3 September. This water crisis was due to cable theft on...

19 people arrested in Kempville for land invasion

On Monday 7 September at approximately 10:00, 19 people were arrested at the Kempville turnoff for land invasion. The perpetrators were later released with a...

Accident report (31 August – 6 September)

On Monday 31 August at approximately 15:10, two people sustained minor injuries on Gerhard Böhmer Lane, after a vehicle collision between a Toyota taxi...