On Sunday, 14 June many runners braved the cold weather to participate in the “Race the Comrades Legends” virtual challenge.
There were nearly 40 000 entrants of which 25 395 were South African. Members of the Assegaai Marathon Club and running enthusiasts of eMkhondo were excited to compete in this challenge and boasted with excellent distances and times, despite the recent constraints on exercise times.
- The following results were made available to the Excelsior News:
- Xolani Mfanimpela Ngema: 90km – 9:08:17
- Leandra Gevers: 45km – 4:56:59
- Laiken Pretorius : 45km – 5:00:57
- Leonie Vink: 45 km – 5:08:11
- Simoney Coetzee: 21.1km – 1:46:47
- Tessie Lundie: 21.1km – 2:07:30
- Janika van der Linde: 21.1km – 2:22:17
- Robbie Lundie: 21.1km – 2:37:08
- Joni McDonald: 10km -1:00:17
- Ilse Nel: 5km – 0:39:35
Congratulations! We hope that next year you will be able to run the usual Comrades-route.
Results can be obtained on: www.ultimatesportservice.com/race-the-comrades-legends/