Bernard Rukadza and AJ Calitz secured the victory on the opening day of the AfricanX Trailrun in Jonkershoek, Western Cape, today.
The K-Way-Wintergreen pair finished the 33km run in 2:45:44 to beat Lucky Miya & Thabang Madiba (#gearupgetout is #timetoplay). Third were Ben Matiso and Retshipile (Edunova).
Nicolette Griffioen and Carla van Huyssteen of KeyHealth Neverest-K-Way won the women’s race in 3:25:31. They were followed by Chantel Nienaber and Katya Soggot of Rehidrat and Kate Mapham and Danette Smith of Tailwind Ladies.
The mixed event were won by Crumbs’ Davide del Fante and Daneil Feldmann in 3:40:40. Takalani Ndandani and Mazu Ndandani finished second, followed by Leani Grimes and Jacques Buys (ATS).
More results can be viewed below.
Day one results
1. Bernard Rukadza & AJ Calitz (K-Way Wintergreen) 2:45:44
2. Lucky Miya & Thabang Madiba (#gearupgetout is #timetoplay) 2:46:01
3. Ben Matiso & Retshipile (Edunova) 2:49:09
4. Timothy Chambers & Jonathan Black (Old Mutual Wealth) 2:51:22
5. Wandisile Nongodlwan & Nicholas Rupanga (ASICS Vets) 3:12:10
1. Nicolette Griffioen & Carla van Huyssteen (KeyHealth Neverest-K-Way) 3:25:31
2. Chantel Nienaber & Katya Soggot (Rehidrat) 3:26:19
3. Kate Mapham & Danette Smith (Tailwind Ladies) 3:36:27
4. Kate Roberts & Mari Rabie (Retired & Rewired) 3:44:33
5. Katie Leslie & Riki van Niekerk (Victorious Secrets) 4:08:36
1. Davide del Fante & Daneil Feldmann (Crumbs) 3:40:40
2. Takalani Ndandani & Mazu Ndandani 3:49:54
3. Leani Grimes & Jacques Buys (ATS) 4:01:59
4. Oliver Munnik & Alana Jane Doyle (Rock ‘n Roll) 4:03:43
5. Christo Bothma & Madele du Plessis (Colbee Accountants) 4:16:31