Maphumulo leads Toti AC’s Mandela Marathon athletes home

AMANZIMTOTI Athletic Club members participated in the Mandela Marathon held on Sunday, 26 August, where they recorded the following results:

42.2km: M Maphumulo 3:15:24; M McCalgan 4:04:47; J Momberg 4:20:27; C Botha 4:29:21; M Mkhize 4:44:28; C Warren 4:53:04; T Mdanda 5:05:02; K Gasa 5:12:00; C Khowa 5:22:03; C Dann 5:25:07; M Mzimela 5:28:23; M Ntombela 5:38:19

21.1km: L Chiliza 1:20:45; L Mtetwa 1:57:00; R Warren 2:17:46; F Shange 2:30:00; Z Sithole 2:43:26.

10km: B Makhanya 59:29; T Mthethwa 1:02:55; V Mthembu 1:04:39; T Zama 1:09:00; K Balaram 1:24:55.

Upcoming races include the Capital Climb which will be held on Sunday, 2 September at Midlands Athletic Club. The SAPS Striders race will be held on Sunday, 9 September at Kings Park Athletic Club and the Mineshaft race will be held on Sunday, 16 September, hosted by the Queensburgh Harriers.

Time trial results from Wednesday, 22 August where 30 athletes participated.

4km walk: K Morrison 31:10; S van der Merwe 31:10; F Berry 31:10; R Stewart 32:05; E Grobler 41:59; S Grobler 41:59; A Olivier 41:59

4km run: N Mseleku 14:29; B Chiazzari 15:41; L Msomi 16:00; D Swart 17:32; J Duvenhage 18:14; C Botha 18:27; M Ngcobo 18:28; R Meyer 19:33; V Mngadi 20:41; S Msomi 20:41; M Mhlongo 21:27; R Sayer 23:04; C Clarke 23:04; T Meyer 23:38; G Spiers 23:38; M Botes 24:29; D Taljaard 24:29; F Botes 26:04; A Visagie 26:18; J Brett 26:28; G Schultz 29:02; J Kruger 29:02; F Mtshali 32:48

Memberships and social memberships have opened for 2018. To become a member, visit the club on the first Wednesday evening of the month from 5.30pm to 7pm, or for more details.

Reflective belts are mandatory for time trials.

Weekly time trials are on Wednesdays at 5.30pm both walkers and runners welcome (4km route). Visitors are welcome to join in and should meet at the clubhouse at Hutchison Park. On Saturdays there is an 11km run and walk from the clubhouse at 5.30am for walkers and 6am for runners. Refreshments are served afterwards. Call club chairman Erich Luckfiel on 083-474-7206 or for junior track and field queries, call Riaan Vosloo on 078-457-1936. For new membership queries, email

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