ALTHOUGH they did not feature in the weekend's Twizza 10km road race in Port Alfred, Nedbank AC continue to dominate both the EP Athletics Participation and Men's Prestige Leagues.
Luther Bonaparte (Albany) won easily in 40:18. Tiani Claassen (Despatch) won the women's section in 45:26. After the weekend's race the log standings are:
Participation League: Nedbank (847), Charlo (827), Achilles (820).
Men's Prestige League: Nedbank (173), Ikhamva (149), Warriors (132) Absa NMMU (132)
Ladies' Prestige: Body Concept (165), Elite (156), Nedbank (148)
THE Hobie Beach Parkrun, launched in Port Elizabeth by Bruce Fordyce last month, continues to grow.
The free timed run of about 5km attracted a field of 344 at the weekend, of whom 126 were first-timers. The race, which starts at 8am every Saturday, has had leading athletes including Mike Bosch and Margie Saunders taking part. This week Lisa Bright became the first woman to finish the course in under 20 minutes.
Lake Farm residents and staff took part in this weekend's race. Jaco Goliath, from Lake Farm, was the second man home
Men: Michael Kingston (18:43), Jaco Goliath (19:36), Graham Norton (19:43).
Women: Lisa Bright (19:03), Elmarie Botha (25:01), Charmaine Byleveld ( 26:19).