2016 kicks off to a rocket start!

By January 25, 2016 Uncategorized No Comments

There is defiantly no time to sit back and let the year slowly kick in when it comes to triathlon and racing!

The year kicked off to a great start for the team racing CGT Triathlon Champs in Germiston two weeks back and having 13 team members qualify and multiple podiums all round. Next stop was 70.3 East London where we had a strong team representing and also our ‘Sleek Geek couch to half ironman’ crew taking on their first 70.3 distance… We are happy to report back that we had a full house finish and some amazing results, top 10 finishes, World Champs qualifiers and more, on the same weekend we had our ‘dirt junkies’ taking on the first of the Xterra race series in Buffelspoort also having some great races both in the full and lite with Johandri, Michael and Samantha all taking podium finishes.

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Some of the team at their pre race warm up!

See all race results below:

70.3 East London
Gary TE ROLLER (407) 5:29:26
Alastair STEWART (1475) 5:43:12
Antonietta GIURICICH (2197) 5:45:25
Guy BARANYAY (1180) 5:46:54
Marisa VAN DER LINDE (2571) 5:49:41
Damian BOTOULAS (1591) 5:50:33
Quentin LEECH (1365) 5:51:35
Shannon LOURENS (2384) 5:51:59
Tyler CARMICHAEL (491) 5:57:50
Mike KANE-SMITH (1334) 6:05:41
Hayley WALTERS (2800) 6:21:19
Monika KRAUSHAAR (2514) 6:30:20
Mario SANTANA (1452) 6:34:38
Jennifer LAWRENCE (2518) 6:39:12
Maricia SCHEMPERS (2136) 6:44:53
Sinead BROOK (2603) 6:59:36
Henry BROOK (1211) 6:59:36
Gerhard BRAUN (1205) 7:08:11
Deidre HOFFMAN (2502) 7:18:16
Scott SARGENT (1072) 7:22:18
Justine BOLTON (2600) 7:46:15
Emmanuel MMUSETSI (1023) 8:02:03
Loren FISHER (2485) 8:27:12

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World Champs qualification for Marisa, Antonietta and Hayley!

Xterra Full Results

Warrick KERNES 3:16:21 30 – 34 8th
Johandri LEICESTER 3:24:46 25 – 29 2nd
Karyn SOUTHGATE 3:31:38 35 – 39 6th

Xterra Light results : http://www.triathlonsa.co.za/Public/ViewNews.aspx?id=1268

Michael FERREIRA 1:10:02 19 – 24 2nd
Simon Owen 1:31:50 40 – 44 5th
Dave HARRINGTON 1:31:51 45 – 49 5th
Andries ROUSSEAU 1:40:05 35 – 39 12th
Samantha HARRINGTON 1:43:24 35 – 39 3rd
Connar Hartnady 1:49:38 35 – 39 25th

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Michael Ferreira takes 2nd overall

 

Well Done to everyone on a very successful year and its not even February yet, so much more to come!

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