Marchal Hendricks takes the win at Eden Street Mile Road race in Oudtshoorn

Photo credit: Sonette Visser

The Bestmed Eden Street Mile Series kicked off in Oudtshoorn with Cycling included in the program.

The Bestmed Klein Karoo Street Mile Road race, the first leg of the series took place on 17 December 2018 in Oudtshoorn in very hot conditions along the historic Baron van Reede street with the finish-line in front of the CP Nel Museum.

The men’s elite road race was won by Marchal Hendricks riding for Team C4D – Cycling for diabetes in a time of 00:02:09 with Reynard Butler from Protouch in second and Louis Visser riding for Team Dimension Data Continental in third. The women’s elite race was won by Liezel Jordaan with an overall 5th place. Jacques van Staden, rider for Team C4D won the 40+ race with young riders from the team doing exceptional in the other categories.

On 19 December the NMU George Campus will host the Bestmed Madibaz Street Mile which will include a Mountain Bike Eliminator and a Road Criterium cycling race where cyclists will race around the track. The scenic circular route is very popular with spectators as they can watch the race unfold against the spectacular backdrop of the Outeniqua Mountains.

The cyclists can compete in the following categories: U/9, U/11 & U/13; U/15 & U/17; Elite U/19, U/23 and VET -34, VET 35+, VET -49 and VET 50+. The cycling prize money totals the sum of R20 000.

RESULTS:

Bestmed Street Mile Series – Oudtshoorn
Cycling
U/9-U/13 Boys and Girls
Bib# Position Name Surname Gender Time
605 1 Juwaygen Goliath m 00:02:35
602 2 Jaylin Goliath m
603 3 Beyante Goliath f 00:02:35
600 4 Armand Dixon m
601 5 Tiaan Ferreira m
604 6 Alrie Eloff f
606 7 Riance Van Staden m
607 8 Marno Van Staden m
U/15-U/17 Boys and Girls
Bib# Position Name Surname Gender Time
641 1 Benino Hans m 00:02:19
640 2 Wadrick Pienaar m
639 3 Breyton Hendricks m
636 4 Charlissa Shultz f 00:02:25
638 5 Jaco Mouton m
644 6 Charlize Murphu f
635 7 Shaundre Shultz f
637 8 Suveena Aries f
642 9 Andrea Brandt f
609 10 Adin Aries m
Vets 40+
Bib# Position Name Surname Gender Time
680 1 Jacques Van Staden m 00:02:04
676 2 Jade Gerber m
670 3 Andrew Dixon m
679 4 Serfie Serfontein m
674 5 Johan Griffioen m
671 6 Whayn Windwaai m
673 7 Werner Shultz m
677 8 Liesel Marais f 00:02:31
672 9 Mario Rose m
678 10 Mike Lombard m
675 11 Errol En Venita Pretorius mixed
Junior – U/23 – Elite
Bib# Position Name Surname Gender Time
714 1 Marchal Hendricks m 00:02:09
711 2 Reynard Butler m
705 3 Louis Visser m
712 4 Kerrighan Aries m
709 5 Liezel Jordaan f 00:02:10
715 6 Vusi Marenene m
713 7 Braam Wannenburg m
643 8 Dehano Jones m
706 9 Ryno Olivier m
710 10 Riaan Avontuur m
708 11 Phillo Verlaat m

 

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