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Many first-timers join Secunda parkrun in 400th event

Secunda Parkrun reached the milestone 400 parkruns on April 13.

Two hundred and seventy-nine parkrunners walked, jogged or ran the Secunda parkrun’s 400th event on April 13.
Jannie Botha and Celia Reyneke ran their 250th parkrun to join the club milestone.

Anne-Marie Smit completed her 50th parkrun. Leopold Middelberg (83) was the eldest parkrunner and completed his 109th parkrun.

Mmakgabo Masipa, Zelmarie van der Merwe and Busisiwe Kubheka were the first three women to finish.

The first three men to finish were Rex Jefferies, Barry Visagie and Thiemo Pösch.

The parkrunners who ran their personal best time were Thiemo Pösch (22:54), Maketsi Magolego (24:47), De Wet Fouché (25:45), Ettienne Kotze (27:19), Aiden Pösch (28:17), Ewan Claassen (28:21), Bianca Swart (30:01), Jandre Grobler (31:06), Anri van der Vyver (32:07), Thembelani Dlamini (34:14), Lindiwe Mabuza (34:41), Yolisa Kutyiswayo (34:50), Dirk Fourie (35:34), Frans Maritz (37:30), Ziane Vermaak (37:43), Lebogang Maubane (38:09), Morné Grobler (38:13), Vernon Phillips (38:17), Marizelle Meyer (38:44), Cornea Viljoen (39:08), Rialivhuwa Tshisimba (39:15), Hugh-Jean Nel (39:41), Nivash Soma (40:16), Mike Hanrahan (40:18), Annabelle Meyer (40:30), Lee-Handi van Rooyen (41:03), Yashvin Naidoo (42:09), Thea Henning (42:53), Rene Grobler (42:55), Frank Henning (42:56), Christelle Cronjé (43:09), Esme Riekert(43:10), Linda van der Merwe (44:35), Lizette Greyling (44:51), Michelle Coleman (45:02), Natasha Stapelberg (46:41), Tracy Semple (50:59), Geraldine Bates (51:11), Amir Patterson (52:04), Anja Nolan (54:13), Connie Barnard (54:20), Neels Nel (54:40) and Oghogho Sam Wajuihian (1:01:34).

The parkrun Secunda South Africa family welcomed first-timers Craig Sundström, Christiaan de Wit, Christel Blomerus-Nel, Abby Rose Berry, Vusi Dhlangalala, Eunice Mynhardt, Mia Machebe, Andre Grobler, Tina Naude, Dawie Naude and Tereasa Fronemann.


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