In the midst of 2016 Rio Olympic Games, Central Gauteng Athletics continues to produce champions as we host the 2016 Cross Country Provincial Championships this past Saturday 13 August 2016 in Boksburg Stadium, building up to the National Cross Country Championships which will be held on the 10 September 2016 in George.
Great performances by the men’s green team as they dominate and take the top three positions of the 10km event, which is deemed by most the highlight event of the entire cross country season. CGA congratulates Phillimon Mathiba of Nedbank RC on being the 2016 CGA 10km champion clocking the time of 32:07. Cornelia Joubert of Boxer AC was also crown 2016 CGA 10km woman champion clocking the time of 39:57. An unexpected victory for her and she hopes to place in the top six at the A championships in order to go to the cross country world championships.
The CGA team that will be headed to George in September will be on fire, with an expectation of a few gold medals in the CGA name.Well done to all top finishers and respective category winner of this year’s CGA Cross Country Championships and to all that have made this season a success.
|1.||Phillimon Mathiba||Nedbank RC||32:07|
|2.||Ntsindiso Mphakathi||Nedbank RC||32:32|
|3.||Derocious Makhubal||Nedbank RC||32:56|
|4.||Pharson Magagane||Bedfordview AC||33:08|
|5.||Prince Jali||Take it Easy AC||33:20|
|1.||Cornelia Joubert||Boxer AC||39:57|
|2.||Keneilwe Sesing||KPMG RC||40:09|
|3.||Lorraine Novela||Benoni High AC||40:41|
|4.||Mpho Mabuza||Gallopers AC||42:00|
|2.||Paulos Radebe||Tembisa AC||12:03|
|3.||Marko Bucarizza||Bedfordview AC||12:06|
|4.||Samuel Mathabatha||Rockies AC||12:14|
|5.||Jeffery Gwebu||KPMG RC||12:18|
|1.||Michelle Strydom||Nedbank RC||15:13|
|3.||Zanele Maisa||Ulinda AC||15:17|