Greenstone runners do well at Comrades

A total of 58 runners from the Greenstone Hill Running Club recently sweated it out at the 2018 Comrades Marathon.

Also read: Modderfontein runners take part in the Comrades

Local runners of all ages joined the thousands who ran from Pietermaritzburg to Durban on June 10.

“The general feeling from the members is that the marathon was the hardest thing they have ever done,” said Tammy Craig, the CHRC administrator.

She said despite the challenge, members are happy they completed the marathon.

At the finish line club member Mark Buchel proposed to his girlfriend Machelle Bremer.

Fellow runner Alan Mc Cormack suffered severe dehydration on the day and was hospitalised in Durban.

Over the years Mc Cormack has won 11 silver comrades medals.

Results for the GHRC runners who finished the race were Fabio La Mantia 7:21:42, Meshack Mlangeni 7:45:02, Andrew Squire 8:7:14, Saul Glass 8:34:58, Jeffrey Macer-Wright 8:37:37, Celumusa Dladla 8:46:15, Rodney Hundermark 8:48:48, Chad Costa 8:57:16, Nicolene De Jong 8:58:24, Nadia Groenewald 9:54:56, Tyrone Frank Goddard 9:05:40, Steven Luker 9:05:46, Gary Pienaar 9:20:16, Cathy Callow 9:25:32, Archibald Gumede 9:31:59, Yvonne Laing 9:44:29, Kirsten Lloyd 9:51:50, Clayton Sumner 9:51:50, Darryl Louw 9:57:03, Machelle Bremer 10:04:05, Mark Buchel 10:04:05, Craig Pike 10:23:58, Grace Mushaisano 10:24:34, Rob Squire 10:24:44, Buckley Usher 10:39:03, Strinivasen Reddy 10:49:06, Dave Phiri 10:51:30, Etienne Louw 10:52:37, Lawrence Mucheka 10:55:35, Mdu Ncube 10:57:28, Bruce Merchant 11:04:29, Mariangela Scheepers 11:22:39, Carel Robinson 11:22:39, Tsakani Baloyi 11:28:14, Andre Venter 11:31:40, Troy Davies 11:32:30, Andre Wilmans 11:33:22, Robyn-Lee Verschuren 11:37:29, Ben Mabelane 11:38:51, Mmapula Seshabela 11:40:35, Betty Maepa 11:40:38, Janna Jenkins 11:44:06, Graham Christensen 11:45:38, Shiloh Harmsey 11:51:58, Retha Schutte 11:51:58, Philani Dlamini 11:51:58, Mike Van Jaarsveld 11:52:04, Ramodise Tsolo 11:54:19, Rickus Potgieter 11:55:51 and Dean Fine 11:55:54.

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