Big 5 Sport Challenge

And the crazy people are ...

2011-07-01 12:58
The 2011 Nedgroup Investments Big5 Sport Challenge presented by Sport24 gets underway on Saturday the second of July, by way of the challenging 80 km Mountain Bike ride in the Knysna forest.

Registration takes place at the Nedgroup Investments and Sport24 branded Big5 trailer in the outdoor area of Loerie park on the Friday evening.

The Big 5 events:

Saturday 2 July - 80km MTB race
Tuesday 5 July - 15km Featherbed Trail Run
Thursday 7 July - Full XTERRA duathlon
Saturday 9 July - 21km Forest Half Marathon

Plus an option of either:

Sunday 3 July - The 100km Road Race
Sunday 10 July - The Lagoon Challenge

And as media partner, we at Sport24 thought it rather apt to introduce this year's entrants ...

Over the weekend, we will be profiling a few of the entrants, and also introducing a fiesty young lady who will take on the challenge of writing for us while also taking part in the Big5 ...

Name Surname
Brendon Andrade
Richard  Ayres
Craig Baker
Willem Basson
Shona Bell
Phillo Beukes
Carel Bezuidenhoud
Sarel  Bloem
Sandra  Boer
Hanlie Booyens
Janine Brown
Guy Brown
Bruce Campbell
Leon Comely
Tony Conlon
Leon Crous
Antonette Crouse
Richard Cunningham
Karlien De Bruin
Adrian De Jonge
Juandre De Jonge
Johan De Klerk
Daniel De Villiers
Francois De villiers
Colin Du Plessis
Amy Ebedes
Tim Ellerbeck
Shaun Ellis
Sid Fitzhenry
Ilse Fritz
Marli Grewar
John  Grewar
Christiaan  Greyling
Dale Gurney
Dean Gurney
Clinton Halsey
Catherine Hanauer
Johan Havenga
Gregory Hawley
Thamar Houliston (Clark)
Etienne Hurter
Paul Ingpen
Martin Jakoby
Marcel Joubert
Trent Key
Henri Knobel
Hannes Koegelenberg
Hendrik Kriel
Dorette Kriel
David Krige
Willie Kruger
Paulo Lario
Esther Lategan
Gerald Lau
Derick Le Roux
Kathryn Leek
Andrew Lewis
Berend Maarsingh
Lisa Main
Nadia Malan
Joanne McLeod
Paul Micklewood
Caren  Mills
Tim Mosdell
Helmi Muller
Padhraic O Connor
Derek Oehley
Bruce Olden
Ben Olivier
Daniel Otto
Melvyn Quan
Ross  Rivalland
Tanya Rosch
Robin Samuel
Ico Schutte
Craig Smith
Petrus Stone
mark talmud
Miguel Teixeira
Georg Terrebalanche
Frederik Tetteroo
Andrew  Thompson
Terry Todd
Antony Turner
Neil  Vallance
Bert Van den Raad
David-John Van der Merwe
Graeme Van der Nest
Jono Van Der Walt
Antoine Van Heerden
Natia Van Heerden
Andreas  Van Heerden
Ivan Van Lier
Bernice Van Rensburg
Andre Van Rooyen
Paul Victor
Mari Visagie
Roelande Visser
Jeffrey Willcocks
Marita Williams
SanMari Woithe
Lara Fay Woolley
David Wright
Jan Zonnestein

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