Terence Parkin and Martin Hillerman won the 124km opening stage of the 250 cycle race in Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal, today.
The Full Throttle pair completed the race in 3:26:08.
Team Meme’s Pieter Avenant and Zanri Rossouw won the mixed team’s category in 3:53:14, finishing ahead of Bluff Multisport Mixed’s Paul Muller and Angelique Muller in second and Team Fouche’s Jaco Fouche and Linda Fouche in third.
Bluff Meat Supply #1 (Deno v Heerden, Michael Viljoen, Haig Gibb, Brad Venter) won the four-member team race in 3:27:38. Thule Cornubia (Bryan Powell, Michael Rowland, Luke Chambers, Reece v Staden) came second and Bluff Meat Supply (Austin Steyn, Trevor Rowe, Warren Price, Donovan Geldenhuys) third.
Ryan Harris won the individual race in 3:34:45, beating Martin Atterbury and Wayne Booysen into second and third respectively.
View provisional results below.
1. Terence Parkin & Martin Hillerman (Full Throttle) 3:26:08
2. Muhammed Chothia & Reece Tifflin (Vertical Spaces) 4:40:05
3. Alister Reid & Nicholas Da Silva (Team Just-in/Nic-al) 4:43:02
1. Pieter Avenant & Zanri Rossouw (Team Meme) 3:53:14
2. Paul Muller & Angelique Muller (Bluff Multisport Mixed) 4:03:19
3. Jaco Fouche & Linda Fouche (Team Fouche) 4:03:23
1. Bluff Meat Supply #1 (Deno van Heerden, Michael Viljoen, Haig Gibb, Brad Venter) 3:27:38
2. Thule Cornubia (Bryan Powell, Michael Rowland, Luke Chambers, Reece v Staden) 3:27:38
3. Bluff Meat Supply (Austin Steyn, Trevor Rowe, Warren Price, Donovan Geldenhuys) 3:27:40
4. Dimension Data Masters (Stefano Madies, Gary Beneke, Tinus Schepers, Mark Beneke) 3:51:16
5. Just Bluff (Garth Haig, Shaun de le Porte, Justin Hand, Grant Guerin) 4:03:25
1. Ryan Harris 3:34:45
2. Martin Atterbury 3:41:07
3. Wayne Booysen 3:52:28