Ivor Hambridge and Shaun Marais won the men’s team race on stage one of the sani2c Trail in Ixopo, today.
The Iron Fist duo finished the 82km route, which started in Himeville, in 3:34:26.
Sarel Nieuwenhuizen and Eddie Fivaz placed second, with Sean McCormick and Kyle Poppleton third.
The mixed team race was won by Vickus and Wilma Boshoff, while Colleen Jacobs and Johanet Cilliers won the women’s event.
View more provisional results below.
Stage one results
1. Ivor Hambridge & Shaun Marais (Iron Fist) 3:34:26
2. Sarel Nieuwenhuizen & Eddie Fivaz (Mkhondo Xpress) 3:37:22
3. Sean McCormick & Kyle Poppleton (Botswana Duo) 3:39:20
4. Lance Metz & Dale Harley (the sani2c double) 3:43:13
5. Nick Dickens & Brandon Horn (A league of our own) 3:44;18
1. Colleen Jacobs & Johanet Cilliers (Douglas Kanaal) 4:19:05
2. Yolandi Mostert & Melicia Labuschagne (Liqui Moly SA) 4:24:19
3. Venessa Kleyn & Sunel Verster (Not Pink) 4:26:30
4. Karen Pretorius & Leentie Smit (Cenviro) 4:42:32
1. Vickus Boshoff & Wilma Boshoff (Coimbra Cycle House) 4:03:37
2. Warren Richards & Liezl Richards (RIDERONE) 4:08:01
3. Lize-Mari Kreusch & Richan von Staden (Kreusch Team) 4:08:50
4. Magdell Woodward & Brad Woodward (50/50) 4:17:11
5. E Beyers & Maynard van Gend (Team Tile Africa numbero 6) 4:22:26