With two races to go in the SPAR Women’s 10km Challenge series, Boxer runner Glenrose Xaba appears to be in poll position in the race for the SPAR Grand Prix title.
The fifth race in the series takes place in Pietermaritzburg on Sunday and a good win for Xaba would give her a healthy lead going into the final race, at Marks Park Sporting Club in Johannesburg on October 7.
He has just won the gruelling 75km Umngeni River Run – and that on his first attempt at this beautifully tough race set in the mountainous KwaZulu-Natal. Meet Eric Ngubane, probably one of the most versatile runners out there, as he seems to switch seamlessly between trail and road, while performing excellently on both.
Traversing the WESSA Umngeni Valley Nature Reserve and Hilton Colle