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Home >> Information >> Mapaseka Makhanya

Mapaseka Makhanya

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Name: Mapaseka Makhanya

Age: 30

 

Represented South Africa in the World XC Championships and Africa Southern Region XC Championships (both 2013).

Half-marathon PB:         74:43, Nelson Mandela Bay City Half Marathon 2014

2016:                           1st in Valentine 10 km (37:51)

2015:                           12th in SA Half Marathon (79:36)

                                  1st in Irene Nite Race 10 km (34:34 CR)

                                  2nd in Two Oceans Half Marathon (75:11) & Cape Town 10 km (34:28)

                                  3rd in Hannover Marathon (2:31:02; fastest time by SA woman in 2015)

                                  4th in Shanghai Marathon (2:37:21) & Totalsports 10 km (Johannesburg) (38:00)

                                  31st in Cape Town 12 OneRun 12 km (49:52a)

                                  Placed as follows in the Spar Grand Prix Series: 1st in Cape Town (32:54; fastest time in SA in 2015), 8th in Port Elizabeth (34:45), 9th in Pretoria (37:48) & 19th in Durban (36:46)

2014:                           1st in SA T&F Championships 1500 m (4:20.42)

                                  1st in the following three races: Pretoria 10 km (34:47), Nelson Mandela Bay City Half Marathon (74:43) & Soweto Half Marathon (82:09)

                                  2nd in Totalsports 10 km (Johannesburg) (37:09) & Gauteng Marathon (2:36:36a)

                                  3rd in Spar 10 km (Port Elizabeth) (33:27) & Tom Jenkins 27 km (1:39:21)

                                  4th in Two Oceans Half Marathon (75:35) & Ceské Budejovice Half Marathon (75:52)

                                  Placed as follows in the Spar Grand Prix Series: 5th in Cape Town (33:59), 6th in Durban (34:35) & Pretoria (34:46), 7th in Johannesburg (36:27)

2013:                           86th in World XC Championships [less than] 8 km (27:33)

                                  3rd in Africa Southern Region XC Championships 8 km (31:34)

                                  1st in SA T&F Championships 1500 m (4:16.08) & 5000 m (15:53.61)

                                  2nd in SA XC Trials 8 km (30:45)

                                  Won the Spar Grand Prix Series with the following performances: 1st in Pretoria (33:37) & Durban (32:49), 2nd in Cape Town (33:23), 3rd in Port Elizabeth (34:03) & 13th in Johannesburg (37:56)

                                  1st in Gauteng Marathon (2:37:06a)

                                  2nd in Tuks 10 km (34:19)

                                  5th in World Challenge 3000 m (Dakar) (9:08.87)

Other performances:      1st in SA T&F Championships 1500 m 2012 (4:12.84); 1st in Varsity Kudus 15 km 2012 (57:43); 1st in Varsity Kudus 15 km 2011 (56:59); 9th in SA 10 km 2008 (35:03); 5th in Transnet 10 km 2008 (36:41); 4th in SA T&F Championships 1500 m 2007 (4:23.84); 5th SA T&F Championships 3000 m steeplechase 2005 (11:04.11)

Other PBs:     32:49 (2013), 56:59 (2011), 2:31:02 (2016); track: 2:03.36,  4:08.18 (both 2010), 9:08.87 (2013), 10:58.20 (steeplechase, 2004), 15:53.61 (2013)

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