Seibeb Wins Coastal Cycle Classic

Costa Seibeb won the Nedbank Coastal Cycle Challenge which took place at the coast last weekend.

Seibeb won the men’s 100km event in 2 hours 49 minutes 40 seconds, to finish two seconds ahead of second-placed Michael Pretorius and third-placed Johannes Hamunyela.

Pierre Knoetze came fourth in 2:49:51 and Ingram Cuff fifth in 2:50:12.

Wanda Tattersall won the women’s 100km event in 3:23:55, followed by Luanne van der Schyff and Heide Hobohm who both finished in 4:44:37.

Morne Honiball won the men’s 50km event in 1:27:52, followed by Charl du Plooy (1:27:54) and Gerhard Liebenberg (1:28:54), while Hayley Brand won the female 50km event, beating Patricia Hoeksema in a sprint to the line in 1:41:12, while Rina Lambert came third in 1:47:45.

The Costal Challenge saw a fine turnout with more than 80 cyclists competing in the various events.

Source : The Namibian