Team Cathy – Scania wins Nedbank cycle challenge Dobra Loops

28 Jan 2019 19:00pm
WINDHOEK, 28 JAN (NAMPA) – Team Cathy – Scania once again continued with their dominance at the Nedbank Namibia Windhoek Pedal Power (WPP) cycling challenge that was held in the capital on Sunday.
Team Cathy – Scania are currently leading the team standing after winning the opening two races of the season.
The first race was held on the Dordabis road a week ago, while the second race of the season took place at the Dobra Loops in Windhoek on Sunday.
Jacques Celliers, who rides for Team Cathy – Scania finished the Sunday race first in a time of two hours 24 minutes and 35 seconds (2:24:35) followed by unaffiliated rider, Alex Miller.
The junior rider Miller came second in a photo finish time of 2:24:35 while Kai Pritzen, who rides for Team Kia Elite, was third on the same time as Cellier and Miller.
Elite men rider Drikus Coetzee, who rides for Hollard Life, was fourth on the same photo finish.
With those results, Team Cathy – Scania are still top with a time of 5:15:23 while Hollard Life is second with a time of 5:15:24 and Team KIA Elite is third in a time of 5:16:24.
Team NCCS occupies fourth position in a time of 5:17:53, with the fifth position in the Elite men’s teams being occupied by Hollard with a time of 5:18:49.
In the women’s category, Foodlovers Market is top of the standing with a time of 4:30:49 after their rider Genevieve Weber finished second on Sunday behind Jagau Imke, who is also unaffiliated.
Imke won the second race of the season in a time of 2:03:46 while Weber had a time of 2:03:51.
Veteran women rider Silke Bean, who represents MyLife powered by Hollard, finished the race third in the same time (2:03:53) as her teammate Antje Tietz who was fourth.
MyLife powered by Hollard is currently ranked second in the team standings with a time of 4:31:53 while Lumber City are third in the standing with a time of 4:36:14.
Fourth position is occupied by Delush, with a time of 4:39:44, while Mabaruli Cycling Safaris Namibia fifth with a time of 4:55:17.
(NAMPA)
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