Tough guy and gal always on the go
Wobbly water bridges and mud filled swamps weren’t enough to keep Stuart Koch and Miriam Gaensicke from finishing their second Tough Guy and Gal Chal- lenge in two months.
Last weekend, the Matamata pair competed in the 6km mud run in Rotorua, where Gaensicke came first in the women’s category and 20th overall.
With a finishing time of 36 minutes, 59 seconds, she had a full five-minute lead on the runner-up.
‘‘I was pretty excited com-
Muddy: Stu Koch and Miriam Gaensicke enjoy a Big Ben pie at the finish line of the Tough Guy and Gal Challenge in Rotorua.