Striding out in Kowie
The Kowie Striders Boxing Day fun run/walk saw over 650 holiday makers and residents take part in the annual event. Athletes could choose between an 8km and a 5km option, both starting from the Port Alfred Country Club. The 8km was won by Dyrrick Arnolds, while Terri-Lynn Penney won the women’s race. In the 5km Jeremiah Baker was first overall, with Ebe van der Merwe first female. See Know the Score on page 28 for more results. The main sponsors were Remax and Compendium, whose sponsorship included drinking glasses to all finishers. Other sponsors included Bruno panelbeaters, SPAR Rosehill Mall, BUCO, Sports n All and Siza.
Competitors make their way along the start of the fun run.
Holidaymakers enjoyed the fun run too, walking with their dogs and pushing prams.
Dyrrick Arnolds, front, leads the Kowie fun run. Dyrrick went on to win the 8km run.