“Competing at the highest level is not about winning. It’s about preparation, courage, understanding and nurturing your people, and heart. Winning is the result.” —Joe Torre

 

The 2018 Nissan Trailseeker Series has seen many familiar riders on the podium as well as new riders molding into champions at each race. Shaun-Nick Bester and Sarah Hill are the official winners of the 2018 Nissan Trailseeker Series. Their dedication and hard-core mountain bike skills have inspired us all and will definitely be a challenge in the 2019 Series.

 

Overall Men’s Marathon Winners of the 2018 Nissan Trailseeker Series

 

  1. Shaun-Nick Bester
  2. David Cooke
  3. Philip Buys
Trailseeker MTB Series Winner Shaun-Nick Bester

Trailseeker MTB Series Winner Shaun-Nick Bester

Overall Women’s Marathon Winners of the 2018 Nissan Trailseeker Series

 

  1. Sarah Hill
  2. Theresa Ralph
  3. Robyn de Groot
Trailseeker MTB Series Winner Sarah Hill

Trailseeker MTB Series Winner Sarah Hill

 

Overall Men’s Half-Marathon Winners of the 2018 Nissan Trailseeker Series

 

  1. Hennie van Wyk
  2. John-William Lang
  3. Leonard Wilcocks

 

Overall Women’s Half-Marathon Winners of the 2018 Nissan Trailseeker Series

 

  1. Monique du Toit
  2. Rimari Sutton
  3. Jade Slabbert

 

Overall Men’s 20km Winners of the 2018 Nissan Trailseeker Series

 

  1. Bertie-Emmett Anderson
  2. Phillip Naude
  3. Ethan Ross

 

Overall Women’s 20km Winners of the 2018 Nissan Trailseeker Series

 

  1. Behandri van Tonder
  2. Willow Holborow-Browne
  3. Leah Elliott

 

 

Overall Men’s 10km Winners of the 2018 Nissan Trailseeker Series

 

  1. Joshua van Schoor
  2. Leiton Oliver
  3. Justin de Wet Venter

Overall Women’s 10km Winners of the 2018 Nissan Trailseeker Series

  1. Megan LaGrange
  2. Courtney West
  3. Rianette Gouws

 

 

Age category results:

Marathon

 

Male 19 -29 30 – 39 40 – 49 50 +
Overall Senior Sub-veteran Veteran Master
1 Shaun-Nick Bester 1 Shaun-Nick Bester 1 Philip Buys 1 David Cooke 1 Rex Benson
2 David Cooke 2 Felix Mnake 2 Christo Carelsen 2 Fred Buter 2 Eben Laubscher
3 Philip Buys 3 Wian van den Bergh 3 Nico Bell 3 Alwyn Jacobus Dippenaar 3 David de Lima

 

 

Female 19 -29 30 – 39 40 – 49
Overall Senior Sub-veteran Veteran
1 Sarah Hill 1 Sarah Hill 1 Robyn de Groot 1 Theresa Ralph
2 Theresa Ralph 2 Danielle Strydom 2 Lehane Oosthuizen 2 Yvonne Cornes
3 Robyn de Groot 3 Christie-Leigh Hearder 3 Carmen Grobler 3 Claire Watson

 

Half-Marathon

 

Male 17-18 15-16 60 – 69
Overall (19) Junior Youth Grand-Master
1 Hennie van Wyk 1 Hennie van Wyk 1 John-William Lang 1 Hannes Bester
2 John-William Lang 2 Leonard Wilcocks 2 Konrad Spanig 2 Nico Lombard
3 Leonard Wilcocks 3 Sean Wagner 3 Pieter-Jan Pretorius 3 Johan Benadie

 

 

Female 17-18 15-16 50 -59 60+
Overall (18) Junior Youth Master Grand-Master
1 Monique du Toit 1 Monique du Toit 1 Jade Slabbert 1 Hildegard Setzkom 1 Humelda Bakkes
2 Rimari Sutton 2 Rimari Sutton 2 Sunique van der Walt 2 Mari Kleynhans 2 Karen Rabie
3 Jade Slabbert 3 Mieke Vermeulen 3 Lenka Labuschagne 3 Rita Fourie 3 Shannon Barrett

 

20km – Fun Race

 

Male 13-14 jaar oud 11-12 2-10
Overall (10) Sub-Junior Sprog Nipper
1 Bertie-Emmett Anderson 1 Bertie-Emmett Anderson 1 Daniel Johns 1 Henko Lombard
2 Phillip Naude 2 Phillip Naude 2 Emile Scalliet 2 Joshua Steyn
3 Ethan Ross 3 Frank Munkelt 3 Xander McNear 3 Ayden Sequeira

 

Female 13-14 jaar oud 11-12 jaar oud 2-10 jaar oud
Overall (9) Sub-Junior Sprog Nipper
1 Behandri van Tonder 1 Willow Holborow-Browne 1 Megan Scholtz 1 Amilee Holborow-Browne
2 Willow Holborow-Browne 2 Leah Elliott 2 Mieke van der Merwe 2 Rebecca Jocobs
3 Leah Elliott 3 Lauriesian Brett 3 Chloe Chesterton 3 Kelly Mall

 

10km – Fun Ride

 

Overall Male
1 Joshua van Schoor
2 Leiton Oliver
3 Justin de Wet Venter

 

Overall Female
1 Megan LaGrange
2 Courtney West
3 Rianette Gouws

 

Series points can be viewed here : https://saseeding.com/series-points/