Merensky well represented at Tour de Lake

PODIUM: Janke Joubert, silver medal and Sheldon Muller, bronze medal.

The Spur Schools Mountain biking (MTB) Series was continued on Saturday, 1 September at Stanford Lake College in Magoebaskloof with the Tour de Lake race.

15 Cyclists from Merensky High School participated in various divisions during this event.

In the Sub-Junior Girls division Janke Joubert made her tyres sing and ended in second place.

The Plasies were well represented in the Sub Junior division with Johan van den Heever (12th), Jurgens Spaumer (16th), Stephan Jansen van Rensburg (17th) and Salmo Helberg (34th).

In the Youth Girls division, the blue jersey finished 6th and 9th with Annalene Rood and Jodi Spaumer.

Many boys also competed in the Youth Boys division. John Robert Honiball (14th), Matthew Taylor (18th), Trevor de Beer (22nd), Dewaldt Kampman (29th) and Ronan Theron (41st) reinforced the Plase team’s participation.

Junior boys, Sheldon Muller and Kyle Jansen van Rensburg, claimed 3rd and 20th place for Merensky.