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J2C IN THE BAG... WHAT AN EXPERIENCE!!

Today Tim Hanley, Sipho Mthembu and Siphe Ncapayi all completed their 1st Joburg2c... lots of pain, joy, many lessons learned and new friendships made. Gutsy rides by all three who each had their individual challenges and goals.
Tim having to balance the demands of corporate leadership and time to train. Sipho struggled with hovering flu all week, but still managed a creditable 138 in a field of 508 teams.
Siphe who in spite of several mechanical setbacks finished 147 (rode about 180km and 3,000m single speed losing over 5 hrs to the field) Without the lost time he would have finished in the top 50... what could have been and what lessons learned.

Huge thank you to Tim Hanley and Jan Joubert (Rainmaker Solutions/ Buffalo Foundation) for their generous sponsorship of the Kwano team and for Tim making sure Sipho and Siphe had pro treatment throughout.

Great partners and super friends!!!
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J2C DAY 5... 118km/1750m

An impressive performance by the Kwano/Buffalo Foundation riders today... toughest day so far!

Siphe turned the tables after the tough Day 4 and got home in 5:09 at an average speed of 22.9km/hr. Sipho Mthembu also had a strong day, completing in 5:58 (avg speed 19.7).
Tim is getting stronger every day and finished in 7:28... Roll on stage 6!
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J2C UPDATE...STG 4 (91km/1070m)

Poor connectivity makes details pretty sketchy, but big story is Siphe’s “champions ride”... he had a major mechanical just 7km from the start, had to convert his bike to single speed. In spite of this gutting setback so early in the day, he persevered to finish the day and stay in the race.
Now it’s time to fix bike and recover for tomorrow...If adversity makes us stronger, look out stage 5!
Tim and Sipho Botha enjoyed the classic descent off the escarpment and awesome single track.
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J2C UPDATE

The team is smashing it after 3 days. Still trying to get Sipho and Siphe’s sorted out as solo riders, but results are as follows in a total field of 865:

Siphe. Sipho. Tim
Time Hrs. 15:11. 16:39. 18:54
Position. 88. 193. 385

Good luck tomorrow with the descent down the escarpment into Natal
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J2C ADVENTURE BEGINS
At 5:00am on Thursday Sipho and Siphe (The 2 Sips) headed off for PE airport to start their journey to Johannesburg meet up with their J2C Sponsor and fellow rider, Tim Hanley from Rainmaker Solutions.

After a day of “trains, planes & automobiles” they met Tim in JHB, completed registration and spent the rest of the day with final prep of bike and body for the 9 day epic which starts on Friday.

We are all cheering for the 3 Musketeers and eagerly await the daily reports.
Give it horns!!!
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