William Luxford in Grade 10 at Grace College completed the "Impi Hard Enduro" at Tugela Ferry this past weekend. This is one of the toughest endure races of the year, they raced for three days.
On Thursday they did 30km time trials to see where they would start the next day. The top 50 riders started first the next day, of which William was one having placed 24th.
There were 600 riders seeded as gold, silver or bronze, William did gold.
On the Friday they raced 120km, 7-9 hours through very rough terrain and crossing rivers. Saturday is a repeat of Friday; 120km over 7-9 hours.
Congratulations to William who finished gold in 15th position.
News supplied by Grace College.