By: Sarah- Lee Naidoo (21 years old)
As a new member of Stella my fitness levels have steadily improved.
Thanks to the club’s weekly training schedule, which includes various training routes, my running techniques have improved, and I am definitely feeling fitter and stronger. I have completed three 21km races and my latest achievement was the 21Km Mandela Marathon, which was the toughest race to date. My finishing time was 2h24min. It was a challenging race which consisted of many up hills. However, in the weeks leading up to the race, Stella’s hill training equipped me well making the race manageable and enjoyable.
Stella has taught me to run my own race and do it to the best of my ability. The camaraderie amongst club members definitely motivates one and prepares you for the next challenge.