Modern Athlete Magazine Issue 146, Nov 2021 November 2021 | Page 12


On Course for a PB in


After a few delays to our racing plans caused by the COVID pandemic , I found myself running the Paris Marathon in October , chasing a sub-3:15 finish , but instead , I found myself pushing for a sub-3:00 for the first time , much to the surprise of my training partner ! – BY WELLINGTON MPOFU
Running mates Wellington Mpofu and Wandisile Nkwalase pass the Eiffel Tower during the 2021 Schneider Electric Paris Marathon .
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