Burry Stander gets Bronze at UCI Marathon World Champs

This weekend saw the UCI Marathon World Champs happening in St-Wendel, Germany. It was an incredibly tight race with the top six men finishing within 10 seconds of each other. South African Burry Stander had a phenomenal race taking home the bronze medal, just 6 seconds behind the winner, Alban Lakata. Italian Mirko Celestino was second.

This weekend saw the UCI Marathon World Champs happening in St-Wendel, Germany. It was an incredibly tight race with the top six men finishing within 10 seconds of each other. South African Burry Stander had a phenomenal race taking home the bronze medal, just 6 seconds behind the winner, Alban Lakata. Italian Mirko Celestino was second.

The 107km course was ridden at a ferocious pace with the top riders averaging 30.4 km/h at the half way mark.

Other South Africans riding were Kevin Evans who finished 25th and David George who finished 35th. Mannie Heymans finished 51st while Adrien Niyonshuti finished 61st.

In the ladies race, Yolande Speedy had a great ride finishing 14th.

Results:

1 Alban Lakata (Austria) 3:49:55
2 Mirko Celestino (Italy) 0:00:05
3 Burry Stander (South Africa) 0:00:06
4 Ralph Naef (Switzerland) 0:00:06
5 Christoph Sauser (Switzerland) 0:00:07
6 José Antonio Hermida Ramos (Spain) 0:00:09
7 Karl Platt (Germany) 0:00:25
8 Sergio Mantecon Gutierrez (Spain) 0:00:28
9 Thomas Dietsch (France) 0:00:32
10 Urs Huber (Switzerland) 0:00:59
11 Andreas Kugler (Switzerland) 0:01:22
12 Tim Bohme (Germany) 0:01:23
13 Jochen Kass (Germany) 0:02:07
14 Mike Felderer (Italy) 0:04:44
15 Karl Markt (Austria) 0:04:48
16 Kevin Van Hoovels (Belgium) 0:05:05
17 Matej Mugerli (Slovenia) 0:05:06
18 Lukas Buchli (Switzerland) 0:05:07
19 Marc Trayter Alemany (Spain) 0:06:47
20 Bas Peters (Netherlands) 0:06:55
21 Thomas Zahnd (Switzerland) 0:07:16
22 Torsten Marx (Germany) 0:07:21
23 Jure Golcer (Slovenia) 0:07:51
24 Johann Pallhuber (Italy) 0:08:02
25 Kevin Evans (South Africa) 0:08:44
26 Frank Schotman (Netherlands) 0:10:22
27 Massimo De Bertolis (Italy) 0:10:47
28 Rene Tann (Germany) 0:10:56
29 Stefan Sahm (Germany) 0:11:43
30 Walter Costa (Italy) 0:12:06
31 Nicolas Vermeulen (Belgium) 0:12:27
32 Roland Golderer (Germany) 0:12:31
33 Uwe Hardter (Germany) 0:13:32
34 Luka Rakusa (Slovenia) 0:13:32
35 David George (South Africa) 0:13:35
36 Benjamin Wittrup Justesen (Denmark) 0:14:04
37 Ivan Rybarik (Czech Republic) 0:14:04
38 Benjamin Sonntag (Germany) 0:14:04
39 Markus Kaufmann (Germany) 0:14:04
40 Jan Jobanek (Czech Republic) 0:15:03
41 Patrick Uhlig (Germany) 0:15:03
42 Friedrich Dahler (Switzerland) 0:15:03
43 Carsten Bresser (Germany) 0:15:06
44 Jens Gorm Hansen (Denmark) 0:15:07
45 Stefan Roffler (Switzerland) 0:15:08
46 Marco Lang (Switzerland) 0:15:11
47 Tomas Vokrouhlik (Czech Republic) 0:15:20
48 Jhon Jairo Botero Salazar (Colombia) 0:17:20
49 Ramses Bekkenk (Netherlands) 0:17:37
50 Klaus Nielsen (Denmark) 0:17:44
51 Mannie Heymans (Namibia) 0:18:01
52 Matthias Leisling (Germany) 0:18:45
53 Frans Claes (Belgium) 0:19:51
54 Stefan Schaufuss (Germany) 0:20:07
55 Christof Bischof (Switzerland) 0:20:44
56 Julio Humberto Caro Silva (Colombia) 0:20:58
57 Oscar Lazzaroni (Italy) 0:21:02
58 Pierluigi Bettelli (Italy) 0:21:02
59 Artyom Golovaschenko (Kazakhstan) 0:21:04
60 Thomas Strobl (Austria) 0:21:07
61 Adrien Niyonshuti RWA19870202 0:21:15
62 Peter Glassford (Canada) 0:21:31
63 Bram Rood (Netherlands) 0:22:10
64 Mikael Salomonsson (Sweden) 0:22:42
65 Kristofers Racenajs (Latvia) 0:22:55
66 Johannes Sickmueller (Germany) 0:23:33
67 Allan Bachmann (Denmark) 0:23:49
68 Ervins Smolins (Latvia) 0:24:40
69 Gusti Wildhaber (Switzerland) 0:25:05
70 Robert Banach (Poland) 0:25:34
71 Adrian Jackson (Australia) 0:25:44
72 Christopher Maletz (Germany) 0:25:57
73 Roland Plank (Austria) 0:26:07
74 Bartosz Banach (Poland) 0:27:31
75 Rasmus Jessing (Denmark) 0:27:46
76 Lenart Noc (Slovenia) 0:28:27
77 Björn Papstein (Germany) 0:28:27
78 Nejc Cernilogar (Slovenia) 0:29:12
79 Norbert Wyss (Switzerland) 0:31:13
80 Jesper Dahlström (Sweden) 0:32:03
81 Wolfgang Mayer (Germany) 0:32:28
82 Daniel Gathof (Germany) 0:35:12
83 Ryan Sherlock (Ireland) 0:35:15
84 Syun Matsumoto (Japan) 0:35:31
85 Joaquin Cammisi (Argentina) 0:35:45
86 Alexander Pscheidl (Germany) 0:37:13
87 Ebertowski Przemyslaw (Poland) 0:37:30
88 Pavao Roset (Croatia) 0:37:36
89 Thomas Achouri (Belgium) 0:37:36
90 Krzywy Krzysztof (Poland) 0:39:01
91 Timothy Carleton (Canada) 0:40:01
92 Jukka Vastaranta (Finland) 0:40:26
93 Guido Thaler (Austria) 0:41:35
94 Yanosuke Fujimoto (Japan) 0:43:40
95 Daniel Bintz (Luxembourg) 0:44:49
96 Gusty Bausch (Luxembourg) 0:46:41
97 Nelson Luis (Luxembourg) 0:47:47
98 Nikolay Zaitsev (Kazakhstan) 0:53:08
99 Kirill Kazantsev (Kazakhstan) 0:58:11
100 Philipp Bützow (Luxembourg) 1:01:02
101 Tom Wecker (Luxembourg) 1:01:04
102 Dmytro Petrov (Ukraine) 1:01:12
103 Mike Blewitt (Australia) 1:01:51
104 Matt Ligtermoet (Australia) 1:13:14
105 Ales Hrvatin (Croatia) 1:18:13
106 Tommy Arnoldy (Luxembourg) 1:30:09
107 Sébastien Einsle (Luxembourg) 1:51:26
DNF Daniel Geismayr (Austria)
DNF Johnny Cattaneo (Italy)
DNF Jérôme Junker (Luxembourg)
DNF Steve Fries (Luxembourg)
DNF Alexandre Moos (Switzerland)
DNF Thomas Stoll (Switzerland)
DNF Wolfram Kurschat (Germany)
DNF Putz Michal (Poland)
DNF Eddie Andres Rendon (Colombia)
DNF Sanjin Sirotic (Croatia)
DNF Hannes Genze (Germany)
DNF Volker Ordowski (Germany)

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