N3TC Drak Challenge 2018 Media Release

 No: drak1818

21 Jan 2018

Embargo : None

Written by: Dave Macleod

Radio Soundbites - Day Two

Voice report

Defending champion Andy Birkett equalled Ant Stott's record of five wins in the prestigious N3TC Drak Challenge on Sunday. Dave Macleod reports from Underberg that Birkett's wins are notable because they have all been back-to-back.

IN : Birkett srated the 19km....
DUR : 46"
OUT : ...at the N3TC Drak Challenge
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Soundbite - Andy Birkett
Defending champion Andy Birkett raced into the N3TC Drak record books by bagging his siufth consective title, but he had to down ten times world champ Hank McGregor on a gruelling, low uMzimkhulu River. He said after the race that he had been worried about McGregor's ability to catch him on the final stage.

IN : No, I did look out over my shoulder....
DUR : 27"
OUT:..own lines
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Soundbite - Jenna Ward
Jenna Ward was crowned the new women's champion of the N3TC Drak after getting the better of Robyn Owen on the final stage. She explained that she had to use a fleeting opportunity in the race to get that critical lead over Owen.

IN : Its taken me ten years...
DUR : 48"
OUT:...till the end of the day
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More information can be found at www.drak.co.za


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The N3TC Drak Challenge 2018 Logo - JPeg


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