Meet Wayne Botha: The man behind "JOGBUD"

Peter Wayne Botha

Born: 1972 in Burgersdorp, South Africa

Lived in Adelaide, Eastern Cape, South Africa

First Marathon was the Red Hill Marathon ( Cape Town) in January 1995. Went on to run the Two Oceans Marathon and the famous Comrades Marathon within 6 months of that same year.

Moved to New Zealand (Auckland) in 2003.

 

+- 110 marathons

+- 45 Ultra Marathons

 

including:

5 Two Oceans Marathons ( South Africa)

6 Comrades Marathons ( South Africa)

London to Brighton 1996 ( England)

7 24 hour races ( NZ, Wales, Poland, The Netherlands, Italy and Norway)

2 Washie 100 milers ( South Africa)

 

2010 (Oct) 204 km Qualification for New Zealand 24 hour team.

 

2011 (Sept) 222.292 km – 24 hour Commonwealth Championships. NZ team bronze (3rd)

Individual - 5th male and 6th position overall.

 

2012 ( Sept) 171 km – 24 hour World Championships, Poland

 

2012 ( Oct) World Record: fastest 100km barefoot 11 hrs 14 min 03 sec

 

2013 ( May) 214km – 24 hour World Championships, The Netherlands.

 

2013 ( Oct) 211.5 km World Record for the greatest distance run barefoot in 24 hours

8 hrs 49 min 42 sec. World Record for fastest 100km barefoot.

 

2014 (July) 125.778 km, 1st at the Yumigo Adelaide12 hour race, Australia.

 

2014(September) 203.047 km (barefoot), 2nd at the Sri Chinmoy 24 hour race.

NZ National Championships. Auckland New Zealand.,

 

2015 (April) 193.439 km – 24 hour World Championships, Turin, Italy.

( May) 7 hrs 37 min 27 sec Comrades Ultra Marathon (87km), Durban, South Africa.

(Oct ) 8 hrs 42 min 11 sec. World Record for fastest 100 km barefoot. 119.9 km in the

Sri Chinmoy 12 hour race.Auckland, New Zealand. 1st position.

 

2015 (Nov) 202.36 km (barefoot). Bislett International Indoor Running Festival, Bislett Stadium,

Oslo, Norway. 9th position.

 

 

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