Ascent of Mount Cameroun 36 km

Buea CMR

Race Winners (34 runnings)
22 Feb 2014 4:25: Eric Mbatcha-2 5:22: Lisette Ngalim (CMR)
16 Feb 2013 4:31:54 Godlove Ngabsibuin-2 5:32:23 Yvonne Ngwaya-5
18 Feb 2012 4:02:22 Godlove Ngabsibuin (CMR) 4:59:02 Yvonne Ngwaya-4
26 Feb 2011 4:29:09 Eric Mbatcha (CMR) 5:33:54 Yvonne Ngwaya-3
20 Feb 2010 4:36:09 Joseph Wirba Ndeveni (CMR) 5:28:07 Yvonne Ngwaya-2
21 Feb 2009 4:36:16 Ernest Momo Voffo (CMR) 5:22:25 Yvonne Ngwaya (CMR)
17 Feb 2008 4:35:50 Charles Ngonga Poncha-2 5:39:22 Catherine Ngwang-2
18 Feb 2007 4:30:18 Janarius Bongkiyong-2 5:29:48 Catherine Ngwang (CMR)

26 Feb 2006

4:23:46

Janarius Bongkiyong (CMR)

5:32:04

Immaculate Wirngo Tari (CMR)

27 Feb 2005

4:20:58

Dominique Tedjiozem-2

5:38:06

Sarah Liengu Etonge-7

29 Feb 2004

4:30:39

Charles Ngonga Poncha (CMR)

5:29:05

Catherine Ngang Give-3

23 Feb 2003

4:31:50

Charles Tafie Pongha (CMR)

5:26:14

Sarah Liengu Etonge-6

24 Feb 2002

4:41:50

Joseph Kongnyuy Shey-3

5:20:03

Catherine Ngang Give-2

18 Feb 2001

4:34:19

Dominique Tedjiozem (CMR)

5:21:42

Sarah Liengu Etonge-5

20 Feb 2000

4:37:51

Joseph Kongnyuy Shey-2

5:44:39

Catherine Ngang Give (CMR)

06 Feb 1999

4:31:57

Joseph Kongnyuy Shey (CMR)

5:24:12

Sarah Liengu Etonge-4

17 Jan 1998

4:32:37

Thomas Tatah Dzever-3

5:48:25

Sarah Liengu Etonge-3

08 Feb 1997

4:46:27

Linus Tanwo Tawe II (CMR)

6:25:25

Sarah Liengu Etonge-2

10 Feb 1996

4:29:13

Thomas Tatah Dzever-2

6:25:21

Sarah Liengu Etonge (CMR)

1993-1995

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not held

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not held

1992

4:32:13

Thomas Tata Dzever (CMR)

6:23:21

Christina Embelle Efonge-2

1991

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not held

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not held

28 Jan 1990

4:44:13

Pierre André Gobet (SUI)

5:50:00

Sally Goldsmith (ENG)

1989

3:47:35

Jack Maitland (GBR)

4:42:00

Fabiola Oppliger (COL)

1988

3:51:47

Reginald Esuka (CMR)

5:09:17

Helene Diamantides (SCO)

1987

3:46:34

Timoty Lekunze Leku-2

5:45:15

Christina Embelle Efonge (CMR)

1986

3:47:59

Timoty Lekunze Leku (CMR)

6:20:03

Emilia Mojoko Ngondja-3

27 Jan 1985

3:56:17

Mike Short-2

5:38:00

Emilia Mojoko Ngondja-2

05 Feb 1984

4:06:32

Mike Short (GBR)

5:44:57

Sarah Njie Ewelisane (CMR)

1983

4:33:00

Gobina Monyonge (CMR)

5:38:00

Emilia Mojoko Ngondja (CMR)

1982

4:21:30

Simon Ndive Yonde (CMR)  

1979-1981

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not held

1978

4:18:16

Walter Stifter-3

1977

4:19:

Walter Stifter-2

1976

4:37:

Walter Stifter (ITA)

1975

5:07:

Amos Ewambe Ndumbe (CMR)

1974

5:09:28

David Ngou Njumbe (CMR)

1973

5:47:

John Ekema (CMR)
Notes: 1973 was the inaugural year. For 1988 and earlier, the distance was about 36 km and the ascent started at 950 m. For 1990 and later, the ascent started at 720 m and the distance was increased to about 38 km. The top of Mount Cameroun is 4095 m.  The 2012 race stopped at the third waystation due to inclement weather.


Most Wins (1973-date)

Men

3

Walter Stifter (GBR) 1976-78
. Thomas Tatah Dzever (CMR) 1992,1996,1998
. Joseph Kongnyuy Shey (CMR) 1999-2000,2002

Women

7

Sarah Liengu Etonge (CMR) 1996-99,2001,2003,2005


Prize Money
(ADR qualified runners)

Year       Men     Women     Total
2014   $41,560   $43,640   $85,200
2013    12,000    12,000    24,000
2012    12,530    13,575    26,105
2011    12,772    12,770    25,540
....   
2009    11,602    11,602    23,204
2008    13,400    13,400    26,800
2007    14,000    12,000    26,000
Sums  $117,822  $118,987  $236,849

Race Time Bias (sec/km)
Insufficient data to calculate the race time bias.

Competitive Level (1990-date)
Insufficient data to calculate the competitive level.


Last Updated on 09 Aug 2014

Contributors: Yves Seigneuric (50), Thierry Lefeuvre (50)