Jackie Gibson Marathon

Johannesburg RSA

Race Winners (70 runnings)
03 Apr 2016 2:35:40 Steven Dikobo (RSA) 3:16:59 Salome Cooper-2
22 Mar 2015 2:38:04 Sipho Ncube (ZIM) 3:03:23 Jennifer Koech (KEN)
30 Mar 2014 2:31:34 Mpho Ndlovu (RSA) 3:08:15 Gillian Sieling (RSA)
24 Mar 2013 2:25:35 William Mokwalawala (RSA) 3:20:01 Belinda Waghorn (RSA)
25 Mar 2012 2:26:45 Siyabonga Dingile (RSA)

3:08:15

Salome Cooper (RSA)
27 Mar 2011 2:23:15 Raphael Segodi (RSA)

2:51:35

Rene Kalmer (RSA)
25 Apr 2010 2:29:12 Reginald Ngobese (RSA)

3:01:29

Dimakatso Menong (RSA)
29 Mar 2009 2:26:22 Stephen Molepo (RSA)

3:07:05

Louise Ooesthuizen (RSA)
30 Mar 2008 2:33:34 Michael Msini-2

3:16:43

Lesley Train (RSA)

25 Mar 2007

2:31:17

Michael Msini (RSA)

3:32:14

Reinette Duvenhage (RSA)

02 Apr 2006

2:32:20

Johannes Teffo-2

3:11:30

Michelle Kellock (RSA)

03 Apr 2005

2:31:45

Johannes Teffo (RSA)

3:04:09

Yolande Maclean (RSA)

28 Mar 2004

2:34:07

Albert Rapothle (RSA)

3:16:01

Frith vanderMerwe-2

06 Apr 2003

2:33:46

Richard Mkhwanazi (RSA)

3:35:35

R Shuttleworth (RSA)

14 Apr 2002

2:30:19

Johannes Kekana (RSA)

3:14:12

Fiona Smith (RSA)

08 Apr 2001

2:36:16

Willie Bernhard (RSA)

3:03:44

Frith vanderMerwe (RSA)

09 Apr 2000

2:31:39

Soccer Ncube-2

3:20:12

Sue Robertson (RSA)

11 Apr 1999

2:39:15

M Dlamini (RSA)

3:17:10

Belinda Roux-2

1998

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not held

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not held

13 Apr 1997

2:31:31

N Mokoena (RSA)

3:20:12

Yvonne Gardner (RSA)

1996

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n/a

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n/a

26 Mar 1995

2:28:43

Soccer Ncube (RSA)

3:06:25

Belinda Roux (RSA)

27 Mar 1994

2:25:31

Peter Huwele (RSA)

3:15:01

H Sakala (RSA)

28 Mar 1993

2:28:38

Livingstone Jabanga (RSA)

3:13:11

Marietjie Montgomery (RSA)

05 Apr 1992

2:29:45

H Minnie (RSA)

3:10:23

Sue Deetlefs-2

07 Apr 1991

2:30:31

H Mothobi (RSA)

3:05:33

Gail Claase (RSA)

01 Apr 1990

2:23:12

Cornet Mathomane (RSA)

3:07:01

Lynette Lombaard (RSA)

02 Apr 1989

2:32:29

M Mini (RSA)

3:20:15

Eunice Ntuli-2

17 Apr 1988

2:27:08

Charles Vilakazi-2

3:14:17

Eunice Ntuli (RSA)

12 Apr 1987

2:31:01

Julius Taunyane (RSA)

3:13:10

Mara Holtzhausen (RSA)

13 Apr 1986

2:26:22

David Huteri-3

3:19:36

Karen Share (RSA)

21 Jul 1985

2:26:07

David Huteri-2

3:18:24

Priscilla Carlisle (RSA)

15 Apr 1984

2:24:03

David Huteri (RSA)

3:20:38

Phoebe Henderson (RSA)

17 Apr 1983

2:25:40

Charles Vilakazi (RSA)

3:19:00

Sue Deetlefs (RSA)

03 Oct 1982

2:25:05

Hosea Tjale (RSA)

3:23:54

Laura Hofer (RSA)

27 Sep 1981

2:22:57

Ben Choeu (RSA)

3:15:50

Rina Howard (RSA)

28 Sep 1980

2:25:57

Johnny Halberstadt-2

3:21:28

R Strydom (RSA)

05 Aug 1979

2:21:12

Johnny Halberstadt (RSA)

3:22:36

Claire Taylor (RSA)

13 Aug 1978

2:29:18

Allan Robb (RSA)

3:45:33

Lettie vanZyl-2

21 Aug 1977

2:26:00

Derick Marcisz-2

3:37:55

Lettie vanZyl (RSA)

15 Aug 1976

2:27:51

Derick Marcisz (RSA) .

17 Aug 1975

2:31:39

L vanHuyssteen (RSA)

3:32:31

Alet Kleynhans (RSA)

11 Aug 1974

2:31:43

D Claasen (RSA)

3:27:54

Suzanne Gaylard (RSA)

12 Aug 1973

2:31:17

Koos Sutherland-2  

13 Aug 1972

2:35:39

Koos Sutherland (RSA)

15 Aug 1971

2:31:18

David Levick-2

16 Aug 1970

2:31:17

David Levick (RSA)

10 Aug 1969

2:40:17

Basil Davis (RSA)

11 Aug 1968

2:33:56

Gordon Baker (RSA)

20 Aug 1967

2:45:26

P Anderson (RSA)

13 Aug 1966

2:40:52

Tom Malone (RSA)

08 Aug 1965

2:55:02

P Hargreaves (RSA)

16 Aug 1964

2:34:56

Jan Barnard (RSA)

1963

2:39:35

Jackie Mekler-3

26 Aug 1962

2:37:57

Jackie Mekler-2

08 Oct 1961

2:45:39

Frank Pearce (RSA)

13 Aug 1960

2:53:02

Charlie Chase (RSA)

09 Aug 1959

2:31:30

Keith James (RSA)

1958

2:42:33

Jackie Mekler (RSA)

25 Aug 1957

2:37:19

Frikkie Steyn (RSA)

1956

2:35:27

Mercer Davies-2

04 Aug 1955

2:42:37

Mercer Davies (RSA)

1954

2:39:32

Wally Hayward-2

1953

2:35:59

Sydney Luyt (RSA)

1952

2:44:30

George Burdett-2

1951

2:38:55

William Keith-3

1950

2:57:54

William Keith-2

1949

2:52:43

William Keith (RSA)

1948

2:42:20

George Burdett (RSA)

1947

2:47:04

Johannes Coleman (RSA)

1946

2:43:52

Wally Hayward (RSA)
Notes: 1946 was the inaugural year. In 1998, an alternate race named the Johannesburg Marathon was held that is not considered part of the series. The race is named after Jackie Gibson who set a Commonwealth record for the marathon of 2:30:45 in 1937. He was killed on a reconnaissance flight during World War II.

Most Wins (1946/date)

Men

3

William Keith (RSA) 1949-51
Jackie Mekler (RSA) 1958,1962-63
David Huteri (RSA) 1984-86

Women

2

Lettie vanZyl (RSA) 1977-78
Eunice Ntuli (RSA) 1988-89
Sue Deetlefs (RSA) 1983,1992
Belinda Roux (RSA) 1995,1999
Frith vanderMerwe (RSA) 2001,2004
  Salome Cooper (RSA) 2012,2016


Prize Money

No information on prize money has been received for this race.

Race Time Bias
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Competitive Level
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Quality Performances

Men
None under 2:20

Women
None under 2:50


Last Updated on 04 Apr 2016

Contributors: Riel Hauman (49), Andy Milroy (1)