Local hero, Lungile Gongqa has become the first South African to win the Two Oceans Ultra Marathon since 2013 and the first Captonian in over three decades.
#OMTOM2017 Men's Ultra Marathon:
1. Lungile Gongqa (3:09:43 – South Africa)
2: Warinyane Lebopo (Lesotho)
3. Teboho Sello (Lesotho)
— EWN Sport (@EWNsport) April 15, 2017
He became the first local athlete to win the race since David Gatebe in 2013 and the first Capetonian to win the race is over three decades.