Workshop with an Olympic Athlete 27 July 2017
Ultra athletes had the privilege of being addressed by one of SA's finest athletes of yesteryear. Sergio Mullins a former sprinter from western province who competed on the world stage as a sprinter in both the 100 & 200m respectively, flew in from Port Elizabeth to visit Ultra Athletics Club. Sergio who has been following the progress of our athletes and being impressed by the club results hence contacted coach Waleed whom he knows for quite a number of years to empart some of his experiences with our athletes. Coach Waleed readily accepted his proposal as it could but only benefit the athletes moving forward. Athletes were thus addressed and assessed at their session and their training program was reinforced by his talk. Valueble insight into the world of athletics and training was emparted onto the athletes and re-energised their spirits.