HAMMAMET, June 27, 2023 – Ethiopian Adisu Girma TOLA won the beach marathon event on Tuesday, as part of the second edition of the African Beach Games (Hammamet-2023), by covering the 10 km in 28:52. More than 70 athletes took part in this 10km road race.
The second place went to Tebello RAMAKONGOANA from Lesotho (28:58), while the third position was obtained by Moumin Bouh GULLEH from Djibouti ((29:05).
Among the women, Djibouti’s Samya Hassan NOUR won in 32:18 ahead of Mokulubete Blandina MAKATISI of Lesotho (33:15) and Algeria’s Souad Ait SALEM (33:26).
In the team competition, Lesotho beat the usually dominating Ethiopian team – finishing with a silver medal, with Djibouti taking the gold.