HENDRIENA Persendt of the Guguletu Amateur Athletics club in one of her duels with Muriel May of Elsie’s River Amateur Athletics Club in the 1500m in 1982/83.
Hendriena later joined the University of the Western Cape’s athletics club.
She was born in Namibia.
Hendriena and Muriel were also a regular team members of the Western Province track team.
She was a previous SAAAB 1500m record-holder.
Sadly, she has passed on a few years ago.