Entries officially closed for Comrades 2018

2017-09-21 17:31

With 21,500 entries received in just 21 days, the Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has officially closed the 2018 Comrades Marathon entry process.


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South African Athletics

Mountains of medals collected at Cape Town Marathon!

2017-09-19 14:05

What do you do with your race medals? Be honest: they’re often forgotten about, destined to remain in the bottom drawer of your cupboard, collecting dust.

South African Athletics

Negewu defends Cape Town Marathon title

2017-09-17 20:40

Asefa Mengstu Negewu came back to the marathon that launched him onto the international stage to defend his Sanlam Cape Town Marathon title.

South African Athletics

ASA congratulate Simbine

2017-09-11 19:48

ASA has congratulated national 100m record holder, Akani Simbine on his graduation with a Bachelor of Information Science degree from the University of Pretoria.

South African Athletics

Scott returns home for Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN

2017-09-19 10:28

Multiple SA record holder, Dominique Scott-Efurd, will be returning home for the first time in 18 months to race in the inaugural Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN.

International Athletics

Kipchoge the man to beat in Berlin

2017-09-13 22:35

Olympic marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge has claimed to be the man to beat at this month's Berlin marathon as he aims to set a new world record.

South African Athletics

CMA congratulates 2017 Comrades champ on KZN awards

2017-09-18 16:10

The Comrades Marathon Association has congratulated its 2017 champion Bongmusa Mthembu who scooped two top awards this weekend.

International Athletics

WADA clears 95 Russian athletes of doping charges

2017-09-13 14:17

The World Anti-Doping Agency is set to clear 95 Russian athletes investigated over involvement in the country's alleged mammoth doping programme.

International Athletics

My records will stand for decades - Bolt

2017-09-05 13:25

Usain Bolt says he has no regrets about retiring and is confident his world records will stand for at least another 15 years.

Latest Multimedia

GALLERY: Laureus SA hosts star-studded summit in Mauritius

The annual Laureus Sport for Good South Africa National Summit was hosted in Mauritius and saw over 70 delegates from across SA gather.

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South African Athletics

Frustrating finish for Nel in Brussels

2017-09-02 12:59

The global track and field season came to an end in frustrating fashion for South Africa’s Wenda Nel in Brussels on Friday night.

International Athletics

Man held over world 800m champion assault

2017-08-31 14:30

French police have arrested a 24-year-old man in connection with an assault on French world 800 metres champion Pierre-Ambroise Bosse.

International Athletics

Blake wins 100m in Zagreb

2017-08-29 22:29

Former world champion Yohan Blake claimed 100-metre victory at the World Challenge event in Zagreb.

South African Athletics

Fans await Samaai on his return to SA

2017-08-27 18:27

Having overcome multiple injury troubles, long jump star Ruswahl Samaai, said he was delighted with his season after returning home from a successful international campaign.

International Athletics

Farah ends track career in style, Gatlin slumps

2017-08-25 10:19

Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah ended his track career in thrilling fashion with victory in the 5 000m at the Diamond League final in Zurich.

South African Athletics

No stopping Caster as she powers to Zurich win

2017-08-24 21:14

Caster Semenya powered to yet another win, this time outclassing the field in the 800m event at a Diamond League meeting in Zurich.

International Athletics

Flanagan gets silver medal from 2008 Olympics

2017-08-22 07:04

US distance runner Shalane Flanagan is celebrating after finally being awarded her silver medal from the 2008 Olympic Games.

International Athletics

Thompson seeking Brussels redemption

2017-08-31 15:49

Elaine Thompson will bid to salvage her season when she races a potentially lucrative 100m in Brussels after flopping in the IAAF World Championships.

International Athletics

World 800m champion Bosse 'brutally assaulted'

2017-08-31 08:00

World 800m champion Pierre-Ambroise Bosse sustained "multiple facial fractures" after a vicious late-night attack in France last weekend.

International Athletics

30% of athletes at 2011 worlds admitted doping

2017-08-29 20:09

At least 30 percent of those who competed at the 2011 IAAF World Championships admitted to having used banned substances during their careers.

South African Athletics

SA's World Champs hero returns home

2017-08-26 16:56

South Africa celebrated with Long Jump star Luvo Manyonga on Saturday after the world champion touched down on home soil.

International Athletics

Semenya, Manyonga fly SA flag in Zurich

2017-08-25 06:52

Caster Semenya and Luvo Manyonga have added IAAF Diamond League series crowns to the respective world titles they recently won.

South African Athletics

Semenya leads 8 SA athletes in Zurich

2017-08-23 22:26

Eight South African athletes will compete in Zurich as the world's premier track and field series winds down to a close.

International Athletics

Booing 'hurt' sprint champion Gatlin

2017-08-21 22:14

The booing that resounded around the London Stadium when Justin Gatlin mounted the podium to receive his gold medal as 100 metres world champion hurt the American.

South African Athletics

Nel to fly SA flag at Diamond League finale

2017-08-31 14:34

Hurdler Wenda Nel will carry the South African flag at the 14th and final leg of the IAAF Diamond League series in Brussels.

South African Athletics

Semenya smashes women's 600m WR

2017-08-27 19:51

South Africa's Caster Semenya brought her glittering season to an end by smashing the world record in the rarely-run 600 metres.

International Athletics

3 positive world champs doping tests investigated

2017-08-25 12:51

Three positive doping tests involving athletes not yet identified are being investigated in samples taken from the recent IAAF World Championships.

South African Athletics

Manyonga, Samaai dominate long jump in Zurich

2017-08-24 22:01

Luvo Manyonga has finished in first place in the long jump event at the Diamond League meeting in Zurich, ahead of countryman Rushwahl Samaai.

South African Athletics

Runners not giving up the fight ahead of the Spar 10km finale

2017-08-23 18:03

The quest for the Spar Women’s 10km Grand Prix Challenge crown, which has continued for the past five months is coming to an end with Kesa Molotsane leading the standings.

International Athletics

Diack son, Russian officials lose ban appeal

2017-08-21 18:03

Disgraced ex-IAAF president Lamine Diack's son Papa Massata Diack and two Russian officials have lost their appeals against life bans imposed over corruption.


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