Tough going for Mokoka at Tokyo Marathon

2017-02-27 10:54

After making his presence felt in the early stages, Stephen Mokoka struggled to find top gear at the Tokyo Marathon in Japan.


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South African Athletics

Striding ahead of the pack

2017-02-26 05:59

Having had the best year of his career last year, Elroy Gelant took his training camp to Kenya last month and tells Simnikiwe Xabanisa how it’s going.

South African Athletics

Semenya to be retrospectively awarded gold

2017-02-12 08:40

The decision by the Court of Arbitration for Sport to ban Russia’s Mariya Savinova-Farnosova means Caster Semenya is in line to become SA’s greatest athlete.

South African Athletics

Mokoena bounces back in Germany

2017-02-06 10:10

Former Olympic silver medallist Khotso Mokoena made an impressive comeback to win the long jump event at the IAAF World Indoor Tour Meeting.

South African Athletics

Mokoka targets fast time in Tokyo

2017-02-24 14:11

South Africa's Stephen Mokoka says he is ready to put up a fight at the Tokyo Marathon in his World Marathon Majors debut.

South African Athletics

Russian doper banned, Semenya in line for Olympic gold

2017-02-10 14:47

Russian runner Maria Savinova was stripped of her 2012 Olympic gold medal for doping, putting Caster Semenya in line to become a two-time champion.

South African Athletics

Scott-Efurd breaks SA indoor 3 000m record

2017-01-30 14:51

Dominique Scott-Efurd has set a new South African women's 3 000m record at the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting in Boston

South African Athletics

Michael Johnson to Wayde: Don't change a thing

2017-02-17 13:20

Former 400m world record holder Michael Johnson sits down with Sport24's Lloyd Burnard to talk about Wayde van Niekerk.

South African Athletics

ASA announces new sub-committee

2017-02-09 10:21

The board of Athletics South Africa (ASA) has appointed a three member Ad Hoc committee to probe the status and role of corporate clubs.

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VIDEO: SA charity makes waves at the Laureus Sports Awards

South African charity, Waves for Change, has been recognised for their outstanding work in the community by winning the Sport for Good category at the 2017 Laureus Awards.

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South African Athletics

Van Niekerk seeking Bolt 200m showdown

2017-01-27 10:57

Wayde van Niekerk, the world 400m record holder and Olympic champion, is seeking a World Championships scheduling change so he can race Usain Bolt.

South African Athletics

ASA unveils 2017 Speed Series

2017-01-23 17:29

A new elite track and field series will be held this year, Athletics South Africa has confirmed, with the federation releasing the final fixtures for 2017.

South African Athletics

Comrades Marathon announces route change

2017-01-16 10:17

The Comrades Marathon Association has announced the official distance and route changes for the 2017 edition.

South African Athletics

Caster Semenya ties the knot - PICTURES!

2017-01-09 08:00

Star South African 800m athlete Caster Semenya and long-time partner, Violet Raseboya, have officially tied the knot.

South African Athletics

Quick-thinking SA doctor saves athletes life

2016-12-11 12:28

Quick-thinking from a Team South Africa doctor saved the life of an athlete from Botswana at 2016 Africa Union Sports Council Region 5 Games in Luanda.

South African Athletics

Semenya partners with Famram Solutions

2017-01-25 14:18

Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya has expanded her horizons beyond the field of sport by announcing her involvement in a revolutionary women's health product.

South African Athletics

Reaching beyond the finishing line

2017-01-15 10:30

After a world-beating Rio Olympics, SA athletes adopt novel approaches to improve this year. Simnikiwe Xabanisa spoke to their coaches.

South African Athletics

Wayde van Niekerk is getting married!

2016-12-30 07:19

Olympic 400m gold medal winner and world record holder, Wayde van Niekerk, has proposed to his longtime girlfriend, Chesney Campbell.

South African Athletics

Last chance for Comrades 2017 entries

2016-12-05 08:08

Those who missed out on entering the 2017 Comrades Marathon have one last chance to do so early next year.

South African Athletics

Wayde set to race for the first time since Rio

2017-01-24 14:48

Wayde van Niekerk will run for the first time since his world-renowned 400m race at the Olympic Games in Rio last year.

South African Athletics

SA relay team prepare for Tokyo 2020 Games

2017-01-16 22:17

Athletics South Africa has announced a 33-member national relay preparation squad for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.

South African Athletics

Van Niekerk nominated for Laureus award

2017-01-11 14:41

Wayde van Niekerk has been named on a shortlist of global superstars for the Laureus World Sports Awards, in the Breakthrough of the Year category.

South African Athletics

Wayde: The Lord has shown me greatness

2016-12-18 05:59

We speak to Wayde van Niekerk on this year’s highs and lows in sport, the love of his family and having them with him at the Rio Olympics.

South African Athletics

Wayde stays humble after Bolt wins IAAF award

2016-12-03 07:12

Wayde van Niekerk says he is delighted with his 2016 season, after being shortlisted among the finalists for the IAAF male World Athlete of the Year award.


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