93-year-old race walker breaks new record

2017-10-23 13:24

Natalie le Roux and 93-year-old Cecily Rootenberg break new ground with national and world records in George.


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SA elite show potential for Commonwealth Games

2017-10-13 13:19

South Africa's top athletes are on target for a promising campaign at the 2018 Commonwealth Games at the Gold Coast in Australia.

South African Athletics

Q&A: ASA president Aleck Skhosana

2017-10-05 13:05

In a question and answer session, Athletics SA president Aleck Skhosana discusses how far the organisation has come in 2017.

South African Athletics

Shange wrecks 10km walk record

2017-09-26 16:02

Lebogang Shange smashed his South African record in the 10km Walk at the Around Taihu Multi-day International Race Walking Competition in Wuxi.

South African Athletics

SA All-Comers Record smashed at 10K CITYSURFRUN

2017-10-08 19:37

Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei smashed the South African All-Comers Record at the inaugural 10K CITYSURFRUN.

South African Athletics

Runners set to make 10km history in Durban

2017-10-04 14:43

The inaugural 10km CITYSURFRUN in Durban is shaping up to be the fastest 10km race ever seen on South African soil.

South African Athletics

Athletes deserve SA’s support

2017-10-08 06:02

Olympic and world 400m champion Wayde van Niekerk believes South African track and field athletes can continue to dominate the world.

South African Athletics

Commonwealth Games door open for SA athletes

2017-09-27 14:28

ASA has creating numerous opportunities for local athletes to book their places in the preliminary team for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

South African Athletics

Mosiako upsets Mokoka to win Joburg 10K CITYRUN

2017-09-24 14:16

Thabang Mosiako spoiled the party and stunned Stephen Mokoka to destroy a quality field at the second annual Joburg 10K CITYRUN.

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VIDEO: Ramaphosa, Smit, Pienaar launch SA's RWC 2023 bid

South African deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa, 1995 RWC-winning captain Francois Pienaar and 2007 winning skipper John Smit present the country's bid to host the 2023 tournament.

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13 000 set to take to Joburg streets

2017-09-23 13:22

South Africa’s top middle distance athletes will be out in full force at the FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN on Sunday.

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.

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

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.

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Entries officially closed for Comrades 2018

2017-09-21 17:20

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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

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.

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.


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