Semenya cruises to maiden 5 000m national title

2019-04-25 18:04

South African Olympic champion Caster Semenya claimed her maiden 5 000m title at the ASA Senior Championships in Germiston.

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Mo Farah lifts lid on bust up with Gebrselassie

2019-04-25 11:51

Athletics icons Mo Farah and Haile Gebrselassie are locked in a bitter dispute with claims of robbery and an unpaid hotel bill at the heart of the row.

 
 
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Wayde's much anticipated comeback on ice

2019-04-25 16:28

South African Olympic 400m champion Wayde van Niekerk has withdrawn from the ASA Senior Championships at Germiston Athletics Stadium.

 
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Star-studded line-up for ASA Championships

2019-04-25 10:12

World champions Caster Semenya, Wayde van Niekerk and Luvo Manyonga are the drawcards in the hunt for national titles at the Germiston Stadium.

 
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Two Oceans organisers apologise for running out of medals

2019-04-25 07:53

Two Oceans Marathon organisers have issued an apology to all those runners who didn't receive the correct medal at the finish line of last Saturday's Half Marathon.

 
Athletics

Athletics TV blackout not only about Comrades, says ASA president

2019-04-25 14:45

Athletics South Africa top brass is meeting with the SABC to find a solution amidst concerns that this year's Comrades Marathon will not be televised.

 
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ASA agrees to work with government on damning EPG report

2019-04-25 10:00

ASA president Aleck Skhosana says the federation will work with government to ensure that they avoid possible sanction following a poor showing in the latest EPG report.

 
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London Marathon success would rival all my titles - Farah

2019-04-24 17:23

Mo Farah said winning the London Marathon would equate in terms of achievement with the four Olympic and six world track titles he won.

 
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Manyonga, Simbine lead ASA Champs in Germiston

2019-04-24 16:32

The Germiston Athletics Stadium will witness a number of head to head competitions at the ASA Senior Track & Field and Combined Events Championships.

 
Athletics

SA psychiatrists' body: Semenya's human rights violated

2019-04-24 11:01

The IAAF proposed rule at the end of this month on testosterone limits for female athletes is medically unethical says South Africa’s professional body for psychiatry.

 
 
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Threat of protest action sees late change to Two Oceans route

2019-04-19 07:35

The "real and credible" threat of protest action in the Hout Bay Imizamo Yethu informal settlement area has necessitated a late change to the 2019 Two Oceans Marathon route.

 
Athletics

Caster honoured on Time's '100 most influential' list

2019-04-17 14:32

South Africa's Caster Semenya has been honoured on Time's list of the 100 most influential people of 2019.

 
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Simbine eyes 200m win in Germiston

2019-04-16 11:26

South Africa's top sprinter Akani Simbine will be targeting the 200m at the 2019 ASA Senior Track & Field and Combined Events Championships.

 
Athletics

Cherono triumphs in Boston Marathon thriller

2019-04-16 07:00

Kenya's Lawrence Cherono sprinted to victory in the Boston Marathon, overhauling Ethiopia's Lelisa Desisa in the closing metres to claim a superb win.

 
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Comrades Marathon faces TV blackout

2019-04-25 07:37

The Comrades Marathon, the long-distance jewel on the South African road-running calendar, faces a television blackout.

 
Athletics

ASA left red-faced after latest EPG transformation findings

2019-04-23 11:28

Athletics South Africa has been left red-faced after the latest EPG report revealed that it has missed its transformation targets.

 
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SA's Mthembu, Steyn win Two Oceans Marathon

2019-04-20 10:14

South Africa's Bongmusa Mthembu has won the 2019 Two Oceans Marathon in what was a thrilling finish to the 50th edition of the world-famous race.

 
Athletics

Simbine lights up Grand Prix Series in Potch

2019-04-18 12:01

Akani Simbine scorched to a commanding victory in the men's 200m race at the second leg of the Athletics Grand Prix Series.

 
Athletics

Outrage as Two Oceans won't be screened on TV

2019-04-17 13:43

With less than 72 hours until the start gun, it appears this year's Two Oceans Marathon will not be broadcast on TV.

 
Athletics

Tokyo Olympic marathons to beat heat with 06:00 start

2019-04-16 11:10

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic marathons will start at 06:00, organisers announced after doctors warned of deadly medical emergencies.

 
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Degefa wins women's Boston Marathon

2019-04-15 18:10

Ethiopia's Worknesh Degefa powered to victory in the women's elite race at the Boston Marathon, leading almost from start to finish to clinch the biggest win of her career.

 
Athletics

ASA running risk of severe government punishment

2019-04-24 14:25

ASA needs to get its house in order, and fast, or run the risk of severe punishment that could impact its government funding as well as its right to compete internationally.

 
Athletics

Visser eyes long jump title in Germiston

2019-04-23 10:20

Long jumper Zarck Visser lines up to try and win his fourth national title at the 2019 ASA Senior Track & Field and Combined Events Championships.

 
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Team SA in the medals at junior African Championships

2019-04-20 07:16

The South African national team continued their rampant medal charge at the end of Day 3 of the CAA African U18 and U20 Championships in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.

 
Athletics

Olympic runner-up to Caster has same testosterone condition

2019-04-17 21:28

Olympic silver medallist Francine Niyonsaba says she also has a condition that gives her high levels of naturally occurring testosterone.

 
Athletics

Kenyan runners chase Two Oceans Ultra R1m record

2019-04-16 14:52

A top class field of ultra-marathon runners is expected on the start line of this year’s Two Oceans Marathon and the Kenyan contingent has one goal.

 
 
Athletics

Van Dyk finishes 5th at Boston Marathon

2019-04-15 16:59

South Africa's Ernst van Dyk, a 10-time winner of the Boston Marathon Pushrim Wheelchair event, has finished fifth at the 2019 edition of the famous race.

 
 

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