PPC Riebeek Bergmarathon (a win-win-win Winelands scenario)

2018-09-20 07:03

Marathons are in short supply after Comrades, but the PPC Riebeek Bergmarathon through the heart of the Western Cape’s Swartland is definitely worth a visit.


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Is road running still (unconsciously) sexist?

2018-09-17 13:27

Is road running in South Africa still - consciously or not - sexist? The Running Mann investigates...


Corporates dump local road runners

2018-09-16 05:51

The Athletics SA road running commission has reacted with disappointment to the timing of sponsors pulling out when road running seems to be on an upward curve.


Olympic Gold medallist Michael Johnson confirms that he recently suffered a mini stroke

2018-09-11 11:38

Following a series of tests, he is now back home recovering and has been cleared of any heart issues.


French decathlete Mayer smashes WR

2018-09-16 21:08

World champion Kevin Mayer has set a new world record in the decathlon at the Decastar meet to eclipse Ashton Eaton's previous mark.


Ex-IAAF chief Diack faces fresh charges

2018-09-14 17:58

French authorities have added to former IAAF president Lamine Diack's legal problems by charging him with favouring his son over sponsorship and TV rights.


WATCH: Semenya slams critics, stars in touching Nike ad

2018-09-10 20:36

Nike has honoured South Africa's 800m Olympic and World Champion Caster Semenya with her very own #justdoit campaign.


Kenyan marathon master Kipchoge smashes WR

2018-09-16 20:30

Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge has set a new marathon world record in Berlin, smashing the previous record by 78 seconds.


WATCH: Bolt enters space race in zero gravity sprint

2018-09-13 20:07

Sprint legend Usain Bolt was back on the starting line but found it a challenge to stay on his feet in zero gravity conditions aboard an aeroplane.


Invincible Caster races to 29th consecutive 800m win

2018-09-09 18:06

Caster Semenya has yet another 800m title behind her name, this time at the IAAF Continental Cup where she represented Africa in a battle of the continents.

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Van Niekerk slowly on the mend

2018-09-09 06:11

Wayde van Niekerk’s coach Ans Botha will soon meet with the medical team that is working on the injured sprinter with the next steps plotted to get him back into action.


Semenya, Simbine ready to shine for Africa

2018-09-07 16:04

A large group of South African athletes are looking at making a significant contribution to the African team at the IAAF Continental Cup in Ostrava.


LeBron jets to Germany to watch Caster compete

2018-09-04 07:31

American basketball star LeBron James travelled to Berlin to watch South African athlete Caster Semenya compete.


Mbuthuma pursues lifelong dream despite pain

2018-09-02 05:54

Fikile Mbuthuma has been chasing a dream to be the first black South African woman to win the Comrades Marathon, but she’s so far fallen short.


Former official handed life ban over Nike corruption - IAAF

2018-08-30 13:52

Top athletics official David Okeyo of Kenya was handed a life ban from the sport's world ruling body on Monday for corrupt practices, the IAAF announced.


Semenya, Manyonga eye Diamond League titles

2018-08-29 18:48

World champions Caster Semenya and Luvo Manyonga will lead a large South African contingent at the IAAF Diamond League finals this week.


SA team secure 3 medals at Croatia 100km Champs

2018-09-09 11:48

South Africa earned three medals at the IAU 100km World Championships with both the men's and women's teams securing podium places.


SA's track queen clocks another record in Berlin

2018-09-03 14:24

Caster Semenya produced another superb performance, winning the 1 000m Women at the IAAF World Challenge Meeting in Berlin, Germany.


SA sprinter Adams hungry for more medals

2018-09-02 05:54

Now that Luxolo Adams has tasted top-flight athletics, he wants to use the experience gained in his breakthrough season to mount a serious challenge.


Manyonga pips Samaai to victory at Diamond League meet

2018-08-30 22:01

Luvo Manyonga has leapt to victory at the Diamond League finals in Zurich, but not before he was pushed all the way by compatriot Rushwahl Samaai.


Murray, Schoeman race to Top 10 in Montreal

2018-08-30 12:21

Commonwealth Games athletes Richard Murray and Henri Schoeman have both raced to top 10 positions at the ITU World Triathlon event in Montreal.


Kenya welcomes opening of drug-testing lab

2018-08-27 16:43

Athletics Kenya has welcomed the establishment in Nairobi of a World Anti-Doping Agency-approved blood testing laboratory.


Semenya breaks SA 400m record in Ostrava

2018-09-08 22:25

Caster Semenya showed off her versatility and underlined her class once more as she shattered yet another South African record in Ostrava.


PICS: Wayde lives high life at Italian F1 GP

2018-09-04 10:01

South African track king Wayde van Niekerk attended the Formula One Grand Prix in Itlay over the weekend.


WATCH: Young SA athlete refuses to give up hope

2018-08-31 16:16

She has to take 16 pills a day – but there’s no way Nadia Samuels will let her illness get in the way of her dream of competing in the 2020 Olympics.


Semenya set to attempt triple in Ostrava

2018-09-02 08:45

South Africa's world champion Caster Semenya has 1 000m between her and her dream of bagging the IAAF Continental Cup in Ostrava.


Nervous Bolt prepares for football debut

2018-08-30 08:25

Sprint superstar Usain Bolt is set to get a first taste of competitive football on Friday in a much-hyped game.


World champs bronze medallist suspended for EPO

2018-08-27 10:23

The 800 metres world championships bronze medallist Kipyegon Bett of Kenya has tested positive for the blood-booster EPO.


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