British sprinter Levine banned after failing drug test

2018-11-20 18:41

British sprinter Nigel Levine has been suspended from all sport for four years after testing positive for banned drug clenbuterol,

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Jacaranda Marathon: Purple Rain in Pretoria

2018-11-20 14:10

Once a year Pretoria turns purple as 65 000 Jacaranda trees go into bloom and herald the start of summer.

 
Athletics

ASA hails Semenya on SA Sports Awards clean sweep

2018-11-12 17:25

Athletics South Africa paid tribute to Caster Semenya and coach Samuel Sepeng after winning big at the South African Sport Awards.

 
Athletics

Top 20 finishes for Steyn, Van Dyk in New York

2018-11-05 12:14

South Africa's Gerda Steyn and Ernst van Dyk claimed top 20 finishes at the 48th New York City Marathon.

 
 
 
Athletics

Desisa, Keitany win at New York Marathon

2018-11-05 11:17

Ethiopia's Lelisa Desisa edged compatriot Shura Kitata to win the men's title and Kenya's Mary Keitany captured her fourth women's crown at the New York City Marathon.

 
Athletics

IAAF snubs Semenya for top female athlete award

2018-11-19 19:59

World 800m champion Caster Semenya has not made the top five shortlist for the IAAF Female Athlete of the Year award.

 
Athletics

Imbube Marathon, Eswatini (Don’t shoot me, I’m only a marathon runner)

2018-11-06 14:29

Trying to get more proactive about running marathons in neighbouring countries, the Running Mann's investigations uncovered the Imbube Marathon in Swaziland.

 
Athletics

IAAF gender rules 'killing' next generation - Caster

2018-11-01 17:45

Caster Semenya says that controversial new rules on female testosterone levels risked "killing" the passion of the next generation of female athletes.

 
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VIDEO: WATCH: Allardyce calls losing England job 'a dark moment' in his life

Sam Allardyce opens up about the controversy surrounding his axing from the England job in 2016.

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Final call for 2019 Comrades entries

2018-10-25 12:10

With over 22 000 entries already in the bag, the Comrades Marathon Association has made a final call to aspirant Comrades runners to get their entries in.

 
Athletics

Two Countries Marathon: From Beitbridge to Musina

2018-10-23 12:37

From asphalt to asphalt, dust to dust .. if you can't take the heat stay out of the Musina hotpot. A must do race for all real marathon runners.

 
 
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Vaal River City Marathon (Running circles around the Vaal Triangle)

2018-10-22 10:25

Sir Isaac Newton’s third law of motion states, “For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.”

 
Athletics

Athletics great told to 'shut up' at WADA meeting

2018-10-19 07:07

Athletics great Ed Moses says he was told to "shut up" at a meeting of world anti-doping chiefs as he backed calls for an investigation into bullying claims.

 
Athletics

ASA welcomes CAS decision to delay IAAF rule

2018-10-18 11:58

Athletics South Africa has welcomed the decision by CAS to postpone the implementation of the new IAAF classification rules for female athletes.

 
Athletics

IAAF delays new gender rules over Semenya's CAS case

2018-10-16 16:43

The IAAF will postpone the implementation of rules on high testosterone levels in female athletes to avoid further delay in proceedings brought by track star Caster Semenya.

 
 
 
Athletics

Wayde's return imminent, named in ASA preparation squad

2018-10-22 11:29

400m world record holder Wayde van Niekerk was named this week in ASA senior preparation squad in the build-up to next year's World Championships.

 
Athletics

Marathon runner returns to reformed Ethiopia after exile

2018-10-21 18:06

After two years of political exile that began at the Rio Olympic Games marathon finish line the athlete Feyisa Lilesa returned home to Ethiopia.

 
 
Athletics

Caster receives prestigious award from Billie Jean King

2018-10-18 13:40

Track star Caster Semenya received the Wilma Rudolph Courage Award from the Women's Sports Foundation and tennis icon Billie Jean King.

 
Athletics

SA's Davids races to 100m Youth Olympics gold

2018-10-16 09:03

South African Luke Davids has the world at his feet after winning the 100m gold medal at the Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires.

 
Athletics

The ONLY 3 valid excuses to pull out of the Comrades!

2018-10-23 12:54

There is no greater sin in South African road running than having a valid Comrades entry and failing to arrive at the start line unless you’ve got a really, REALLY good excuse.

 
Athletics

Comrades Marathon entries going FAST

2018-10-23 08:52

Over 19 000 entries into next year’s Comrades Marathon have been snapped up in the first three days of the process, with more than 15 000 on Day 1 alone.

 
 
Athletics

Entries for 2019 Comrades Marathon now open

2018-10-19 16:45

In the history of the Comrades Marathon, entries have never been snapped up as quickly as they are going for next year’s Up Run.

 
Athletics

WATCH: Semenya reflects on meeting Madiba

2018-10-19 07:30

South African track star Caster Semenya said that she never thought she'd meet someone as inspirational as Nelson Mandela.

 
Athletics

IAAF 'expects' CAS to reject Caster's appeal case

2018-10-17 06:43

The IAAF says it "remains confident" and "fully expects" the Court of Arbitration for Sport to reject Caster Semenya's appeal case.

 
Athletics

Bolt fumes over drug test notice

2018-10-15 10:37

Sprint legend Usain Bolt says he's stunned after being handed a drug testing notice despite retiring from athletics and having no professional contract.

 
 

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