Semenya: ASA reveals dismay at IAAF press release

2019-02-18 15:59

Athletics South Africa has expressed its disappointment at the IAAF releasing the names and backgrounds of their expert witnesses ahead of Caster Semenya's Court of Arbitration case.


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Daniela Ryf relishing Laureus recognition

2019-02-18 15:24

The Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year category has perhaps thrown up something of a surprise with the inclusion of Swiss triathlete Daniela Ryf.


SA Rugby: Caster is unfairly targeted

2019-02-18 10:00

SA Rugby has thrown its weight behind Caster Semenya ahead of the hearing on proposed rules that would force her to lower her testosterone levels.


SAFA join support for Semenya in IAAF case

2019-02-17 16:08

SAFA has joined the wave of support for Caster Semenya as she fights for gender equality ahead of her landmark hearing at the CAS this week.


Caster upset at IAAF's press release

2019-02-18 14:14

South African athlete Caster Semenya has expressed her disappointment at a press release issued by the world athletics governing body.


Caster takes gender rule challenge to sports court

2019-02-18 08:28

Caster Semenya goes to the Court of Arbitration for Sport to challenge proposed rules that would force her to lower her testosterone levels.


Ethiopian sets new 1 500m indoor world record

2019-02-16 20:12

Ethiopia's Samuel Tefera set a new 1 500m indoor world record in Birmingham, breaking a mark that had stood for more than 20 years.


Caster arrives at sports' highest court for gender ruling

2019-02-18 15:00

Caster Semenya went to the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Monday to challenge proposed rules that could force her to lower her testosterone levels.


Tennis great backs Semenya ahead of IAAF gender rule hearing

2019-02-17 18:45

Tennis great Martina Navratilova has come to the defence of Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya ahead of next week's landmark hearing.


SA govt rallies behind Semenya over new gender rules

2019-02-15 13:52

The SA government has thrown its weight behind Caster Semenya ahead of next week's hearing against proposed rules that aim to restrict testosterone levels in female runners.

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Cricket SA throws weight behind Caster Semenya

2019-02-15 13:10

Cricket South Africa has thrown its weight behind athlete Caster Semenya ahead of her landmark hearing at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.


Prison to Prison Marathon

2019-02-04 13:32

In The Running Mann's effort to monopolise the South African running calendar, he managed one last roll of the 2018 marathon running dice in December.


Bolt retires from sport, ends short-lived football dream

2019-01-23 08:42

Eight-time Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt is giving up on his dream of forging a career as a professional footballer.


The Running Mann’s guide to February marathons

2019-01-21 10:02

Marathon running is in full swing in February and those who still need to run a qualifier have 24 great options to choose from all around the country, writes The Running Mann.


ASA re-affirms 'total commitment' to back Caster in IAAF case

2019-02-15 10:59

Athletics South Africa has re-affirmed its commitment to back and fight alongside Caster Semenya when the two parties appear next week before the Court of Arbitration in Sport.


Qatar unveils falcon Falah as world championship mascot

2019-02-12 17:52

An "aspirational" falcon called Falah, was officially unveiled as the World Athletics Championships' mascot which will take place in Qatar later this year.


Coe expects 'full house' at Qatar worlds

2019-01-31 14:43

World athletics chief Sebastian Coe expects a "full house" of countries to compete at this year's world championships in Qatar.

International Athletics

Olympic marathon champion banned 8 years

2019-01-25 22:38

Kenya's Olympic marathon champion Jemima Jelagat Sumgong has had her doping ban doubled for trying to tamper with a positive test for EPO.


Semenya says she is 'unquestionably a woman'

2019-02-14 22:33

Caster Semenya said she was "unquestionably a woman", after the IAAF denied reports that it would argue that she should be classified as a biological male.


IAAF denies it will tell court Semenya should be classed as male

2019-02-14 09:03

Athletics' governing body has denied it will tell a court female athletes with high testosterone levels like Caster Semenya should be classified as male.


ASA confirms Athletix Grand Prix Series remains on course

2019-02-05 13:14

Athletics South Africa announced that the much-awaited three-legged 2019 Athletix Grand Prix Series scheduled for April remains on course.


Sandes to run Tarawera Ultra Marathon in NZ

2019-01-31 13:12

Ryan Sandes will be lining up with the some of the world’s best ultra-marathon trail runners for the 11th annual 102km Tarawera Ultramarathon in New Zealand.

South African Athletics

SA athletes eye Cross Country World Champs

2019-01-16 13:42

Some of South Africa's top distance runners will battle it out at the ASA Cross Country Trials in Tshwane this weekend.


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