South African Athletics

LJ relieved suspension lifted

2014-02-05 19:02
LJ van Zyl (Getty Images)

Johannesburg - South African athletes were relieved after the SA Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc) last week lifted Athletics SA's (ASA) suspension, national 400m hurdles record holder LJ van Zyl said on Wednesday.

However, earlier in June, the IAAF reaffirmed its support for the elected ASA board members, led by president James Evans.

It was not clear whether the IAAF would allow South African athletes put forward by the Sascoc recognised interim ASA board.

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