Wiggins abandons 2020 Olympic rowing bid

2018-09-21 14:42

Five-time Olympic champion cyclist Bradley Wiggins has abandoned plans to bid to row for Britain at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.


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Social vibe the heart of the Fish River Canoe Marathon

2018-09-20 12:11

The countdown continues to the Fish River Canoe Marathon in Cradock with the massive field will be largely made up of recreational paddlers.

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Le Clos falls ill as Coetzee, Brand bag medals in Doha

2018-09-13 20:41

South Africa's Chad le Clos fell sick before his race on the opening day of the second leg of the FINA Swimming World Cup in Doha.

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Le Clos wins silver in World Cup title defence

2018-09-07 19:56

South Africa's Chad le Clos started his title defence with a silver medal on the opening day of the first leg of the FINA World Swimming Cup in Kazan.

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SA sink at FINA Water Polo World Cup

2018-09-19 10:48

The South African men's team found the going tough - very tough - at the recent FINA Water Polo World Cup in Berlin, Germany.

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Le Clos bags 3 medals at FINA Swimming World Cup event

2018-09-09 22:01

Olympian Chad le Clos claimed an impressive three medals at the opening leg of the 2018 FINA Swimming World Cup in Kazan, Russian.

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2 medals for SA at Canoeing World Marathon Champs

2018-09-07 19:14

Team South Africa celebrated a double medal haul at the ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships on the Cavada River at Vila de Prado in Portugal

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French swimmer comes out of retirement chasing gold

2018-09-18 16:11

Five years after quitting the pool, Amaury Leveaux, world record holder and Olympic medallist, is returning to swimming aiming at the 2020 Olympics.

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Gold! Team SA end World Marathon Canoe Champs on a high

2018-09-09 18:36

Andy Birkett and Hank McGregor have powered to to the Men's K2 world title in the final event of the ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships.

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Positive signs for SA ahead of Olympic canoeing qualifiers

2018-08-29 11:46

The South African sprint canoeing team that took part in the Canoe Sprint World Championships in Portugal return buoyed by their achievements.

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Hartley medals for Team SA in Portugal

2018-08-24 19:23

Bridgitte Hartley starred for the South African team of sprint canoeists with a medal in the 1000m K1 A final at the ICF World Championships.

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Former world champ throws hat into Breede Marathon ring

2018-08-22 13:16

As entries for the Breede River Canoe Marathon continue to stream in, one entry signals the return to competitive canoeing for one of the sports former world champions.

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Schooling set to graduate, return to goldfish bowl

2018-08-21 13:32

Singapore's Olympic swimming champion Joseph Schooling is getting ready for what could just be the biggest challenge of his life: going home.

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Saving a life more important than a gold medal - Phelps

2018-08-17 21:40

Olympic great Michael Phelps has opened up again about his ongoing battle with depression, hoping he can help others who struggle with the disease.

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Steyn, Maree celebrate SA surfing titles

2018-08-15 12:27

The SA Surfing championships was a great success as Zoe Steyn and Jordy Maree were crowned national women's and men's champions respectively.

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McGregor heads field at Canoe Marathon World Champs

2018-09-06 11:27

Marathon legends Hank McGregor and Renata Csay head an impressive field of competitors from around the globe for an event in Portugal.

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Four-time Olympic medallist banned for doping irregularities

2018-08-29 11:29

Beijing 2008 canoe sprint Olympic gold medallist, Inna Osypenko-Radomska, has been suspended for four years after refusing to undergo an out-of-competition drug test.

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'Coffee-grinder' Schooling roasts Asian swim rivals

2018-08-23 10:03

Singapore's Olympic champion Joseph Schooling shrugged off a horror turnaround to top the heats for the 50 metres butterfly at the Asian Games after a fitful night's sleep.

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Breede Marathon make call on low water rules

2018-08-21 17:47

The organisers of the two-day Breede River Canoe Marathon have confirmed low water rules that will double as the SA K2 River Championships.

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China swim king Sun eyes Asian sweep

2018-08-16 12:57

Brash, belligerent and often painted as swimming's big, bad wolf, Chinese giant Sun Yang will be looking to savage his rivals at the Asian Games.

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Katie Ledecky gives swim tips to Tokyo students

2018-08-14 09:30

US gold medalist swimmer Katie Ledecky has given swimming tips to Japanese elementary and junior high school students in Tokyo pool.

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WATCH: Lewis Pugh completes mammoth channel swim

2018-08-30 07:31

Endurance swimmer Lewis Pugh completed a 560 kilometre swim along the length of the English Channel from Land's End to Dover.

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Exciting SA team named for canoe World Champs

2018-08-22 14:34

The months of preparation are over for the nine-paddler strong South African team that has been selected for the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships

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Birkett, McGregor win Dolphins Coast Challenge

2018-08-20 11:10

The crew of Hank McGregor and Andy Birkett delivered a masterclass to claim the two-day 43km Gara Dolphin Coast Challenge title.

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Fish River Canoe Marathon set for SA K1 Champs

2018-08-16 12:03

Paddlers will be licking their lips about the guaranteed water release from the Grassridge Dam for the two-day Fish River Canoe Marathon.

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I don't wanna be the new Phelps - American Dressel

2018-08-13 12:49

American Caeleb Dressel is making swimming sexy again and has been described as the "Usain Bolt of the pool" - just don't call him the new Michael Phelps.


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