ASA to contract top athletes

2015-10-25 15:00

Athletics SA (ASA) will offer contracts to top athletes ahead of next year’s Olympic Games and IAAF World Junior Championships.

SA relay team for Worlds confirmed

2015-08-17 10:25

Athletics SA has confirmed the men’s 4x100m relay team for the IAAF World Championships.

Sanral: No intention to mislead public with ad

2015-07-14 20:15

Sanral says that it not intend to mislead the public, after the Advertising Standards Authority ordered it to remove an e-toll commercial with immediate effect.

Cell C pleased with dog humping ad ruling

2015-07-08 14:00

Cell C has welcomed the ruling from the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) which rejected complaints on an advert for the mobile operator.

How Athletics House evaded the sheriff’s hammer

2015-05-09 09:38

A last-minute deal saved Athletics South Africa’s headquarters from going under the hammer yesterday. Here's how the deal was struck

Former Athletics SA head dies

2015-04-21 17:37

Erstwhile ASA chief executive Frederick 'Frik' Vermaak has died, the athletics governing body has confirmed.

ASA keep liquidators at bay

2015-04-01 20:00

Athletics South Africa have been spared from auctioning off their office supplies in order to pay off pole-vaulter Jan Blignaut.

Sony: Our Xperia smartphone can swim

2014-12-10 09:36

Sony Mobile has won its appeal against an Advertising Standards Authority of South Africa (ASA) decision that prohibited it from describing its Z1 phones as waterproof.

FNB's Steve ad under fire

2014-11-30 11:54

The advertising watchdog has reportedly received complaints over FNB's 'Steve' ads, which states it insinuates that everyone with the name Steve is stupid.

Sony Xperia Z1 ad doesn't hold water

2014-10-03 11:45

The Advertising Standards Authority has ruled against Sony Mobile SA saying that it must withdraw the word "waterproof" regarding the Xperia Z1 smartphone.


Ready, steady, Congo

2015-09-13 15:00

Despite being hit by a spate of withdrawals of high-profile athletes over the past few days, Athletics SA (ASA) believes it has dispatched a capable squad to the African Games currently under way in Brazzaville, Congo.

We need to relook season - ASA president

2015-07-21 08:52

Athletics SA president Aleck Skhosana says SA track and field has to investigate the possibility of starting the season later.

Athletics SA set for R6.2m boost

2015-07-09 06:59

Athletics South Africa could soon receive some financial relief once a deal with a Kuwaiti benefactor has been concluded.

ASA names preliminary World Champs squad

2015-05-18 14:55

Athletics South Africa has announced a preliminary 63-member squad for the IAAF World Championships in Beijing in August.

ASA's HQ safe...for now

2015-05-07 20:38

ASA keep its headquarters after the embattled federation came to an agreement with Jan Blignaut’s legal representatives.

ASA to observe Magakwe ruling

2015-04-15 19:09

ASA president Aleck Skhosana says that they will observe the ruling laid down on SA 100m record holder Simon Magakwe.

Multichoice removes decoder swap ad

2015-02-13 13:46

Multichoice will no longer run a television advertisement promoting its decoder exchange arrangement for viewers, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has heard.

FNB ordered to un-Steve

2014-12-07 11:43

The Advertising Standards Authority has ordered First National Bank to withdraw its 'Steve' advertisements as it is harmful to children.

Condom ad moved to later time - ASA

2014-11-21 12:41

An advertising agency has arranged that a commercial promoting condoms be rescheduled to air at times when children are not watching television, the Advertising Standards Authority of SA says.

Remax ad misleading, says ASA

2014-09-26 19:00

A Remax advertisement showing images of the ocean for a property that has no sea view is considered a misleading claim, says the Advertising Standards Authority.

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