ASA to elect new president

2011-07-29 16:48

Athletics South Africa will replace former president Leonard Chuene at a special general meeting in Johannesburg.

ASA official to face the music

2011-06-01 12:20

Suspended ASA official Molatelo Malehopo has been ordered to attend a SASCOC hearing into the affairs of the federation.

Chuene out in the cold

2011-02-18 13:02

Former ASA president Leonard Chuene has been fired by the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee.

Chuene faces expulsion

2011-02-18 07:35

Suspended ASA president Leonard Chuene and his board members could be fired following a damning SASCOC report.

Chuene left ASA bankrupt

2011-02-17 13:04

The SASCOC says suspended Athletics South Africa president Leonard Chuene has driven the organisation to bankruptcy.

ASA trio seek legal advice

2011-02-14 18:16

Suspended ASA vice-president Kakata Maponyane has said that he will seek legal advice before they decide whether to appeal.

Chuene report due in Jan

2010-12-21 14:56

SASCOC will receive a final report in January on the outcome of the disciplinary inquiry into suspended ASA boss Leonard Chuene.

Chuene vows to fight on

2010-11-26 09:35

Suspended ASA president Leonard Chuene will continue to fight the disciplinary charges against him, he said via his lawyers.

ASA board back in control

2010-11-19 10:58

A year after taking over the administration of ASA, SASCOC has relinquished control of the sport to the newly elected ASA board.

Chuene's legal battle goes on

2010-10-20 18:35

The fight in court between suspended Athletics South Africa president Leonard Chuene and SASCOC has continued.

New board for ASA

2010-09-18 10:45

Athletics South Africa will announce their new board members, administrator Ray Mali says.

ASA regains its control

2010-09-04 15:43

ASA will regain control of athletics on September 18 when elections are held for a new board at a special general meeting.

Chuene feels vindicated

2010-07-07 09:00

Suspended ASA president Leonard Chuene has praised God after the IAAF cleared Caster Semenya to compete as a woman.

Chuene to face hearing

2010-03-04 14:15

Suspended ASA president Leonard Chuene, his entire executive are to face disciplinary hearings within the next couple of weeks.

DA wants probe on ASA

2010-02-24 11:41

The Democratic Alliance wants the Special Investigations Unit to conduct an investigation into Athletics SA and its administration.

Smith vs Steyn

2010-01-15 09:23

Graeme Smith and Morné Steyn are neck and neck in the race to grab the Sport24 Performance of the year Award. You decide who wins.

Chuene to fight back?

2009-11-18 07:23

The power struggle in South African athletics is set to come to a head this weekend during a special ASA members’ meeting.

Chuene shoved out of office

2009-11-14 19:53

SASCOC's Ray Mali will take over ASA's administration as suspended ASA president Leonard Chuene faces the boot.

Members turn on ASA

2009-11-10 13:57

Four of ASA's provincial members say they will prevent the federation from fighting a suspension handed down by SASCOC.

ASA board in hiding

2009-11-06 14:42

ASA president Leonard Chuene, along with his former board members, have gone into hiding after being suspended by SASCOC.

Ramaala: I'll fix SA athletics

2009-10-29 16:04

South African marathon runner Hendrick Ramaala hopes to improve the state of athletics in the country once he retires.

ASA not responsible for 'drunks'

2009-10-03 15:34

An Athletics South Africa board member has denied that the federation had purposely disrupted an athletes' meeting in Pretoria after he led a walkout.

ANCYL repeats Nedbank threat

2009-10-03 11:00

The ANCYL says Nedbank’s withdrawal of its athletics sponsorship is "aimed at rolling back the development of athletics in South Africa".

Malema threatens Nedbank

2009-10-01 14:32

ANCYL leader Julius Malema has threatened to "mobilise society" against Nedbank, following its decision to withdraw its sponsorship from Athletics SA.

ACDP slams decision on Chuene

2009-09-25 14:04

The African Christian Democratic Party has expressed disappointment that Leonard Chuene still has his job as Athletics SA (ASA) boss despite public outrage.


Chuene costs Komphela his job - claim

2011-06-12 20:01

Leonard Chuene reportedly has cost ANC MP and head of Parliament's sports portfolio committee, Butana Komphela, his job.

Chuene fears for his life

2011-05-12 07:46

Former Athletics South Africa president Leonard Chuene is living in fear after a series of mysterious damages to his property.

Chuene banned for 7 years

2011-02-18 10:16

Suspended Athletics South Africa president Leonard Chuene has been banned for seven years from all sport by SASCOC.

Chuene ignored constitution

2011-02-17 18:26

Leonard Chuene repeatedly went against the ASA constitution during his time at its head, according to a detailed report.

Chuene to learn his fate

2011-02-16 14:11

The fate of suspended Athletics South Africa president Leonard Chuene and his colleagues will be decided soon.

Chuene found guilty

2011-02-14 11:11

Former ASA president Leonard Chuene has been found guilty on various charges following a disciplinary process.

Chuene hits back at critics

2010-12-07 12:02

Suspended Athletics SA president Leonard Chuene has hit back at SASCOC, accusing its bosses of reckless spending and nepotism.

Chuene out in the cold

2010-11-23 07:15

An application by suspended ASA president Leonard Chuene for the an interim relief of his suspension has been dismissed in court.

Chuene set to hear his fate

2010-11-17 12:50

The fate of ASA president Leonard Chuene will soon be decided with a disciplinary committee expected to reveal its findings soon.

Chuene to be honoured

2010-09-22 10:26

Disgraced ASA boss Leonard Chuene is to be honoured by a church in his Limpopo home province, according to a report.

ASA officials stall SASCOC

2010-09-09 13:19

Suspended ASA officials are taking the SASCOC to court, to stop their disciplinary hearing from going ahead, according to a report.

Chuene back at ASA helm?

2010-07-21 09:23

The ANC Youth League has called on SASCOC to reinstate Leonard Chuene after he was exonerated of any wrongdoing by the IAAF.

Semenya ruling 'vindicates' Chuene

2010-07-06 18:37

The IAAF's clearing of 800m world champion Caster Semenya to run internationally as a woman vindicates Leonard Chuene, the ANCYL says.

Ramaala eyes top ASA job

2010-02-25 14:45

Former New York marathon champion Hendrick Ramaala wants to take over as the head of ASA when a new board is elected.

Chuene bought car for R1

2010-02-24 08:37

Former ASA boss Leonard Chuene bought a car from the embattled organisation for just R1, according to a report.

No confidence vote in Chuene

2009-11-20 11:32

Athletics clubs in the North West province have passed a motion of no confidence in former Athletics SA president Leonard Chuene.

Police remove ASA chief exec

2009-11-16 22:44

Police were called and locks changed when the chief executive of the athletics body refused to vacate the ASA head office.

Semenya uneasy with fame

2009-11-13 19:36

World 800m champion Caster Semenya has spoken of her difficulties coping with her newfound fame.

Caster: SASCOC, ASA clash

2009-11-07 08:23

South Africa's Olympic governing body has suspended Athletics South Africa in an ongoing fallout over Caster Semenya's gender test.

SASCOC suspend Chuene

2009-11-05 14:43

SASCOC have suspended ASA president Leonard Chuene with immediate effect over the handling of the Caster Semenya saga.

'At least Malema's honest'

2009-10-05 08:22

Chris Moerdyk can't understand why so many people have been hot and bothered about Julius Malema supporting athletics boss, Leonard Chuene.

'Drunks' disrupt athletes' meeting

2009-10-03 15:34

A group of "drunk" individuals caused enough disruption at an athletes' meeting in Pretoria that organisers were forced to call it off.

Malema comments 'racially divisive'

2009-10-02 18:02

Julius Malema has once again made extremely controversial statements that could lead to racial polarisation, the FF Plus says.

Malema supports Chuene

2009-10-01 12:05

ANCYL leader Julius Malema has come out in support of Athletics South Africa president Leonard Chuene, saying sponsors must also remain loyal to the organisation.

Chuene just like Zuma?

2009-09-25 13:30

The decision by the ASA to back Leonard Chuene, and his self-proclaimed comparison to Jacob Zuma, has angered one News24 User.

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