Revival in Congo

2015-09-20 15:00

SA trio make up for Beijing disappointment by snatching gold at the All-Africa Games

Meet the great-grandmother coach behind Wayde van Niekerk

2015-08-30 15:46

Superstar sprinter Wayde van Niekerk’s coach is 73 years old, but still has fresh plans to up her game.

Bolt in confident mood

2015-08-21 10:48

14 time World and Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt returns to Beijing in confident mood ahead of the IAAF World Champs.

Mo Farah denies doping

2015-06-19 14:32

English Olympic champion Mo Farah has squashed rumours that he has ever taken performance-enhancing drugs.

Clash of the titans

2015-05-03 15:00

South Africa’s fastest man over 100m and 200m, Akani Simbine, has a potential date with Jamaica’s iconic sprinter Usain Bolt in the lucrative IAAF Diamond League next month.

'Croc' promises more bite

2015-04-27 21:26

Taking inspiration from legendary jumpers Carl Lewis and Mike Powell, SA champion Khotso Mokoena wants to prolong his career.

Coertzen back in training

2014-10-17 21:19

Decathlete Willem Coertzen will return to training next week after recovering from an ankle injury that derailed his 2014 season.

SASCOC to discuss Oscar

2014-09-13 12:51

SASCOC will consider Oscar Pistorius's participation in international competitions at a meeting on Thursday says Gideon Sam.

Powell wants doping ban cut

2014-05-27 13:30

Former 100m world record holder, Jamaica's Asafa Powell, wants his 18-month doping ban reduced to three months.

Evans pleased with medal haul

2012-07-02 22:06

The national team has been lauded by ASA for overcoming poor conditions to finish third at the African Athletics Championships.


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.

What Team SA did wrong

2015-08-30 15:09

If one removes Wayde van Niekerk’s 400m gold medal and Anaso Jobodwana’s 200m bronze from the equation, Team SA has underachieved at the IAAF World Championships.

Will 2015 be the year of medals for our athletes?

2015-08-16 17:00

South Africa’s chance for more medals looks far more realistic than when Johan Cronje brought home a 1 500m bronze from the IAAF World Championships in Russia two years ago.

How to warm up for the Comrades

Watch how these athletes from Maluti Multisport warmed up for the Comrades Marathon.

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Xenophobia not deterring foreign athletes from SA

2015-05-03 15:00

The SA Open Championships has attracted a number of foreign athletes proving that sport is still a powerful unifying factor despite the dark cloud of xenophobia that has covered South Africa in the past few weeks.

Q & A with Usain Bolt

2015-02-11 13:17

Usain Bolt sat down to answer a few questions about his training programme, his new running shoes and what IGNITEs him.

CT Marathon: Nutrition & hydration tips

2014-09-15 15:31

Sanlam Cape Town Marathon organisers have offer some nutrition and hydration tips ahead of the weekend's races.

Gay comeback gathers pace

2014-07-07 22:31

Tyson Gay has won the second race of his comeback after a drugs ban at a meeting in the Paris suburb of Montreuil.

Ryan Sandes low on oxygen

2013-08-12 14:15

SA Ultra Trail runner, Ryan Sandes, has been putting himself through a tough training regime ahead of the Leadville 100 Miler.

Mokoena books Olympics spot

2012-05-31 22:55

SA's only medallist at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, Khotso Mokoena, has qualified for this year's global showpiece.

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