South African athletes put on a strong showing at the World Masters Championships in Brazil

2013-10-30 00:00

SOUTH Africa’s athletes put on a phenomenal display in the World Masters Championships held in Brazil over the weekend, winning a total of 76 medals to place seventh overall.

Teams from 57 countries competed in the championships, which saw the U.S. top the medal table with 170 medals ahead of hosts Brazil and Great Britain on 146 and 102 respectively. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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