ASA, Comrades Marathon on same page over Covid-19

2020-03-20 14:02

Athletics South Africa and the Comrades Marathon Association Cheryl Winn clarified matters on the communication protocol over the race.

Athletics SA nominates Skhosana for SASCOC president

2020-02-28 10:15

Athletics SA has announced Aleck Skhosana as its candidate to contest the position of president of SASCOC.

SA team named for World Athletics Half-Marathon Championships

2020-02-04 09:17

A strong 10-member team has been announced by Athletics South Africa for the World Athletics Half-Marathon Championships, scheduled for Gdynia, Poland.

ASA suspends SASA executive and appoints interim committee

2020-01-27 16:15

An interim committee has been put in place following the indefinite suspension of the Executive Committee of the South African Schools Athletics by Athletics SA.

Q&A | ASA president Aleck Skhosana

2019-11-28 13:42

Athletics South Africa president Aleck Skhosana reflects on the year that was and looks ahead to the new season.

ASA backs Skhosana to save SASCOC's 'sinking ship'

2019-11-20 10:00

The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee Council will elect a new vice-president and a board member this weekend.

Team SA braces heat ahead of World Championships

2019-09-25 19:00

Team South Africa began its first day in sweltering Doha heat ahead of the IAAF World Championships.

ASA: No excuses, expect gold at 50km World Champs

2019-08-28 16:34

Athletics South Africa have sent a 12-member team to the IAU 50km World Championships in Romania, which will get underway this weekend.

Scott-Efurd breaks new ground to join Elana Meyer

2019-07-22 08:37

Dominique Scott-Efurd held on to finish 15th in the women's 5 000m event at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in London.

Semenya to return to track in 2 000m race in Paris suburbs

2019-05-24 21:36

Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya will run in the 2 000 metres in a meeting held in the Paris suburbs in June.


Comrades latest | Sports Minister: Race will never go on

2020-03-18 08:03

Sports Minister Nathi Mthethwa has hit out at a statement by the Comrades Marathon Association in which they deemed it premature to postpone this year’s race.

Caster, Akani, Wayde show fine early season form

2020-02-18 18:36

South Africa's elite athletes have opened the 2020 season with a bang as they begin their early build-up towards the Olympics and international campaigns.

ASA, SABC strike deal to broadcast top SA marathons

2020-01-29 14:06

Athletics South Africa and the South African Broadcasting Corporation have announced an agreement to broadcast several top athletics events during the 2020 season.

ASA on Olympics: If we're not going to perform, then we shouldn't go

2019-11-29 08:50

Athletics South Africa president Aleck Skhosana has delivered his message loud and clear when it comes to the Tokyo Olympics next year.

Van Niekerk added to ASA prep squad for 2020 Olympic Games

2019-11-21 19:34

Olympic champion Wayde van Niekerk, is amongst seven athletes added by Athletics South Africa to their Preparation Squad list for the 2020 Olympic Games.

ASA worried over Team SA's struggles in Doha

2019-10-01 11:36

Athletics South Africa president Aleck Skhosana is worried by Team South Africa's failure to have won a medal at the ongoing IAAF World Championships.

Weakened SA squad named for IAAF World Championships

2019-09-17 18:30

A 31-member South African team has been named to compete at the 2019 IAAF World Championships in Doha.

Transformation and transparency: 'No thank you' says ASA

2019-07-30 13:22

There has been controversy and mystery surrounding the selection of the South Africa team to compete at the 2019 IAU 50km World Championships in Romania.

ASA confirm new appeal on Semenya ruling

2019-05-31 22:24

Athletics South Africa have confirmed that they have lodged an appeal to Switzerland's Federal Supreme Court following Caster Semenya's CAS ruling.

ASA to appeal Caster Semenya testosterone ruling

2019-05-13 12:03

Athletics South Africa will appeal the court decision forcing Caster Semenya to take medication to lower her natural levels of testosterone.

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