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South Africa's Ernst van Dyk, a 10-time winner of the Boston Marathon Pushrim Wheelchair event, has finished fifth at the 2019 edition of the famous race.
South Africa's Gerda Steyn and Ernst van Dyk claimed top 20 finishes at the 48th New York City Marathon.
Switzerland's Marcel Hug has won the wheelchair race at the Boston Marathon in a world's best time, edging Ernst van Dyk into second place.
Paralympic gold medallist Ernst van Dyk got a podium finish in the 40km race at the Berlin Marathon on Sunday.
Ernst van Dyk has won gold in the cycling road race at the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro.
South Africa’s Ernst van Dyk has narrowly missed out on winning his 11th title in the men’s wheelchair division at the 120th Boston Marathon.
Marcel Hug of Switzerland has deprived South Africa's Ernst van Dyk of an 11th Boston Marathon wheelchair title.
Wheelchair racer Ernst van Dyk has received a R25 000 cheque and a bunch of proteas for his 10th Boston marathon win.
See all the best pics of Ernst Van Dyk's historic 10th win at the Boston Marathon.
Paralympian Ernst van Dyk won second place in the wheelchair division at the recent NYC marathon. Watch.
The 2019 NYC Half will feature a star-studded professional athlete field featuring nine Olympians and nine Paralympians leading 25 000 runners from Brooklyn to Manhattan.
Ernst van Dyk put a forgettable time in Tokyo behind him as he raced to a historic fourth consecutive win at the New York City Half Marathon.
Paralympian Ernst van Dyk gives his perspective on how the Olympic Games have played a critical role in inspiring athletes like himself.
Team South Africa had a remarkable medal haul on Thursday at the 2016 Rio Paralympics, with two golds, a silver and a bronze. Watch.
With the 2016 Olympics now over, attention turns to the Paralympics where Team South Africa left for Rio on Tuesday.
Star SA Paralympian Ernst van Dyk is looking forward to the London Marathon after finishing second in Boston.
South African wheelchair racer Ernst van Dyk has narrowly lost out on winning the New York Marathon, finishing in second place.
SASCOC has heaped praise on wheelchair racer Ernst van Dyk who made history when he won the Boston Marathon for a 10th time.
South Africa's Ernst van Dyk has won the men's wheelchair division of the Boston Marathon for a record 10th time.
Kenyan duo Geoffrey Mutai and Priscah Jeptoo have won the New York City Marathon men and woman titles respectively.
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