Ramaala has words of wisdom for SA’s Rio marathoners

2016-06-07 14:24

Former Olympian Hendrick Ramaala reckons the honour of representing their country at the Games is the downfall of South African marathon athletes.

Ramaala hungry for Oceans glory

2015-04-02 10:19

Hendrick Ramaala, arguably one of the best runners SA has ever produced, says he has never been so hungry to win a race in his life.

Ramaala named in CT Marathon field

2014-09-12 15:11

Hendrick Ramaala has been added to the elite men's field for the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon.

Ramaala set for sixth worlds

2013-08-02 16:09

Hendrick Ramaala will be appearing in his sixth IAAF World Championships when he represents South Africa in the marathon in Moscow.

Evans re-elected ASA boss

2012-06-09 14:17

James Evans has been re-elected as president of ASA, with Hendrick Ramaala winning the race for the vice-president.

Ramaala makes history

2012-01-27 09:19

Hendrick Ramaala has become the first South African to qualify for five Olympic Games when he finished 19th in the Dubai Marathon.


SA athletes are 'more talented' than Kenyans

2016-05-12 11:29

Hendrick Ramaala is convinced South Africa is blessed with more talent than Kenya when it comes to long distance running.

Two Oceans records 'may fall'

2015-03-24 13:24

Veteran athlete Hendrick Ramaala believes the records in both the men’s and women’s races at the Two Oceans could be under threat.

Ramaala gunning for title

2013-08-15 19:03

ASA vice-president Hendrick Ramaala has lofty ambitions for the men's marathon at IAAF World Championships in Moscow.

Ramaala slams local clubs

2013-02-06 11:52

Athletics South Africa vice-president Hendrick Ramaala says the local club system is not producing world class runners.

Ramaala's dream shattered

2012-04-15 18:13

Distance runner Hendrick Ramaala has faded to 33rd place in the Paris marathon, failing in his final bid for a record Olympic appearance.

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