Van Niekerk smashes SA 200m record
08:46 (GMT+2), Wed, 15 July 2015
Bloemfontein’s Wayde van Niekerk has become the first South African sprinter to break the sub 20-second barrier in the 200 metre sprint in Lucerne, Switzerland.
Three silver for SA in Luassane
10:10 (GMT+2), Fri, 10 July 2015
It was a good night for South Africa during the Luassane leg of the Diamond League with three athletes winning silver medals.
Wayde's African record lasts a day
09:01 (GMT+2), Mon, 06 July 2015
Wayde van Niekerk’s 400m African record has been shattered barely 24 hours after the Bloemfontein sprinting sensation clocked the new national record at the Paris leg of...
Gatlin snatched track record held by Bolt
09:59 (GMT+2), Fri, 05 June 2015
Rome. - American Justin Gatlin is hoping yet another strong performance will "enthuse" Jamaican rival Usain Bolt as the pair head towards a world championships showdown....
Kelehe and Wostmann claim SA Comrades win
08:47 (GMT+2), Mon, 01 June 2015
Gift Kelehe and Caroline Wostmann have become the first South African’s to win both the men’s and women’s races at the Comrades Marathon since 1992.
SA takes double Comrades glory
11:54 (GMT+2), Sun, 31 May 2015
Pietermaritzburg - Doing pushups after finishing the world's toughest road race in *5:38:34, South African Gift Kelehe from Rustenburg became the first man to cross the...
Vilani set for 7th Comrades
08:37 (GMT+2), Wed, 27 May 2015
Renowned South African mountaineer Sibusisio Vilani is set to run in his 7th Comrades Marathon this weekend as he joins the over 22 000 strong field for the race.
Semenya still dreams of Olympic Gold
08:23 (GMT+2), Thu, 21 May 2015
Former World 800m champion, Caster Semenya has her sights set on the world title after being named in the South African squad for the IAAF World Championships in Beijing,...
Gebrselassie calls time on career
09:04 (GMT+2), Mon, 11 May 2015
Haile Gebrselassie of Ethiopia, who is considered as one of athletics' greatest distance runners, has called time on his illustrious career at the age of 42.
ASA accept Magakwe's two-year ban
11:54 (GMT+2), Thu, 16 April 2015
Athletics South Africa President, Aleck Skosana has accepted the IAAF’s two-year banned imposed on South African men’s 100m sprint record holder, Simon Magakwe.
Magakwe banned for two years
08:22 (GMT+2), Wed, 15 April 2015
South African national record holder in the men’s 100m sprint, Simon Magakwe has been banned from the sport for 2 years.
SASCOC need more than R100 million to hone Team SA
15:29 (GMT+2), Tue, 07 April 2015
The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee will need more than a R100 million to honed Team South Africa for the 2016 summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro,...
Mad runners breeze through Bloem
08:41 (GMT+2), Mon, 30 March 2015
Yesterday morning saw twelve runners shoot through Bloemfontein en route from Johannesburg to Cape Town in a 24 hour non-stop relay run.
Two Oceans route changed
14:51 (GMT+2), Fri, 27 March 2015
After weeks of intense discussions, organisers of the popular the Two Oceans Ultra Marathon, have agreed to alter the route.
Bloem ready for big schools athletics
17:07 (GMT+2), Thu, 05 March 2015
The City of Roses is just over a week away from hosting the annual FS SSI Provincial Athletics Championships for Secondary Schools at the Mangaung Athletics Stadium.
Fredericks wins gold in Zurich
08:56 (GMT+2), Fri, 29 August 2014
Bloemfontein - Commonwealth Games champion, Cornel Fredericks added more gold to his trophy cabinet, by winning the men’s 400m hurdles at the Diamond League meet in...
Van Niekerk wins silver
08:56 (GMT+2), Thu, 31 July 2014
Morgan Piek Bloemfontein - Wayde van Niekerk once again showed his big match temperament last night when he won silver in the men’s 400m at the...
Van Niekerk into 400m final
09:22 (GMT+2), Wed, 30 July 2014
Morgan Piek Bloemfontein - Kovies student, Wayde van Niekerk has qualified for the final of the men’s 400m sprint at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow...
Cronjé omitted from SA squad to Morocco!
14:28 (GMT+2), Fri, 25 July 2014
Bloemfontein - Star middle distance runner, Johan Cronjé of Bloemfontein has been omitted from the South African team to participate in the...
Cronjé in action in Monaco tonight
11:46 (GMT+2), Fri, 18 July 2014
Some of South Africa's brightest track and field medal prospects will have a final chance to sharpen up this weekend ahead of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Of...