South Africa's athletes will attend the world championships in Moscow, despite the country's Olympic committee cutting ties with Athletics SA.
The country's elite athletes will be affected most, says ASA president James Evans after the federation was suspended from the Olympic movement.
Claude Moshiywa broke the foreign stranglehold as he became the first South African to win the "up" Comrades run in 21 years.
Athletics South Africa has been placed under administration for the second time in less than four years, Sascoc has said.
South Africa's elite swimmers will participate in the World Aquatics Championships in Barcelona in July.
Cycling South Africa has confirmed mountainbike ace Burry Stander died in a crash in KwaZulu-Natal.
Boxing trainer Harold Volbrecht says he was shocked to hear of the sudden death of his close friend Corrie Sanders.
While the magnificent Olympic Park glows with the "spirit of the Games", London residents feel they have been given a raw deal during the showpiece.
The national team has been lauded by Athletics South Africa for overcoming poor conditions to finish third at the African Championships in Benin.
Olympic athlete Rene Kalmer welcomed the cold and wet weather at the Two Oceans Marathon, saying it may be similar conditions to those in London.