Athletics SA

 
Simbine sprints out of Bolt’s shadow
Simbine sprints out of Bolt’s shadow
Team South Africa touched down in the blistering Doha heat earlier this week. Much of the squad, comprising five women and 26 men, arrived...
Athletes test their medal mettle
Athletes test their medal mettle
South Africa achieved its greatest ever haul of six medals at the World Athletics Championships in London two years ago. It was a performance that...
Caster Semenya World Champs hopes dashed
Caster Semenya World Champs hopes dashed
Caster Semenya will not be competing in the World Championships this year after a Swiss judge reportedly overturned a temporary suspension of the...
Caster to appeal CAS ruling
Caster to appeal CAS ruling
Caster Semenya has announced that she will ask the Swiss Federal Supreme Court to set aside the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport...
Evans ousted as Athletics SA board dissolved
Evans ousted as Athletics SA board dissolved
The existing Athletics South Africa (ASA) board was dissolved with the interim board appointed for six months, after which a meeting would be held...
Athletes go from running to marching
Athletes go from running to marching
Xolile Yawa has fond memories of running in South Africa in the 1980s. It was, after all, the golden era of South African athletics and a period...
Athletics in SA: Girls must be brought up to speed
Athletics in SA: Girls must be brought up to speed
The 14th edition of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships kicks off in Moscow a day after Women's...
Athletics SA sets final nominee list
Athletics SA sets final nominee list
Athletics South Africa (ASA) distributed the final list of nominees to its members on Monday for the federation's vacant positions of president and...
Leonard Chuene fails in bid to get job back
Leonard Chuene fails in bid to get job back
An application by suspended Athletics SA (ASA) president Leonard Chuene for interim relief of his suspension was dismissed in the South Gauteng...
Chuene bought Merc from ASA for R1
Chuene bought Merc from ASA for R1
Former Athletics SA (ASA) boss Leonard Chuene bought a car -- an E Class Mercedes-Benz -- from the embattled organisation for just R1 in 2004,...
ASA vows to fight Sascoc takeover
ASA vows to fight Sascoc takeover
Athletics SA would not accept a takeover by South Africa's Olympic body Sascoc, said Simon Dlamini, chairperson of ASA's finance committee, on...
Athletics SA responds in long-jump record spat
Athletics SA responds in long-jump record spat
Athletics South Africa (ASA) responded on Tuesday to an article that appeared in Rapport newspaper on September 30 regarding the non-ratification of Karen Mey's recent long-jump South African record of 6,93m, achieved on July 7 in Bad Langensaiza, Germany....

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