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Event Update!

City2City Ultra-Marathon Cancelled

21 July 2016 - The City 2 City Marathon 2016 that was due to take place on the Sunday, 4 September 2016 has been cancelled! The cancellation of the race was announced this morning when it was announced that the p...
Training

Health Tips for You to Consider

21 July 2016 - Jogging or running is a popular form of physical activity. Running is an appealing exercise to most due to the fact that it doesn't cost a lot to take part and you can run at any time you feel ...
Daily Motivation

Akani Simbine Sets New South African 100m Record!

19 July 2016 - South African athlete Akani Simbine has set a South African record in the 100m sprint at the Gyulai Istvan Memorial in Budapest, Hungary. Akani clocked 9.89 seconds, beating Jamaica’s Asafa P...
Event Update!

Strong Athletics Contingent in Team SA for Rio

15 July 2016 - On Thursday SASCOC announced the final Team South Africa squad for the 2016 Olympic Games to be held from 5-21 August in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, with 137 competitors set to travel to Rio, and once ...
Living Legends

The Quiet Champ

14 July 2016 - He may still have been able to fly under the proverbial radar before the 2016 Comrades Marathon, but newly crowned Comrades champion and Down Run record holder David Gatebe’s life will never ...
Club Focus

Women in Blue Excel

14 July 2016 - The KPMG running club has had much to celebrate in recent weeks, including the news of Christine Kalmer being selected for the Olympics and Kerry-Ann Marshall winning her first gold medal at the Co...
My Story

Troublesome Triple Green

14 July 2016 - I can now really say that I have seen the good, the bad and the ugly of Comrades. I won it in 1993. I have run a silver time 10 times. I got put in the ambulance in 2013 and finished my race in St....
Training

No WINTER HIBERNATION for You!

14 July 2016 - It can be difficult to stay motivated to run when the mornings and evenings are dark and the temperatures are low at this time of year, especially with a fair number of the SA running community in ...
Event Update!

All Aboard for Rio

14 July 2016 - With the final names of Team SA for the Rio Olympics in August set to be announced in mid-July, SA’s top athletes are chasing qualifying marks at local and international meets and events. Her...
Daily Motivation

Respected Athletics Journo Mark Ouma Dies

13 July 2016 - Modern Athlete is saddened by the news of the passing away of veteran Kenyan sports journalist, Mark Ouma on Sunday 10 July at the King Edward VIII Hospital in Durban after a short illness. Mar...
Event Update!

Marais and Steyn Dominate the Momentun Health OatWell DualX

08 July 2016 - The penultimate event of the BIG5 Sport Challenge, The Momentum Health OatWell DualX powered by PeptoPro, took place on Thursday, 7 July 2016 at the 33rd annual Pick N Pay Knysna Oyster F...
Event Update!

Clash of the Trail Runners!

06 July 2016 - The third event of the BIG5 Sport Challenge recently took place at the 33rd annual Pick N Pay Knysna Oyster Festival with the favourites Stuart Marais and Andrea Steyn comfortably winning the men&r...
Event Update!

Bevan Manson Surprise Winner in Dragon Featherbed Lagoon Mile Swim

05 July 2016 - The second event of the popular BIG5 Sport Challenge, the Dragons Featherbed Lagoon Mile Swim took place today at the 33rd annual Pick N Pay Knysna Oyster Festival.There was an upset...
Daily Motivation

Samuel "Speedy" Gathimba Dominates in Durban!

27 June 2016 - Kenyan race walker Samuel “Speedy” Gathimba caught everyone off guard this past weekend when he won the 20km race walk at the African Championships in Durban. Samuel conquered the cours...
Event Update!

Old Mutual Wild Series Kruger2Canyon Wrap-Up!

21 June 2016 - Muzi Madikwa recently won the rugged two-day Old Mutual Wild Series Kruger2Canyon Challenge. Although competition was strong, Muzi was able to see off a thrilling challenge from several top trail r...

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