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World at Wayde’s Feet

World at Wayde’s Feet

19 April 2017 - After an incredible 2016 that saw 400m superstar Wayde van Niekerk add the Olympic title and the World Record to his 2015 World Champs title, he is now looking forward to chasing more titles in 201...
Ferreira Ready for the Full XTERRA Challenge

Ferreira Ready for the Full XTERRA Challenge

11 January 2017 - Reigning Cross Triathlon Junior Elite Men’s World Champion, Michael Ferreira will make his XTERRA “long course” debut on Saturday, 21 January 2017 when he takes on the Fedhealth X...
For The Love of Tri!

For The Love of Tri!

16 September 2016 - Sylvia van Tromp has always been a sporty person, with swimming her focus, but having also developed a passion for running and cycling, XTERRA off-road triathlons have become her new addiction. Now...
Hell of A Year so Far!

Hell of A Year so Far!

04 August 2016 - Unbeaten on SA soil this year… Now that’s not a phrase you often hear in running circles, but it has become a common theme in one post-race media release after another as Irvette van Z...
Charné Bosman to Mentor 17-year-old Pupil

Charné Bosman to Mentor 17-year-old Pupil

13 June 2016 - Charné Bosman of the Nedbank Athletics Club, the 2016 Comrades Marathon women’s champion, believes that ‘what goes around comes around’. This is why she immediately agreed ...
Ready for Rio

Ready for Rio

12 April 2016 - Having claimed a second South African 10km Champs title in February, Elroy Gelant is clearly in peak racing form as he heads into the all-important last few months of qualifying for the Rio Oly...
Reminder note on his ceiling

Reminder note on his ceiling

04 December 2015 - Breaking South African race walking records will be the last thing on Lebogang Shange’s mind next year. The goal he will be striving for will be much more difficult and also much more importa...
Achieving goals isn’t easy

Achieving goals isn’t easy

01 December 2015 - It is easy to set goals, but to achieve them can be a huge challenge. This is why the 20-year-old Basson Engelbrecht (Tuks/HPC) has good reason to feel proud about what he has achieved this se...
Rewarding year for Murray

Rewarding year for Murray

16 November 2015 - There is no doubt that 2015 was his best year yet as a professional triathlete and Richard Murray could not be happier with the way it all went. Murray ended the season with his second World T...
Irvette sets her sights on Spar

Irvette sets her sights on Spar

07 October 2015 - Whether she is called a ‘running mom’ or a ‘mom on the run’, Irvette van Zyl, hopes to get her Olympic dreams back on track when she competes in the Spar 10km Women’s ...
Hop, Skip and a Gold!

Hop, Skip and a Gold!

28 October 2014 - Having competed on the world stage for more than a decade and brought home 20 major medals, long jump and triple-jump specialist Godfrey Khotso Mokoena has been in golden, record-breaking form in r...
Meet the Elite

Meet the Elite

30 August 2010 - MEET THE ELITEBY DONALD MATHIPA Ludwick Mamabolo Club:    Mr Price Running Club Central GautengAge:    33Achievements:  Runner-up at Comrades 2010PBs:  &...
Dominique Scott

Dominique Scott

28 June 2010 - MEET THE ELITE By Michelle Pieters Dominique Scott  3000m SA Schools Champ, 1500m/3000m SA Junior Champ Club:  Adidas Athletic ClubAge:  17Achievements:• 2008 SA Schools C...
Vladimir Kotov

Vladimir Kotov

24 May 2010 - Vladimir KotovRecord-breaking 50-59 age category runner Club:   Century City Athletic Club, Cape Town, Western ProvinceAge:   52Achievements:  Three-time Comra...
Jenna Challenor

Jenna Challenor

28 April 2010 - 2009 KwaZulu-Natal 10km/21.1km ChampSA Colours: Cross-Country Club: Boxer Superstores Athletic Club, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal.Age: 28Achievements:  Winner of numerous KZN road races,...
Wikus Weber

Wikus Weber

01 April 2010 - Under-23 All Africa and under-23 SA Triathlon Champion Club:            BSGAge:            20Achievements:&nb...
Irvette van Blerk

Irvette van Blerk

01 March 2010 -  Club: Nedbank Running Club   Age: 22   Achievements: Winner of 2009 Dis-Chem Half Marathon, 2009 SA 10 000m trackchampion and winner of numerous road races. ...
Tanith Maxwell

Tanith Maxwell

01 March 2010 - Club: Boxer Superstores Athletic Club, Durban, KwaZulu-NatalAge: 33Achievements: Represented South Africa at the 2006 Commonwealth Games, 2007 All Africa  Games, and 2007 and 2009 World Athletic ...
George Mofokeng

George Mofokeng

23 November 2009 -  Club: Nedbank Running Club, Gauteng North   Age: 30   Achievement: Clocked the fastest marathon time this year by a South African athlete on South African soil...