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KZN Athletics and Comrades Marathon Association finalise disciplinary hearings

KZN Athletics and Comrades Marathon Association finalise disciplinary hearings

14 April 2015 - KwaZulu-Natal Athletics, in association with Comrades Marathon Association, have today announced that they have finalised all disciplinary hearings related to the 2012 & 2013 Comrades Marathons...
Sun City Ultra Triathlon Entries Extended

Sun City Ultra Triathlon Entries Extended

10 April 2015 - Due to popular demand the race organizers of the Sun City Ultra Triathlon have kept pre entries open until the 16th of April. "Our race office has been inundated by emails and phone calls post...
2015 Amabeadibeadi Charity Launch

2015 Amabeadibeadi Charity Launch

10 April 2015 - With less than two months to go to the 90th Comrades Marathon, the Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) launched its 2015 Amabeadibeadi Charity Drive in Sandton, Johannesburg on Friday, 10 April 201...
MERRELL Autumn Night Series #1 went down in CT this week

MERRELL Autumn Night Series #1 went down in CT this week

09 April 2015 - (Words: Sarah Hearn) Autumn: waiting on the platform in the dust of a departing Summer, anxiously peering down the tracks for the scheduled train of Winter. Bikini on body, beanie in hand. The ...
Achilles heel injury prevents Fredericks from defending SA title

Achilles heel injury prevents Fredericks from defending SA title

09 April 2015 - An Achilles heel injury will prevent Cornel Fredericks from defending his 400-hurdles title next week at the South African Athletics Championships in Stellenbosch. Because of the seriousness of...
Can A South African Female Win Comrades This Year?

Can A South African Female Win Comrades This Year?

07 April 2015 - Caroline Wöstmann’s victory in the Two Oceans ultra-race has led to many experts predicting that a South African female athlete could also win the Comrades. Lindsey Parry, who coache...
Sun City ULTRA gives life after Ironman

Sun City ULTRA gives life after Ironman

01 April 2015 - On the 10th of May 2015 over 1000 athletes will be taking up the challenge of the Sun City Ultra Triathlon at the beautiful Sun City resort. This new addition to the exciting ULTRA Triathlon brand ...
Charne Aims For Top-10 at Oceans - All For Breast Cancer Awareness

Charne Aims For Top-10 at Oceans - All For Breast Cancer Awareness

01 April 2015 - When Charné Bosman (Nedbank) runs the Two Oceans ultra-race in Cape Town on Saturday, she will not merely be ‘gunning for gold’. She wants to create awareness for breast cancer a...
Harcourts Alan Robb Cancelled

Harcourts Alan Robb Cancelled

31 March 2015 - Germiston Callies regret to advise that we have encountered a major problem and are forced to cancel our Harcourts Alan Robb race on 19 April. This is due to there being another event on the ...
 Two Oceans 2015 Is Going To Be A Thriller!

Two Oceans 2015 Is Going To Be A Thriller!

31 March 2015 - Detour or not, the 2015 Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon is set to be a thriller with 43-year-old road running legend Hendrick Ramaala determined to defy age and a stellar field to take home the gold...
Dancing Makhanya wins Cape Town 10km Challenge

Dancing Makhanya wins Cape Town 10km Challenge

30 March 2015 - A beaming Mapaseka Makhanya danced across the finish line to win the SPAR Women’s 10 km Challenge in of 32.54 minutes at Greenpoint in Cape Town on Sunday. Her Nedbank teammate, Rutendo ...
Pregnant Irvette to run 21km at Oceans

Pregnant Irvette to run 21km at Oceans

30 March 2015 - On Saturday Irvette van Zyl (Nedbank), the Olympic marathon athlete, will ‘run for two’ when she competes in the Two Oceans half-marathon. She is 16 weeks pregnant. She makes it cle...
Who is in for this year's Slow-Mag Marathon?

Who is in for this year's Slow-Mag Marathon?

27 March 2015 - The 23rd edition of the highly anticipated annual Slow-Mag Marathon will take place on Sunday the 26th April 2015 at Benoni Northern Sports Club in Albert Bekker Park, Gauteng. This year the Slow-M...
J.P Morgan Corporate Challenge Taking Care of Running Business

J.P Morgan Corporate Challenge Taking Care of Running Business

27 March 2015 - The J.P Morgan Corporate Challenge®, held on Thursday March 26, has become an institution on the annual racing calendar which for the 12th consecutive year saw sold-out entries. ...
Two Oceans Ultra to run via Ou Kaapse Weg

Two Oceans Ultra to run via Ou Kaapse Weg

27 March 2015 - After weeks of intense discussions and close collaboration with the City of Cape Town and key stakeholders, it was confirmed today that the Old Mutual Two Oceans Ultra Marathon route will run along...
There's a buzz ahead of Spar Women's Challenge

There's a buzz ahead of Spar Women's Challenge

25 March 2015 - There’s something of a buzz ahead of the first SPAR Women’s 10km Challenge in Cape Town on Sunday. Most of South Africa’s top women runners will be taking part in the race, w...
Om Die Dam Snaps!

Om Die Dam Snaps!

25 March 2015 - Did we catch you at the Modern Athlete point at this year's Om Die Dam?
Simbine again just misses out on breaking 10s in the 100m

Simbine again just misses out on breaking 10s in the 100m

23 March 2015 - Akani Simbine came on Saturday at the Athletics Gauteng North Championships at Tuks oh so close for the second time in eight days to breaking 10 seconds in the 100 metres when he won his semi-final...
Shange reaches another milestone with victory in Dudinska

Shange reaches another milestone with victory in Dudinska

23 March 2015 - Lebogang Shange proved on Saturday in Dudinska, Slovakia with his victory in the IAAF 20km Race Walking Challenge that once he is in the “zone” there is no stopping him. His winning...
Temporary Road Restrictions for J.P Morgan This Week

Temporary Road Restrictions for J.P Morgan This Week

23 March 2015 - The streets of Illovo, Melrose and Birdhaven will once again come to life with the 12th annual J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge Challenge® taking place at the Wanderers Club on Thursday, March 2...
Chappies Still First Choice for Two Oceans

Chappies Still First Choice for Two Oceans

20 March 2015 - With two weeks to go until the running of the Old Mutual Two Oceans Ultra Marathon on 4 April, the traditional route that runs over Chapman’s Peak Drive remains the first choice, but the back...
Bonitas-Comrades Novice Seminars

Bonitas-Comrades Novice Seminars

19 March 2015 - Is the 90th Comrades Marathon your first? Are you feeling nervous about where to begin? Are you sure you’re doing the correct training? Are you getting optimum nutrition? If these sort of...
Defending Champs retain AfricanX Title

Defending Champs retain AfricanX Title

18 March 2015 - South Africa’s AJ Calitz and Bernard Rukadza of Zimbabwe, running as Team KWAY, claimed the second and third stage wins at the seventh annual ProNutro AfricanX Trailrun presented by New Balan...
As Different as Night as Day.

As Different as Night as Day.

17 March 2015 - Hardworking Joburgers need a very compelling reason to go out on a school night. Around 300 of them were convinced once given the opportunity to dress up in ridiculous clothing, apply luminous war ...
Shange breaks another SA record

Shange breaks another SA record

17 March 2015 - Lebogang Shange broke a South African race walk record for the second time in eight days. His time (on Sunday 15 March) for the 20km race walk event in Lugano, Switzerland, was 1 hour 21 minutes an...
Semenya to headline Varsity Athletics 2015

Semenya to headline Varsity Athletics 2015

17 March 2015 - Varsity Athletics launched its third season in Johannesburg on Monday. It’s expected to be bigger and better than ever, with last year’s champions Tuks looking to make a strong start wh...
Akani on track to break 10s in the 100m

Akani on track to break 10s in the 100m

16 March 2015 - Akani Simbine proved on Saturday at a league meeting at the University of Pretoria that it is just a matter of time before he breaks through the magical 10 second barrier when he won the 100 metres...
Comrades Marathon Expo: 28 -30 May 2015

Comrades Marathon Expo: 28 -30 May 2015

12 March 2015 - The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) will once again host the annual Bonitas Comrades Expo at the Durban Exhibition Centre in May. The three-day Expo is the largest running-related exhibitio...
Join the Modern Athlete Club!

Join the Modern Athlete Club!

11 March 2015 - Start a healthy lifestyle with the Modern Athlete club and enjoy amazing benefits and exclusive offers throughout the year! It's a club for all runners of all abilities from anywhere in SA.&nbs...
Carina Horn on 'Speed Hunt' For Records

Carina Horn on 'Speed Hunt' For Records

10 March 2015 - Records are meant to be broken and the older the record, the more reason to break it. This is why Carina Horn, former national champion, is back in the country from Austria to compete in the S...