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2020 SPAR Grand Prix Likely to be Closest on Record

19 Feb 2020 — Closest Series Yet! The 2020 SPAR Grand Prix appears likely to be one of the closest in its 14-year history. The SPAR Grand Prix, which is one of the most important contests in South African road running, recognises the most successful athlete in the s …… read more

Globetrotting FrontRunner

18 Dec 2019 — Had you asked a younger Wandisile Nongodlwana if he could see himself someday travelling the world for work and running, while inspiring people to follow a healthy lifestyle and develop the self-belief to get out and go for a run, he would probably hav …… read more

PJ’s piece — Share Your Truth

14 Dec 2019 — Running is easy for PJ Moses, talking not so much. He’s had trouble speaking since he was four years old, and stuttering has been a tough thing for someone like him, who often has a lot to say… When I was young and I found it difficult to communicate …… read more

Sport Man Says – What’s the Dope?

12 Dec 2019 — How often have we said, “Wow, what an unbelievable performance!” after an athlete puts in a jaw-dropping performance? The problem is, can we trust that performance? Unfortunately, history points to the need for healthy scepticism, and it is the role of …… read more

Midstream-banner-scaled News

Walk This Way — Frequent Flyer

8 Dec 2019 — Of all the books in the world, the best stories are held in the pages of a passport. Having visited 17 countries so far in her race walking career, race walker Anel Oosthuizen has been blessed to see and experience quite a few of the amazing sites and …… read more

Event Update!
Ragnar Trail South Africa Relay registration dates released

27 Nov 2019 — It’s the social, festival-vibe trail running relay event that has created a tribe out of the fit and fun folk around the world and it’s coming to SA in 2020. Registration for the Ragnar Trail Relay events open on Friday the 29th of November. The Joburg …… read more

Recognising the best behind the business of sport at the 2019 Hollard Sport Industry Awards

26 Nov 2019 — The very best work behind the business of sport which spans marketing, PR, digital, sponsorship, advertising, community investment, social media and branding were awarded at the Hollard Sport Industry Awards, held in Johannesburg on Friday night. “We a …… read more

Can Johannes Continue SPAR Grand Prix Domination?

18 Jul 2019 — The 2019 SPAR Grand Prix Women’s 10km Challenge series has reached its midway point, with Namibia’s Helalia Johannes firmly in the lead after three wins in the first three races. Now, can she make it four from four in the Pretoria leg on 3 August, or w …… read more

SPAR Women’s Challenge Celebrates 30 Years in Durban

20 Jun 2019 — The oldest race in the SPAR Women’s Challenge series, the Durban race, turns 30 this year, and the organisers predict a fast and exciting race as part of the celebrations on Sunday 23 June.… read more

Most Memorable Comrades

17 Jun 2019 — The 2019 Comrades Marathon will be remembered for many reasons, but the two standout performances of the year were undoubtedly those of men’s winner Edward Mothibi and women’s winner Gerda Steyn.… read more

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