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Approved: Gauteng North branch of Modern Athlete Club!

17 Jul 2015 — The Modern Athlete Running Club is already up and running in Central Gauteng, and today we got the go-ahead to launch our second branch. (And more are coming so… read more

Modern Athlete’s Rene Wins in Knysna

14 Jul 2015 — Running in her Modern Athlete colours, Rene Kalmer ran away with the win in the popular Momentum Cape Times Knysna Forest Half Marathon on 11 July). She clocked… read more

Adventure Ace

9 Jul 2015 — Starting out as an adventure racer, Pretoria’s Greg Avierinos saw obstacle racing photos on Facebook three years ago that made him want to challenge himse… read more

Reaching the Summits

9 Jul 2015 — As an asthmatic, challenging to tackle the world’s big seven summits is quite a feat in itself, but for Katlego Letheo, her dream entails overcoming more… read more

Breaking Two

8 Jul 2015 — At the age of 24, Rustenburg-born athlete Ilze Wicksell became the first woman from Africa to duck under two minutes in the 800m in 1983. In the same year, she… read more


8 Jul 2015 — 947 radio presenter Alex Caige was ready to take on his first Comrades Marathon this year, until a stress fracture put him out of action, but with a positive ou… read more

Middle Distance Maestro

8 Jul 2015 — Olympian, World Champs bronze medallist and South African record holder in the 1500m Johan Cronje has mastered his discipline for well over a decade, but he …… read more

Sprinter Simbine Joins Sub-10 Club

2 Jul 2015 — On Wednesday night sprinter Akani Simbine became only the second South African to break the 10-second barrier in the 100m sprint when he clocked 9.99 seconds to… read more

Wöstmann Aiming for Olympics

1 Jul 2015 — Caroline Wöstmann, winner of both the 2015 Comrades and Old Mutual Two Oceans ultra-races, has set herself a new challenge: She wants to qualify for next y… read more

Gift to race Cape Town Trail 100km

30 Jun 2015 — Following his recent Comrades 2015 win, Gift Kehele has a new target in sight; to conquer South Africa's iconic Table Mountain by racing the 100km Ultra-tra… read more

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