Athletics 11.9.2018 08:38 am

WATCH: Caster stars in brilliant Nike ad

She’s as defiant and determined as ever.

Hot on the heels of the advertisement featuring controversial American Football star Colin Kaepernick, Nike has included Caster Semenya in their latest marketing effort.

WATCH: Caster stars in brilliant Nike ad
WATCH: Caster stars in brilliant Nike ad

WATCH: Caster stars in brilliant Nike ad

She’s as defiant and determined as ever.

Mthembu grabs bronze at 100km World Champs
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Mthembu grabs bronze at 100km World Champs

South Africa’s ultra-distance ace holds on as he delivers a fine performance.
Another day, another record for Caster
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Another day, another record for Caster

She now also holds the national record in the 400m after a fine run in Ostrava.
Semenya leads Africa’s charge in women’s 800m Czech Republic
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Semenya leads Africa’s charge in women’s 800m Czech Republic

Her magnificent recent form will count in her favour.
Lebron James flies to Berlin to support Caster Semenya
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Lebron James flies to Berlin to support Caster Semenya

Basketball star carves time out of his schedule to watch SA athlete’s record-breaking performance.
Semenya continues record-breaking spree
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Semenya continues record-breaking spree

Barely three months after setting her own national 1000m record, she eclipses it again.
Golden night for Semenya and Manyonga
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Golden night for Semenya and Manyonga

South Africa’s two star athletes retain their Diamond League crowns to underline their class.
Wayde is back on track
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Wayde is back on track

His 10-month absence since injuring his knee in a touch rugby game has felt more like ages.
Confident Semenya targets Diamond League title
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Confident Semenya targets Diamond League title

It’s been a year of experimentation for South Africa’s queen on the track but on Thursday she’ll be starring in her favoured event.
Disqualified road runners back in the mix
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Disqualified road runners back in the mix

Five athletes were controversially disqualified from last weekend’s Spar Grand Prix for following the wrong route but have been reinstated.
Controversy blows Grand Prix series wide open
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Controversy blows Grand Prix series wide open

Five leading contenders inexplicably run the wrong route in Pietermaritzburg.
Manyonga flaunts form ahead of Diamond League finals
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Manyonga flaunts form ahead of Diamond League finals

South Africa’s long jump kingpin leaps his way to a meeting record in Birmingham.
Undisclosed illness means Caster won’t run in Birmingham
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Undisclosed illness means Caster won’t run in Birmingham

She became ill during the African Championships.
Caster fronts Africa’s challenge at Continental Cup
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Caster fronts Africa’s challenge at Continental Cup

South Africa’s representation in the African team for the world event next month is substantial.
Caster awaits IOC ruling, could celebrate Women’s Day as double Olympic champ
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Caster awaits IOC ruling, could celebrate Women’s Day as double Olympic champ

South Africa will have another reason to celebrate Women’s Day on Thursday as Caster Semenya is in line for a historic first in world athletics.
Semenya delighted with double gold
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Semenya delighted with double gold

South Africa’s queen of the track took a gamble in competing in the 400m earlier this week but it paid off as she defends her 800m continental title.
Alkana earns emotional victory
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Alkana earns emotional victory

The hurdles specialist overcame injury and personal tragedy with a fine performance.
Caster blitzes to another record
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Caster blitzes to another record

Hard work from the starting block pays off for South Africa’s star.
SA athletics team rake in medals at African champs
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SA athletics team rake in medals at African champs

It was a particularly memorable day in the long jump.
Caster gunning for another record
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Caster gunning for another record

She’s been targeting that objective in the 1 500m for some time now.
WATCH: Akani Simbine, the Mercedes C-Class of athletics
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WATCH: Akani Simbine, the Mercedes C-Class of athletics

The local sprinting star’s latest ad is pretty cool.
The Citizen’s Trail Run is back … and it’s bigger than ever!
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The Citizen’s Trail Run is back … and it’s bigger than ever!

A prize purse of R20 000 will be up for grabs to elite runners this year, and amateur participants can soak in the stunning surrounds of the Sun City Resort.
Comrades winner facing disciplinary charges
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Comrades winner facing disciplinary charges

Athletics SA believe Ann Ashworth has brought the federation into disrepute but they are rather light on substantiating their claims.
Manyonga back to his best in superb SA 1-2
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Manyonga back to his best in superb SA 1-2

South Africa’s long jump king is joined by Ruswahl Samaai on the podium at the IAAF Diamond League meet.
Simbine finds form with solid third in London
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Simbine finds form with solid third in London

But the rest of the South African contingent disappoints.

 

 

 

 

 

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