13.1.2020 08:50 am
Western Cape Athletics administrator Allen Barnes suddenly disappeared last week amidst allegations of ‘irregularities’. But he’s actually one of the good guys.
No matter what time you get to the start of a marathon race, someone else will be there.
South Africa’s queen of the track has given so much, and yet the feeling lingers that we haven’t seen enough of her.
The popular race continues to slide in a rapid decline as organisational problems take hold.
Irvette van Blerk, who famously won the Soweto Marathon while pregnant, wants to finally realise an Olympic dream next year.
Could Team SA’s challenge at the Olympics receive an unexpected boost?
But this year’s Comrades queen faces an interesting choice next year…
The world famous ultramarathon’s lure remains clearly as strong as ever.
Just one week after finishing fifth in the marathon race at the World Championships in Doha, the local hero coasted over the line.
Ten months out from the Tokyo Olympics, South Africa returned home with no medals at the World Champs for the first time since 2007.
South Africa might belatedly have a chance of a rare medal at the IAAF World Champs.
Various other athletes reach notable personal milestones, but it’s not good enough on the world stage.
South Africa’s most anticipated session at the IAAF World Champs fizzles out with a litany of fourth-placed finishes.