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  • Scott-Efurd shines on the road in Boston

    ​Olympic track athlete Dominique Scott-Efurd delivered a superb performance on Sunday to finish fifth at the BAA 10km race in Boston. Making a rare appearance on the road, the US-based athlete...

  • Sandes wins Western States trail race

    ​Ryan Sandes made history on Sunday with a well-judged tactical approach in California, becoming the first South African athlete to win the Western States 100-mile (161km) trail race. Working his way...

  • Mokoka and Joubert claim SA 21km crowns

    ​Stephen Mokoka successfully defended his title on Saturday, and Cornelia Joubert secured gold in the women’s race at the SA Half-Marathon Championships in Port Elizabeth. Mokoka, representing Gauteng North, outclassed a...

  • SA elite face foreign onslaught in PE

    ​Local athletes will again be chasing a strong foreign contingent on Saturday in the battle for open titles, while a race within a race will be held to determine the national...

  • Van Niekerk builds on impressive form

    Wayde van Niekerk was the best of a large South African contingent in Velenje on Tuesday night, charging to a new personal best of 9.94 seconds to win the men’s 100m...

  • 10 days left to join Soweto Marathon field

    ​Hopeful participants have 10 days remaining to enter the Old Mutual Soweto Marathon. Registration for the annual race, which includes 10km, 21km and 42km distances, will close on June 30 or...

  • Manyonga, Samaai shine in Stockholm

    ​Luvo Manyonga and Ruswahl Samaai secured a one-two for the SA contingent on Sunday, dominating the men’s long jump discipline at the Diamond League meeting in Stockholm. Manyonga earned victory with...

  • Semenya stretches lead in Diamond League

    ​Versatile athlete Caster Semenya extended her advantage in the Diamond League season race in Oslo on Thursday night, storming to another convincing win in the women’s 800m race at the fifth...

  • Semenya leads SA hopes in Oslo

    ​Middle-distance runner Caster Semenya lines up as the favourite in her specialist discipline on Thursday night, as she leads five South African athletes at the fifth leg of the Diamond League...

  • Bruintjies bursts back into form in Finland

    ​Sprinter Henricho Bruintjies was the best of an eight-member South African contingent at the World Challenge meeting in Turku on Tuesday evening. Bruintjies took second place in the men’s 100m event...

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