Fredericks gained valuable experience in Dakar Senegal

South Africa’s 20 year old Cornel Fredericks had a confidence boosting  victory in his first internationals race as a senior at the IAAF Challenge met in dakar Senegal last Saturday (24 April)   Cornel Frederick’s confidence has soared following his victory at the IAAF Challenge meet at the Leopold Sedar Senghor Stadium in Dakar Senegal on [...]

Kenyan’s Cherogony, Kigen, Cherop Ethiopian Tadessa shine in Madrid, Hamburg

Kenyan Thomson Cherogony and Ethiopian Deste Girma Tadessa were crowned men’s and women’s winners at the Madrid Marathon in  the Spanish capital on Sunday. Cherogony established a course record in 2:11.27. He earlier won the Bilbao Marathon last October. Tadessa winning time was 2:34:39. In a separate development, Ethiopia’s Haile Gebrselassie comfortably won the 10km [...]

Ogho-Oghene maintains unbeaten Run-Nigeria Golden League

Egwero Ogho-Oghene maintained his winning run at the second Athletics Federation of Nigeria Golden League at the Liberty Stadium in Ibadan Oyo State on Satruday 17 April Sprinter Egwero Ogho-Oghene clocked 10.32 in 100m to maintain his unbeaten run at the second Athletics Federation of Nigeria Golden League staged at Liberty Stadium in Ibadan, Oyo [...]

A big thank you to University Sports South Africa (USSA)

Your Truly (right) receiving an award from the University Sports South Africa (USSA) Chairperson Glen Bentley. The award came as a true surprise. From the bottom of my heart I wish to express my gratitude to the University Sports South Africa (USSA) Athletics for the Award they bestowed on me yesterday Saturday 17 April in Potchefstroom/Tlokwe. [...]

Magakwe, Thagane, Viljoen, Robbeson shine at USSA Champs

The most outstanding performances at the University Student South Africa (USSA) Athletics Championships in Potchefstrom/Thlokwe came from the home team. They were from left  to right sprinter Simon Magakwe (No 1), triple jumper Tumelo Thagane (No 1) javelin throwers Sunette Viljoen (No 56) and Justine Robbeson (No 57)  Competing on home turf University of North West’s Simon [...]