South Africa’s provisional teams to FASU, CUCSA Games named

PROVISIONAL teams to represent South Africa at the Africa University Games (FASU) and the regional Confederation of University and Colleges Sports Association (CUCSA) Games were announced by University Sports South Africa (USSA) Athletics on Saturday (26 April). The athletes where selected onto the provisional team based on their performance at the two day USSA Athletics [...]

Van Niekerk, Cremona, Palframan, Kgosiemang, Olivier, Mzazi set meet records-USSA Athletics Championship Day Two (Saturday 26 April).

SPRINTER Wayde van Niekerk stole the limelight on Day Two at the University Sports South Africa (USSA) Athletics Championships at Pildith Stadium in Tshwane on Saturday (26 April). Eight championship records were set during the two day event. This is therefore perhaps the most successful edition of the annual contest in over 15 years. Men’s [...]

Steenkamp, Palframan, Visser, Hewitt, shine at South Africa university athletics in Tshwane: Day One USSA Champs.

HIGH hurdler Rikenette Steenkamp stole the limelight on Day One at the University Sports South Africa (USSA) Athletics Championships at Pilditch Stadium in the capital Tshwane on Friday (25 April). The championship is a qualifier for two international events this year. First is the Africa University Games (FASU) in Nairobi Kenya from 11-18 July and [...]

Makagwe roots for indigenous coaches: Day Two South African Senior Athletics Championships in the capital Tshwane

AFRICAN 100m champion Simon Magakwe attributes his 100m record setting achievement to a solid partnership with his coach Eugene Thipe. Makagwe achieved a landmark when he clocked 9.98 second to win an unprecedented sixth consecutive national 100m title on Day Two at the South Africa Senior Athletics Championships in the capital Tshwane. “Breaking the 10 [...]

African champion Magakwe closes in on SA 100m record in Tshwane-Day One SA Senior Championships

AFRICAN 100m champion Simon Magakwe signaled his drive to break new ground as the South African Senior Track and Field Championships started in the capital Tshwane on Friday (11 April). The two day event is South Africa’s premier event used to qualify for the African Senior Athletics Championships scheduled from 10-14 August in Marrakech Morocco. [...]