Archives for June 2014

SASCOC congratulates new ASA leadership

The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) congratulates Aleck Skhosana from KwaZulu-Natal Athletics who was elected new president of Athletics South Africa (ASA) on Saturday 7 June 2014. Skhosana was elected … [Read more...]

Frosty start to 2014 Winter Trail Series

The sun may have been shining but the mercury was having none of it as almost 800 brave souls arrived at the B’Sorah tented campsite in frigid temperatures for the first race of the Spur Gauteng Winter Trail Series 2014. The long course … [Read more...]

Minister speaks on new immigration regulations

Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom says the regulation of immigration matters is the constitutional responsibility of the Department of Home Affairs. … [Read more...]

Rene Kalmer wins PMB SPAR 10km

It was pretty much a solo run for Rene Kalmer as she took top honours in the Pietermaritzburg SPAR Women’s 10km today in a time of 34.13 on an icy winter’s morning in KZN’s Capital. The field of 3800 participants braved the cold as the … [Read more...]

Women’s Day Ladies race in July

The streets of Durban will come alive with excitement on Sunday, 20 July 2014 with thousands of runners joining forces and taking on the fun filled Totalsports Ladies Race in celebration of the upcoming National Women’s Day. With two events … [Read more...]

University attendance low among blacks

University attendance for black South Africans remains low, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) said on Wednesday. “Blacks don’t participate in universities to the same extent as whites and Indians. There’s just a too small number of … [Read more...]

TomTom partner Ladies Race

It is with great enthusiasm that the organisers of the Totalsports Ladies Race welcome TomTom South Africa as the official GPS Sports Watch and Mapping Partner of this much talked about national event. “TomTom empowers movement,” says … [Read more...]

Team SA for Glasgow CWG 2014 named

The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) says it wants Team SA to scoop no less that 43 medals at this year’s Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland. … [Read more...]

Route for Platinum Trail Run Buffelspoort

Trail Running enthusiasts taking on the 2014 FNB Platinum Trail Run presented by ISUZU in Buffelspoort (North West Province) on Sunday, 25 May 2014 can look forward to a memorable experience in the heart of the Magaliesberg. “FNB Platinum … [Read more...]

Youth Moving SA Forward

While unemployment among young people has remained stubbornly high following the 2008 recession, the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) is beginning to see the positive impact of its varied interventions to ride out this … [Read more...]