U21 Proteas player Sanmarie Visser was a keen and talented athlete from an early age, and now pursuing a BCom Marketing at NWU’s Potch campus, the award-winning sports-mad netballer has her eye on playing for the national team in the near future
Ethiopia’s Sutume Asefa Kebede set a new North American all-comers’ course record of 1:04:37 to win the Aramco Houston Half Marathon on Sunday in Houston, Texas
We kick off 2024 with the first intake for the gsport Annual List – #GAL2024 – with ten of the best athletic performances, whether by a team or by an individual, drawn from news reports in the gsport Newsroom for the months of November and December 2024.
Kenya’s Beatrice Chebet etched her name into the record books, shaving a remarkable 16 seconds off the women’s 5km world record after setting a blistering 14:13 winning pace at Barcelona’s Cursa dels Nassos on Sunday
With the Olympic and Paralympic Games taking place in Paris, France this year, sportswomen will look to build on platforms built in 2023 as they pursue international success in a bumper year for women’s sport in 2024
Northern Ireland’s Ciara Mageean broke the women’s fastest time run in a parkrun event clocking a 15:13 finish in the Irish capital of Belfast. This comes a day after she was named 2023 BBC Northern Ireland Sports Personality of the Year.
South Africa’s golden long-distance gem Gerda Steyn has ticked yet another box that sees her wrap up 2023 with a record-breaking marathon run in Spain and with it a ticket to the 2024 Paris Olympic Games
Irvette van Zyl appears to be regaining her top form after overcoming a significant injury setback. Her performance at the 2023 Soweto Marathon over the weekend suggests a reversal of fortunes for this well-liked South African long-distance specialist.
“They called me Mokgadi, because I am a guider. I’m here to guide, I’m here to fight for what’s right. I am a freedom fighter, I am a South African, that’s what we do best.” Read about SA track star Caster Semenya’s Recent Interview with Anele and the Club on 947
Winner of 2018 Comrades Marathon Ann Ashworth has been announced as the new Race and Operations Manager at the CMA, bringing a wealth of experience as a running coach and now as a retired elite ultra-distance athlete
No race like Soweto says 4-Time Marathon champion Irvette van Zyl after using her power through its undulating hills to comfortably win the iconic race in hot conditions in Johannesburg on Sunday morning
Kenya’s Peres Jepchirchir, Ethiopia’s Letesenbet Gidey and Hellen Obiri of Kenya line up as senior women’s top favourites to clinch the 2023 New York City Marathon in the USA on Sunday