Lebo Phalula among an elite field also including Christine Kalmer, Tebogo Masehla and Portia Ngwenya heading the biggest field ever for annual Cross Country trials as athletes vie for a place in the Athletics SA squad for two major Cross Country Championships in March.
Southern Region Cross Country Championships
Nolene Conrad and Lebo Phalula included in ASA squad for SA Cross Country Trials, in Boksburg on 26 January. The trials are open to any individual, local and international who wants to challenge athletes in the ASA squad, as well as those looking to test their fitness levels.
Lebogang Phalula dominated the senior women’s 8km SA Cross Country Trials in Potchefstroom on Saturday from the very start of the race, and went into the last lap with a massive lead – almost 150m on her closest competitors, to win the trials. According to Lebogang it was not a difficult race for her to […]
South Africa’s preparation for the World Cross Country Championships enters a crucial stage when some of South Africa’s leading cross Country athletes compete at the 34th Janmeda International Cross Country Championships in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Sunday.
Athletics South Africa (ASA) has called for greater team effort from the members of the South African Cross Country team to the world champs in Mombassa, in Kenya. The team leaves for Kenya on 22 March.
The Southern Region Cross Country Championships were held in Malawi over the weekend, and in a good sign for the future of South African middle distance running, there were good performances by the junior women.
Five Gauteng-based athletes have been selected for the SA Women’s 8km team which will represent South Africa at the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) Southern Region Cross Country Championships.
Athletics South Africa announced yesterday that a provisional squad of 24 men and women athletes have been selected for the IAAF World Cross Country Championships, which will take place in Mombasa, Kenya, on 24 March 2007.