AGAINST ALL ODDS: OLYMPIC QUALIFIER GOES AHEAD IN CAPE TOWN

Final opportunity for African runners to qualify for the for the Olympic Marathon in Tokyo in Cape Town, Africans aspiring to race in the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Marathon have one final opportunity to qualify on 30 May 2021, A special qualifying race has been organised…

New date For Peninsula Marathon

Coca-Cola Peninsula Beverages presents the Peninsula Virtual Marathon/Half Marathon/10km The Cape Peninsula Marathon, Half-Marathon and 10km is a well-established event on the race calendar and traditionally takes place annually in February. This year however, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Celtic Harriers the host club in…

James Moloi is New President of Athletics South Africa

James Moloi is the new President of Athletics South Africa and will lead the federation on a 4-year term. Moloi, who will now relinquish his presidency at Central Gauteng Athletics, got 39 votes against Aleck Skhosana who got 27 during the six and a half…

WPA RACE WALKING GRAND PRIX 2 on 8 MAY 2021

The Race Walking Committee is excited to be able to Host the Second Race Walking Grand Prix on the 8th of May  2021 at the Youngsfield Military Base. Entries can be done by completing  the spreadsheet attached and send it on to events@wpathletics.co.za OR By following the…

The best is yet to come

SOUTH AFRICA ARE WORLD 4 X 100M CHAMPIONS “Tonight’s achievements are a clear indication that we know what we are doing and this is only the beginning. The best is yet to come. We are number one in the world out of 115 member countries…

SANLAM CAPE TOWN MARATHON LAUNCHES FIRST TRAIL MARATHON

Trail running enthusiasts can soon enter the inaugural Cape To Trail Marathon by Ryan Sandes. Since 2007, the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon has invited athletes from around the world to explore the unique streets and cultures of one of the best globally-rated cities in the…

Savanna Origin of Trails Trail Run and MTB events to be hosted on separate dates!

By Jacky McClean The organisers of the iconic Stellenbosch based Savanna Origin of Trails MTB and Trail Run Experience have announced that the events will boast separate dates in 2021 with the Trail Run Experience moving to 26 – 27 June, while the MTB Experience…

Results of WPA Athletes at the ASA Championships

Western Province Athletics (WPA) athletes produced some top perfomances at the recent ASA National Championhips. Click on the links below for a comprehensive list of results of WPA junior and senior athletes at the ASA Championships. Ashley Smith from Mitchells Plain was one of the…

WPA NATIONAL ASA HALF MARATHON CHAMPIONSHIPS TEAM

Western Province Athletics (WPA) are proud to announce and congratulate the following athletes on their achievement for being selected to represent Western Province Athletics at the 2021 ASA National Half Marathon Championships, taking place, at Pollock Beach , Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, 1 May 2021. The Team is…

Hard works Pays off for WPA Athletes

ALL the hard work has finally paid off for Keegan van der Merwe from Beacon Valley in Mitchells Plain. Van der Merwe represented Western Province Athletics (WPA) at the SA National Championships in Pretoria over the weekend. The sprinter from Itheko participated in his first…

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