September 02

  • Namibia: Seibeb Excels in France

    Namibian

    Namibian cyclist Costa Seibeb recently excelled abroad when he won the Best Young Rider title at the Tour de Tarentaise in France last week. Read more »



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August 30

  • Zambia: Athletes Arrive From Nanjing Games

    Times of Zambia

    THE Zambian athletes, led by gold medallist Sydney Siame, arrived back home yesterday from the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympics Games amid celebrations with officials bragging that... Read more »

  • Zambia: Sydney Siame, World's Fastest Youngster

    Times of Zambia

    DESPITE Zambia's athletes facing a tough time at the just-ended Nanjing Youth Olympic Games held in China, a hero was born in 100 metres sprinter Sydney Siame. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Chioma Ajunwa - How Mary Onyali Influenced Me

    This Day

    Chioma Ajunwa's 7.12m leap in her first attempt at the finals of the long jump at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, United States remains Nigeria's first individual gold medal at the... Read more »

  • Nigeria: South South All Comers Meet Thrills All

    Vanguard

    Last Saturday at the U.J. Esuene Stadium, it was quite a thrill watching athletes from the South South zone and others jostle for cash and honours during the fourth South South All... Read more »

  • Kenya: Wambui Strikes Gold

    The Star

    AFTER bagging the 800m and 400m gold medals yesterday at the Tanzania National Stadium, in form world junior champion Margaret Nyairera Wambui has set her eyes on the forthcoming... Read more »

  • Kenya: Ndiku Is a Blast

    The Star

    Rudisha and Yego however finish third and fourth respectively in Zurich Read more »



August 29

  • Tunisia: Diamond League - Zurich - Habiba Ghribi Wins Gold Medal in 3000m Steeple

    Tunis Afrique Presse

    Tunisian Habib Ghribi, on Thursday evening, won the gold medal in 3000m steeple at the Diamond League Zurich athletics meeting. Read more »

  • Kenya: Ndiku Soars, Amos Tops Rudisha

    Capital FM

    The impressive narrative of Caleb Mwangangi Ndiku continued in the first 2014 IAAF Diamond League final in Zurich as Olympic champion and record holder, David Rudisha, abandoned... Read more »

  • Kenya: Gold Rush On

    The Star

    VALENTINE Mateiko and Alfred Barach of Team Kenya clinched 10,000 and 5,000m gold medals as the athletics programme at the ongoing Brookside East Africa Secondary Schools Games... Read more »

  • Kenya: AK Boss Kiplagat Declares Bungei Move Null and Void

    The Star

    Athletics Kenya President Isaiah Kiplagat has, in the meanwhle declared the election of former Olympic 800 meter champion Wilfred Bungei as Nandi county chairman, null and void. Read more »

  • Kenya: Bungei Articulates His Vision for Central Rift Athletics

    The Star

    Newly-appointed Athletics Kenya Central Rift chairman Wilfred Bungei has vowed to return the athletics-rich county back on track. The former Olympics 800m champion was appointed on... Read more »

  • Kenya: Elgeyo MCAs Seek to Tax Foreign Athletes

    The Star

    THE Elgeyo Marakwet government plans to tax foreign athletes training in the county. Read more »



August 28

  • Zimbabwe: Tips for U.S-Bound Student Athletes

    The Herald

    UNITED States-based Zimbabwean female basketball star Alexandra Maseko is expected to donate sports equipment and share her experiences with aspiring student athletes in Harare... Read more »

  • South Africa: All Systems Go for Mandela Marathon

    SAnews.gov.za

    The annual Mandela Day Marathon, which will take place on Sunday, has surpassed all expectations by registering over 10 000 athletes. Read more »

  • Uganda: Kipsiro Plots Switch to Marathon Next Year

    Observer

    Commonwealth champion Moses Kipsiro will not compete in any other event this year as he continues to berserk in the glory of his historic triumph in the 10,000 metres race in... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Runners Jostle for Lagos Beach Marathon

    Daily Independent

    Once again, Nigerian and international athletes will be participating in this year's Lagos International Beach Marathon aimed at engaging teeming Nigerian youth in sporting... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Nigeria Leads Team Africa to IAAF Continental Cup in Marrakech

    Daily Independent

    President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Solomon Ogba has been directed by the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) to lead Team Africa to this year's edition of... Read more »

  • Tanzania: Fireworks Expected As Athletics Programme Starts in Dar

    The Star

    Margaret Nyairera Wambui of Kenya celebrates winning the 800m final during day three of the IAAF World Junior Championships at Hayward Field on July 24, 2014 in Eugene, Oregon.... Read more »

  • Kenya: Jaramogi 15km Race Set for Sept 6 in Bondo

    The Star

    THE annual Jaramogi Oginga Odinga 15 km Memorial Road race will be held on September 6 in Bondo town. Athletics Kenya Nyanza North public relations officer Jared Gilo said... Read more »

  • South Africa: Norwegian Cycling Star Signs With MTN-Qhubeka

    SA Info

    Team MTN-Qhubeka announced a major signing on Thursday, with Edvald Boasson Hagen, a stage winner in both the Tour de France and Giro d'Italia, set to join the South African... Read more »



August 27

  • Malawi: Rumphi Conducts Special Olympic Trials

    Malawi News Agency

    Five athletes in Rumphi District have been selected to participate in the national trials in various distances of runs and softball to be held in Lilongwe from Thursday to Sunday. Read more »

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