October 18



October 17

  • Ethiopia: Genzebe Dibaba Among World Athlete of 2014 Finalists

    ERTA

    The IAAF has announced the names of the three men and three women who are still in contention to become the 2014 World Athletes of the Year. Read more »

  • Kenya: Defending Champ Kilel, Yego to Highlight Maasai Mara Marathon

    The Star

    EIGHTY foreign athletes have registered for Masai Mara marathon planned for tomorrow at the Lemek Conservancy within world famous Maasai Mara Game Reserve. Read more »

  • Gambia: 'July 22nd Marathon Aims to Showcase Talents'

    Daily Observer

    The Minister for Youth and Sports has described the recently held July 22nd Marathon as a symbolic event, aimed at showcasing the talents of Gambian athletes. Read more »

  • Gambia: Paralympian Demba Jarju Wins 21km Race

    Daily Observer

    In one of the most incredible stories of marathon races, paralympian Demba Jarju on Wednesday made history by finishing in pole position of the 21km July 22nd Marathon ahead of... Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Nyasango an Inspiration

    The Herald

    OVER the next few weeks I would like to celebrate and share with you a series focusing on some of my favourite African athletes. In some cases, I have been privileged enough to... Read more »



October 16



October 15

  • Rwanda: Mukandanga Scoops Bronze in Dar Rotary Half Marathon

    New Times

    Female athlete Clementine Mukandanga grabbed a bronze medal in the Tanzania Rotary Dar half Marathon 2014 held yesterday in Dar es Salaam. Read more »

  • Gambia: 'Emulate Gamtel/Gamcel in Supporting Gambian Youth'

    The Point

    The Gambia Volunteers Founder and CEO Roy Sanyang has called on companies in the country to emulated Gamtel/Gamcel by supporting Gambian youths to fulfill and achieve their dreams. Read more »

  • Gambia: Interior Sports Manager Tips Sanneh to Shine in July 22nd Marathon

    The Point

    Superintendent Ansumana Kinteh, Manager Interior Sports, has said he is confident Gambia's long distance runner, Lamin Sanneh of the Gambia Police Force, will come out with flying... Read more »

  • Gambia: Paralympians to Run in Today's 22nd July Marathon

    Daily Observer

    The organising committee of the 22nd July Marathon has decided to include disable sports in today's marathon as part of activities marking the 20 years anniversary celebration of... Read more »

  • Tanzania: Local Runners Dominate Dar Rotary Marathon

    Daily News

    TANZANIAN runners dominated the podium of the 2014 Dar Rotary Marathon after winning all top three positions in both men and women's categories. Dickson Marwa emerged winner of the... Read more »

  • Namibia: Omaruru Road Mile Returns

    Namibian

    The Erongo Powersave Road Mile will take place in Omaruru for the second successive year this coming Saturday, 18 October. Read more »

  • Kenya: 'Come for Talks'

    The Star

    Athletics Kenya (AK) president Isaiah Kiplagat called for an end to the current impasse at the federation and invited the rebellious branch chairmen for talks. Read more »



October 14

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