2024-OLYMPIC-GAMES

Elroy Gelant during the South Africa national road running team arrival at OR Tambo International Airport on October 03, 2023 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Elroy Gelant to leave Cape Town Marathon decision to after Olympics

South African marathon and half-marathon champion Elroy Gelant will decide whether to participate in the Cape Town Marathon following the upcoming Olympic Games.

Gerda Steyn after winning 2024 Comrades Marathon

Gerda Steyn to prepare for Olympic marathon in France

Three-time Comrades Marathon champion Gerda Steyn is set to head to France to prepare for the upcoming Olympic Games.

Elroy Gelant during the South Africa national road running team arrival at OR Tambo International Airport on October 03, 2023 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Elroy Gelant headed to Olympics after World Athletics accede to Athletics SA request

Athletics South Africa have successfully persuaded World Athletics to increase the Olympic marathon slots through world rankings, allowing national champion Elroy Gelant to represent Team SA in Paris.

SA 100m star Akani Simbine

Khotso Mokoena: Akani Simbine finally found the dog-fight

South African long jump legend Khotso Mokoena believes national 100m record-holder Akani Simbine is ready to contend for a medal at the upcoming Olympic Games.

South African long-distance runner Irvette van Zyl

Irvette van Zyl on quest to end Olympic marathon disappointment in Paris

Despite participating in three previous Olympic Games, South African long-distance runner Irvette van Zyl refuses to call herself an Olympian.

South African 200m athlete Luxolo Adams

Luxolo Adams excited for Olympic debut after injury heartbreak

After three attempts, South African sprinter Luxolo Adams is finally in line to make his Olympic Games debut in Paris later this year.