News & Events

8 men run under 14.00 minutes in the 5000m race

What an incredible way to end the last leg of the series!

The men’s 5000m race was packed with SA’s best athletes, 8 guys run under 14.00 minutes, with 7 of them recording new PB’s in the Mens 5000m A race. Precious Mashele won the race in a quick 13:27, this just 2 days after he ran a 27:55 10 000m in Durban. 

The women’s 1500m was  the fastest 1500m race run in SA this year, with the Ethiopian Tadu Nare crossing the line ion 4:13 and junior athlete Carmie Prinsloo just missing her PB 4:18. 

 

It was a close finish in the mens 800m race with Duran and Luan dipping each other on the line.  Five athletes ran 1:48 in the mens 800m. 

Full Results here SERIES 5 REV[3]

 

Comments are closed.

ABOUT US

First of its kind on the continent, The SA Endurance Academy aims to become the most proficient distance running and endurance sports academy in Africa.  Together with its partners, Stellenbosch University (SU), the Stellenbosch Sports Academy (SSA) and the Sports Science Institute of South Africa (SSISA), the SA Endurance Academy offers a complete suite of services to support and professional manage world class distance runners.

Read More

NEWS AND EVENTS

Nolene Conrad / 2021-09-13 12:39:27

The Athletics Foundation Trust (AFT) launches the Stellenbosch Athletics Bursary programme with Endurocad

 It is with great joy and anticipation that the Athletics Foundation Trust announces the launch of its Stellenbosch Athletics Bursary Programme in partnership with Endurocad and Stellenbosch High School. Nine years ago the Athletics Foundation Trust (AFT) created a unique development programme to make…

Visit Our Blog