- Continental track championships wrap up in style
- Young Guns rule the day at Cape Epic
- SA stars on track at continental championships
- ‘Technical session’ brings out the best in Van Rensburg
- Relay quartet speed to second fastest 4×100 time
- SA longboard trio go down in Papua New Guinea
- Sauser/Kulhavy’s win makes up ground at Cape Epic
- Third consecutive NYC Half victory for Van Dyk
- Olympian Oosthuizen starts season with top-10 finish
- Track stars shine as riders pay respect to the late Zaki
ASA name six for World Indoor Championships
- Updated: February 6, 2014
Six athletes have been provisionally named to take part in the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Sopot, Poland next month.
The Interim Board of Athletics South African on Thursday confirmed that the IAAF will support a quota of six athletes for the 7-9 March event.
South Africa doesn’t have an indoor season but a number of athletes, such as previously mentioned as well as Olympian Andre Olivier, are currently campaigning in European and ASA has monitored their progress.
The qualification window only closes on 24 February but the ASA Interim Board has gone so far as to approve a preliminary team for the championships.
ASA will continue monitoring the performances of the South African Athletes, and a final team will be submitted to the IAAF on 24 February 2014.