CGA is very excited to announce the 2013 will see the introduction of a “pilot” RACE WALKING LEAGUE. The aim of this initiative is to encourage more walkers to attend races, thus growing the sport and to find and develop new talent for the province. To this end, 2013 is to be used [ ... ]Read More
With only less than a week to go before the start of the Cross Country season, athletes are looking forward to the season. The 2013 Central Gauteng Athletics Cross Country season will kick start this coming Saturday 11 May 2013 at Delta Park in Randburg. After a very successful 2012 cross [ ... ]Read More
Central Gauteng Athletics 21 km champs will be incorporated in the SA Kwai Challenge 21/10/5km at Randburg Sports Complex this weekend of the 12 May 2013. The 21km race will be starting at 06h00. CGA Road Running commission is looking at selecting the best team to represent the province at th [ ... ]Read More
Central Gauteng Athletics and Pick n Pay are back with the 2013 Junior Road Running Series. From the 2012 series, the numbers and the results were outstanding with an average of 1700 kids per event taking on the streets on the 2,5 km and 5km. The 2013 series is expected to gain the momentum s [ ... ]Read More
Central Gauteng Athletics in conjunction with the clubs and the families of the deceased runners hosted a well attended Memorial Service in honour of the five runners that died on the 22nd October 2011.
The six runners were knocked down by a car while training corner Olifantsfontein and Lever road in Midrand, Johannesburg on Saturday 22 October 2011.
On behalf of the Central Gauteng Athletics management and the athletics family, we would like to express our sincere loss on passing of the five members of Vodacom Striders, Momentum, Diepkloof and Breakthru Midrand Striders respectively.
Condolences continue to come through the CGA office from sister athletics provinces, MEC of Sports, and fellow clubs in the province. Collectively we have lost running partners, friends and important members of our running fraternity.
The funeral arrangements will be held in Welkom, Vhenda, Pretoria and North West respectively.
We would like to also wish a speedy recovery to Khanyiswa Sthengile, who is in hospital after the incident.
For any information contact Central Gauteng Athletics office on 011 873 2726.