News for Triathlon South Africa

Four top ten’s for SA at WTS Gold Coast

Four top ten’s for SA at WTS Gold Coast

09/04/17 - South Africa’s Elite Triathletes rewrote the history books once again. The 2017 WTS Gold Coast event now marks the first time in history that four of South Africa’s Elite Triathletes managed to finish top... |

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SA Triathletes on fire at New Plymouth World cup

SA Triathletes on fire at New Plymouth World cup

03/04/17 - Not only did Murray manage his second consecutive win in the 2017 World Cup series this past weekend, but also his third consecutive New Plymouth ITU Triathlon World cup title. . RSA’s Henri Schoeman and... |

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RSA Elite ladies at New Plymouth World Cup

RSA Elite ladies at New Plymouth World Cup

03/04/17 - RSA Elite athletes, Gillian Sanders and Carlyn Fischer, are now off to the Gold Coast after some hard racing in cold and rainy conditions at the 2017 New Plymouth World cup event this past weekend. After the... |

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Rabie claims 11th spot at the 2016 Rio Olympics

Rabie claims 11th spot at the 2016 Rio Olympics

27/08/16 - RSA’s Elite Triathlon ladies, Gillian Sanders and Mari Rabie, made their mark at the Rio Olympics.  By claiming 11th spot, Mari Rabie became the best placed South African female triathlete at an Olympic... |

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Proud Moment for SA Triathlon at Rio Olympics

Proud Moment for SA Triathlon at Rio Olympics

27/08/16 - South African Triathlon is at an all time high! Henri Schoeman and Richard Murray just rewrote the history books for Triathlon South Africa by claiming a 3d and 4th position respectively at the Rio Olympic... |

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RSA Triathlon team to 2016 Olympics

RSA Triathlon team to 2016 Olympics

26/07/16 - SASCOC on Thursday, 14 July, announced an additional 113 athletes to the Team South Africa squad that will carry the nation’s flag at the 2016 Olympic Games to be held from 5-21 August in Rio De Janeiro,... |

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New kid on the block, Quenet puts his hand up in Europe

New kid on the block, Quenet puts his hand up in Europe

21/07/16 - By Mark Etheridge Stellenbosch’s Nicholas Quenet was South Africa’s best-placed finisher in the recent European tour by a group of the country’s rising triathlete stars earlier this month. The group,... |

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2016 Hamburg ITU Triathlon Mixed Relay World Championships

2016 Hamburg ITU Triathlon Mixed Relay World Championships

21/07/16 - A Team of four of our Elite RSA athletes took part in the 2016 Hamburg ITU Triathlon Mixed Relay World Championships over the past weekend. South Africa did a sterling job, fighting right up to the end. The... |

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Rabie 8th in Hamburg WTS

Rabie 8th in Hamburg WTS

20/07/16 - Five of South Africa’s Elite athletes lined up for the WTS individual sprint events in Hamburg over the weekend. Rabie, showing consistent good form throughout the course of this season, claimed 8th position... |

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Richard Murray aiming for gold

Richard Murray aiming for gold

15/03/16 - South African triathlete Richard Murray is on course for Rio 2016, but before he lands in Brazil there’s ITU World Cups, the ITU World Triathlon Series and the Discovery World Triathlon Cape Town to contend... |

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2016 Bloemfontein ATU Paratriathlon African Championships preview

2016 Bloemfontein ATU Paratriathlon African Championships preview

11/03/16 - The ATU Para tri African championship race will kick off on Saturday, 12 March, at 08h45 at Maselspoort (Bloemfontein). South Africa has 11 paratriathletes to participate in this event. The athletes to... |

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South African triathlete wins Ultraman Florida event

South African triathlete wins Ultraman Florida event

11/03/16 - South African triathlete, Rob Gray, currently living in the USA recently won the Ultraman Florida event. This event is a three-day, 320 mile (515-km) endurance race, which took place from 20 - 22 February... |

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British Triathlon/ITU coaching clinic in Bloemfontein

British Triathlon/ITU coaching clinic in Bloemfontein

11/03/16 - TSA is very excited to announce that the BTF International Triathlon Development Programme is bringing an ITU development coaching course to Maselspoort (Bloemfontein) this coming weekend. This entire... |

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Rabie shines in Abu-Dhabi WTS

Rabie shines in Abu-Dhabi WTS

11/03/16 - Mari Rabie started the 2016 WTS season off on a high note, by placing 13th with an excellent performance in the Abu-Dhabi WTS on Saturday. Rabie was the 5th athlete out of the water, 5 seconds behind the swim... |

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Murray claims silver in Abu-Dhabi

Murray claims silver in Abu-Dhabi

11/03/16 - Richard Murray is off to a flying start to the 2016 WTS series. Murray had an exceptional performance by turning a 31 second deficit on the swim into a silver medal at the first leg of the series in Abu... |

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Triathlon South Africa helps officials reach the next level

Triathlon South Africa helps officials reach the next level

25/03/11 - South Africa now has more qualified triathlon technical officials after the successful running of ITU Level 1 and Level 2 Technical Official Courses. A total of 24 technical officials from Triathlon South... |

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Stef Joubert takes over reins at TSA

Stef Joubert takes over reins at TSA

18/10/10 - As from 1 October 2010 Stef Joubert has been appointed in the position of office executive at Triathlon South Africa, her focus is to handle all administrative aspects of the Federation. Stef will be based at... |

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South African Elite Athletes Perform In Budapest

14/09/10 - The ITU Triathlon World Championship Grand Final was held in Budapest the past weekend.  South African Elite athletes performed great in the race and four placed in the top 50.  Kate Roberts finished in... |

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ITU Facilitators Course for Africa Durban, South Africa

ITU Facilitators Course for Africa Durban, South Africa

25/08/10 - From 3rd – 5th May 2010, the first ITU Continental Facilitators course was held by the ATU, in Durban, South Africa. Facilitators from all over Africa joined in this amazing opportunity, to not only... |

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Mari Rabie Makes the Grade

Mari Rabie Makes the Grade

03/12/09 - South Africa’s Mari Rabie became the first African triathlete to win a world championship medal when she crossed the line in Vancouver to take bronze in the under 23 women’s race in 2008. That result gained... |

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African Youth Olympic Games Qualifying Results

African Youth Olympic Games Qualifying Results

16/11/09 - In very hot conditions in Pretoria, South Africa, the Youth Olympic Games qualifying took place for the African continent. Namibia’s Abrahm Louw dominated the men’s race whilst South Africa secured... |

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Triathlon South Africa Look for High Performance Manager

Triathlon South Africa Look for High Performance Manager

09/07/09 - HIGH PERFORMANCE MANAGER 2009 – 2012 Position Description Title: High Performance Manager Responsible to: TSA Executive Committee Role Type: Fixed term employment contract to November 2012 Works with: High... |

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Debbie Alexander elected as President of Triathlon South Africa

Debbie Alexander elected as President of Triathlon South Africa

28/05/09 - When Gideon Sam was elected the new president of the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) at its Quadrennial General Meeting, he knew that he would not be able to carry on with the... |

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Four Year Plan for African Triathlon

Four Year Plan for African Triathlon

01/05/09 - The leaders from Zimbabwe, South Africa, Mauritius and Nigeria met with ITU Staff at Stellenbosch University in Cape Town recently to set a strategic plan in motion for the development of the sport throughout... |

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African Cups for 2009 ITU Season

African Cups for 2009 ITU Season

04/02/09 - Three new Continental Cups in Africa have been added to ITUs 2009 season.  On November 14, Pretoria, South Africa will host an African Cup for the first time.  The week after on November 21-22, the focus shifts... |

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2009 African Championships

2009 African Championships

23/01/09 - ITU and the African Triathlon Union (ATU) are pleased to confirm the 2009 African Championships will be held in Durban, South Africa on July 4-5.  More details will be posted as soon as they are available.... |

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Mombasa African Cup & Kids Tri

Mombasa African Cup & Kids Tri

11/12/08 - One of the final events on the 2008 ITU calendar was last months Mombasa African Cup in Kenya.  The event featured mens and womens elite races, won by Israels Dan Alterman and Saleto Castro of Spain... |

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Isaac’s Story – A Digital Diary

Isaac’s Story – A Digital Diary

23/10/07 - This is chapter one of a digital diary depicting the incredible journey of Isaac Kolela from Mamelodi Township in South Africa. The journey all started in Stellenbosch, South Africa when Isaac Kolela attended... |

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MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF TRIATHLON SOUT AFRICA

MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF TRIATHLON SOUT AFRICA

19/04/07 - WE ARE EAGERLY AWAITING THE TRIATHLON FAMILY TO ONCE AGAIN PAY US A VISIT ON THE OCASSION OF THE FOURTH LEG OF THE ITU WORLD CUP CIRCUIT.  OUR EXCITEMENT AT PRESENTING THIS LEG OF THE WORLD CUP KNOWS NO BOUNDS... |

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Triathlon South Africa Elects New Board

Triathlon South Africa Elects New Board

21/10/06 - Congratulations to the recently elected new board of Triathlon South Africa. Gideon Sam, President, Gauteng North Debbie Alexander, Vice-President, Western Province Gordon van Wyk, Treasurer, Free... |

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uThungulu District Municipality Porfile

uThungulu District Municipality Porfile

24/05/06 - The uThungulu District Municipality is the umbrella body for six local municipalities in the uThungulu region, which stretches from Gingindlovu in the south, to KwaMbonambi in the north and inland to Nkandla.... |

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Ambula Day Excursions

Ambula Day Excursions

22/05/06 - Option 1 Hluhluwe/Umfolozi Game Park Departure:  07h00 Duration: ± 8-9 hrs Depart from Richards Bay to the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Park (approx. 1h15mins) in luxury coaches where you will then transfer onto... |

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Official Transport provider of the Richards Bay ITU Triathlon World Cup Race.

Official Transport provider of the Richards Bay ITU Triathlon World Cup Race.

15/05/06 - RIS vehicle hire Vehicles and Rates: Citi Golf / Toyota Tazz per day R160.00 (Includes Insurance + 200 km free p/day) Excess km’s per km R1.40 8 Seater Condor per day R550.00 (Includes Insurance + 200 km... |

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TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS TO RICHARDS BAY

TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS TO RICHARDS BAY

09/05/06 - If you need any assistance with your travel arrangements to Richards Bay please contact Nicola Stone at: HARVEY WORLD TRAVEL RICHARDS BAY Tel: +27 (0) 35 789 3017 / 8 Fax: +27 (0) 35 789 3029 Mobile: +27 (0)... |

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Transport form Durban to Richards Bay on 5th, 7th and 12th June

Transport form Durban to Richards Bay on 5th, 7th and 12th June

01/05/06 - Transportation for 2006 Richards Bay ITU Triathlon World Cup Race The LOC are busy arranging transport from Durban on the 5th and 7th June to Richards Bay and return to Durban on the 12th June. Please assist... |

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TRAINING FACILITIES READY IN RICHARDS BAY

TRAINING FACILITIES READY IN RICHARDS BAY

28/04/06 - LOC of the ITU Richards Bay Triathlon World Cup on 11 June invites all athletes to do their final preparation in Richards Bay. We are aware that the athletes will need the best facilities to complement their... |

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Akani Richards new host hotel

Akani Richards new host hotel

20/04/06 - The Akani Richards Hotel in Richards Bay will be the host hotel for the first ever ITU Triathlon World Cup race in South Africa.  This hotel is one of the up market hotels in Richards Bay and support local... |

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Top field for ITU uMhlatuze African Cup in Richards Bay,RSA

17/02/06 - Tim Don, the number three ranked athlete on the ITU World list will head the strong Elite mens field at the first African Cup event of 2006. Other prominent athletes are Bobby Behan (IRE) and Hendrik de... |

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Kenya Sport Development Camp Report

Kenya Sport Development Camp Report

22/12/05 - Thanks to generous support from Justice for Athletes, Kristine Chambers, ITU Coaches and Athlete Development Manager was able to organise a training camp for coaches in Africa. Click here for the complete... |

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FNB Continental Triathlon 5 November 2005

FNB Continental Triathlon 5 November 2005

24/09/05 - Entries for the FNB Continental Triathlon in Mariental are open. Contact Marieta at groblerm@mweb.com.na |

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African TriathlonChampionships

19/03/05 - Dear TSA member Attached please find the entry form for the 2005 All Africa Tri Champs. This event is open to all triathletes who want to race. Timing will be by Championchip and catering by Lions... |

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