Track & Field News

CGA Track and Field Hosting a Valentine Women Challenge Meeting | Feb 2018

Dear Club Secretary


Central Gauteng Athletics will be hosting a Valentine Women Day Challenge (women only) Track and Field meeting on the 10 February 2018 at Germiston Stadium.

This challenge is aimed at encouraging women participation and most importantly celebrating our women in the province. The programme will include motivational talks and addresses by different our elite and former athletes. This is the only for senior and junior women athletes. The prizes on the day will include: Best Dressed Athlete, Best Field event Athlete, Best Track event Athlete, Best dress official. The dress code will be red and white traditional and smart for technical Officials and athletes must be dressed in fancy red and white or running athletics gear. Runners must bring their permanent licenses and if they do not have a license, temporary licenses will be available at the gate. The speakers will include the likes of Geraldine Pillay, Selinah Metsing, and Phalula Twins Cornelia Joubert.

This meeting will count and be considered by the selectors as one of the qualifying meetings for selection to the ASA national championships.

Please note that the CGA Track and Field Youth, Junior and Senior Championships will be held on the 24 February 2018 at Germiston Stadium.

Herewith please find the attached updated Pre Entry Form, 2018 CGA Track and Field Fixtures, Programme for the 10 February- Valentine Women Challenge and 24 February- Provincial championships. We would appreciate if athletes can adhere to pre-entries request, especially for the Championships.

Once again we wish you all the best for the athletics year.


Kind regards,

CGA Track and Field Commission

Central Gauteng Athletics

Office Phone: 011 873 2726

Twitter: @CG_Athletics

Facebook: Central Gauteng Athletics

CGA Kicking off the 2017/18 Track and Field season

Central Gauteng Athletics will be kicking off the 2017/18 Track and Field season on the 30 September 2017 at Germiston Stadium.

The season’s return which has been eagerly awaited by athletes and coaches who are seen yearly delivering exceptional performances. The meeting will be following a full day programme that will allow track and field athletes of all ages to participate. We are looking forward to a great turn out in numbers, seeing that it is the first track and field event of the season.

In order to improve the standard of producing results we will be introducing the pre entry system. We therefore request clubs and coaches to support this initiative by ensuring that athletes pre-enter at least 2 days before the competition.

Herewith please find the attached 2017/18 Track and Field season calendar, Pre-Entry Form and Full Day programme for the 30 September 2017.

Best Wishes for CGA Runners at Comrades Marathon 2017

On behalf of Central Gauteng Athletics Management and Staff, we would like to wish all CGA Runners taking part at 2017 Comrades Marathon all the best.  Through the partnership with MTN Foundation, CGA powered by MTN Foundation will be having a stand at Comrades Marathon Expo.

Please visit the stand and be part of CGA Support Project.

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