News Category: Athletics

USSA Cape Town 2022

UJ finishes in third position with 25 medals in 2022 USSA Athletics Championships


With eight gold, seven silver and 10 bronze medals, the Univ…
Sabelo Dhlamini (middle)

A new personal best for Sabelo Dhlamini at AGN league


After a long preparation period on the track without competi…
Nicole van der Merwe

UJ Athletics off to a good start of the 2022 sporting season


A number of University of Johannesburg (UJ) student-athletes…
Dane Roets

UJ’s Dane Roets wins bronze at the World Athletics U20 Championships in Nairobi


The University of Johannesburg (UJ) shot putter, Dane Roets,…
Ian Braid

Safeguarding sports requires care for athletes and leaders alike


​A two-day, agenda-setting sport conference at the Universit…
uj sportsman long jump

‘Siyaya eJapan, Tokyo here we come,’ say UJ sportsmen, women in SA squad


The 2021 Olympic Games are going ahead, and the University o…
rachel leistra

UJ athletes rake in 24 gold, silver, bronze medals in 2021 USSA championships


​University of Johannesburg (UJ) athletes dominated the firs…
cheswill johnson

Long jumper Cheswill Johnson leaps into the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games


Athletes around the world are pulling in their final straws…
Cora Burnett

UJ’s Olympic Centre driving sporting excellence with Global Master’s Degree


​Sport can be seen as an instrument or catalyst for social c…
Uj Olympic

UJ’s Olympic Studies Centre explores innovative approaches in SA sport


“Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power t…
Ruswahl Samaal

Bronze for SA and UJ athlete Ruswahl Samaai at #GC2018


The University of Johannesburg’s (UJ) long jumper, Ruswahl S…
Uj Rowing Team

UJ athletes win in local and international competitions


This past weekend, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) Sport…