Welcome to the official home of
South African Masters Athletics

Information about joining SA Masters Athletics, Upcoming Masters Events, Event Results, News, National and Provincial Contact Details can be found on this site.

About SAMA

SAMA is an association of geographically located provinces covering the whole of South Africa. Our aim is to encourage, organize and manage athletics in 5-year age groups for Masters Athletes – men and women aged 35 years and over. Whatever your current level of fitness or age, there is a place for you in the true South African spirit. Whether you would like to try the long jump, throwing events like the javelin or discus, or run any distance from the 60m indoor right up to the marathon, cross country, race walking or relays, you will be competing against athletes in your own age category and older, right across the whole spectrum of the sport.

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SA records stadia

Records last updated October 2017

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SA records non-stadia

Records last updated October 2017

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Athletes of the year

Aletta (Toy) Ungerer and Elsa Meyer

Chris Harmse

How to join in 3 steps!

Step 1: You have to be 30 years of age or older
Step 2: You need to join an athletic, marathon or walking clubs
Step 3: Affiliate to your masters provinces

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