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boland athletics

About Boland Athletics

Boland Athletics is an Athletics Federation affiliated to Athletics South Africa. Boland Athletics is responsible for the overall management and development of athletics within the Boland Region, which includes the Cape Winelands District, Overberg District and West Coast District.

The success of Boland Athletics is built on good relationships

Our Mission

To develop Boland Athletics into a role model that is recognized for its level of excellence, and for the leading role it plays to develop, co-ordinate and support the community. The success of Boland Athletics is built on good relationships between all the Administrators, Technical Officials, Coaches, Partners and Stakeholders. The strength of Boland’s Youth Development Programme is a reflection of the solid partnership between Boland Athletics and Boland Schools.

Board Members

President: Dr Harold Adams
Vice-President: Pieter Lourens
Cross Country: Etheresia Thomas
Road Running: Jennifer Daniels
Track and Field: Rejane Willemse
Development: Brandon Du Plessis
Additional Members:
Nobenzeni Mini Rooy
Chris Boonzaaier

Our Partners

Athletics South Africa
National Lotteries Commission
Western Cape Department of Sport
Western Cape Sport Academy
Boland Schools Athletics
Boland Masters Athletics
Peninsula Beverages
Drakenstein Municipality
South African Sports Trust

About Us

Our Objectives

To provide all people, especially Women, with the greatest and best opportunities to participate in Athletics, with guided programmes to achieve excellence.


To improve the quality and appeal of Athletics events in our Province.


To make Athletics the number one participatory sport in our Schools.


To increase the level of competence in the sport of Athletics.


To improve access to Athletics facilities and Equipment for all.


To ensure the long term financial security of the Sport of Athletics.