Tag Archive | Swiss Federal Tribunal

South Africa: Semenya eyes ‘new journey’ after signing for club JVW

South Africa: Semenya eyes ‘new journey’ after signing for club JVW

(Reuters) – Double Olympic champion, Caster Semenya, could trade her running shoes for soccer boots as early as next year, after the 28-year-old signed for South African women’s club, JVW FC. The South African athlete will not be able to defend her 800 meters title at the world championships later this month, after the Swiss […]

Caster Semenya named in S Africa world championship team

Caster Semenya named in S Africa world championship team

(Reuters) – Double Olympic 800 metres champion, Caster Semenya, has been included in South Africa’s preliminary team for this year’s world championships in Doha, though it is dependent on the outcome of her appeal to the Swiss Federal Tribunal. Semenya is fighting a Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) decision that supported the IAAF’s rule that XY […]