Student-Athletes Remain Our Dose of Inspiration

Student-Athletes Remain Our Dose of Inspiration

Over just a few weeks, Coronavirus (COVID-19) has changed almost everything. From how students are educated around the world; and, of course, our passion that is sport. However, these changes have also given us a glimpse of how technology can reshape our spaces and...
Potgieter Aims to Be World’s Best Shooter

Potgieter Aims to Be World’s Best Shooter

SPAR Proteas’ Goal Shooter, Lenize Potgieter, is aiming to become the best shooter in world netball. Born in Polokwane, Limpopo, where Potgieter developed her incredible passion and talent for netball playing for Laerskool Pieterberg, she later moved to Pretoria to...
Chabangu Excited After Setting New Triple Jump Mark

Chabangu Excited After Setting New Triple Jump Mark

Zinzi Chabangu (UJ) set the first South African senior athletics record for the season when she won the women’s triple jump with a 14.02 metres effort during a league meeting at Tuks. It is the first time that any South African athlete has gone past the 14 metres...
Whitebooi’s Judo Olympic Dreams

Whitebooi’s Judo Olympic Dreams

South Africa’s Michaela Whitebooi, a student representative for the USSA judo board has competed as judoka at the USSA Championships, winning gold at the Senior Africa Championship in April 2019 and went onto snatch a silver medal at the Africa Games in Morocco, aims...
Tuks Sport Continues to Invest in Female Athletes

Tuks Sport Continues to Invest in Female Athletes

University of Pretoria also known as Tuks, has a good reputation for producing professional athletes such as Olympic prospect, Tatjana Schoenmaker and two-time Olympic Gold medalist, Caster Semenya. Tuks Sport is committed to promoting women’s sport by offering many...
UWC’s Driving Force to Promote Women’s Sport

UWC’s Driving Force to Promote Women’s Sport

University of Western Cape is playing a major role in driving the development of female athletes in South Africa and currently offers 12 different sports codes that involve both genders. It is at universities where most of the local professional athletes are scouted...