Zimbabwe Retain Cana Zone IV Swimming Championship Title

Zimbabwe Retain Cana Zone IV Swimming Championship Title

Zimbabwe claim clean sweep victory to retain honours at the Cana Zone IV Swimming Championship at the Lusaka Olympic Swimming pool in Zambia. Olympian Donata Katai won 8 medals, 5 individual and 3 in relay events. Also on top of their game were the Chandiwana...
Lara van Niekerk Shines on Opening Day of National Champs

Lara van Niekerk Shines on Opening Day of National Champs

Up-and-coming breaststroker, Lara van Niekerk, provided the highlight of day one of the SA National Swimming Championships in Gqeberha on Wednesday, 6 April 2022. The 18-year-old from Pretoria smashed her own national and continental record in the heats of the 50m...
Lara van Niekerk New 50m Breaststroke African Record Holder

Lara van Niekerk New 50m Breaststroke African Record Holder

Pretoria swimmer, Lara van Niekerk, is the new South African and African record holder in the 50m breaststroke category and seventh fastest swimmer in history. According to ZwemZa on Twitter, van Niekerk’s time of 29.88 has put her in the lead as she continues to...
Maties Crowned University Water Polo National Champions

Maties Crowned University Water Polo National Champions

A triumphant end to what was a well-fought encounter between two powerhouses in University Water Polo saw Maties defeat Tuks to earn the 2021 USSA Women’s Water Polo crown.  The Maroon Machine did not have any easy road going into the final, narrowly winning 10-8 over...
Dané van Niekerk Named 2021 gsport Newsmaker of the Year

Dané van Niekerk Named 2021 gsport Newsmaker of the Year

Momentum Proteas captain and global cricket star, Dané van Niekerk, has been named gsport Newsmaker of the Year at an intimate gathering in Johannesburg to announce recipients of the gsport Annual List (#GAL2021), launched in December 2019 to grow the coverage of...
SA Water Polo Claim Gold in Czech Republic

SA Water Polo Claim Gold in Czech Republic

The South African Water Polo Women’s team were crowned champions of the 2021 EU Nations Women’s Water Polo competition in Czech Republic on Sunday, 14 November 2021.  Top nations from across the globe took part in the competition which ran from 12-14 November.  The...