FIFA expands Women’s World Cup Slots Allocation

FIFA expands Women’s World Cup Slots Allocation

Africa could be represented by up to six nations at the next FIFA Women’s World Cup after world governing body, FIFA, approved the allocation of slots for the 2023 edition. The success of the 2019 edition resulted in a decision last year to the expand the FIFA Women’s...
ASA Updates Provisional Squad for World U20 Champs

ASA Updates Provisional Squad for World U20 Champs

Hopes of some athletes have been dashed, while some of South Africa’s most promising young athletes have been included in an updated ASA Provisional Squad, released in the build-up to the 2021 World U20 Championships. “The Coronavirus pandemic has vastly...
Women’s Sport on the Agenda

Women’s Sport on the Agenda

Traditional media houses are slow to take notice when women’s sports news happens. Men’s sport dominates the public attention, entrenching the status quo that women’s sport is less important. One study* from 2008 suggests that print media coverage of women’s sport is...
Michaela Whitebooi Wins Third Gold

Michaela Whitebooi Wins Third Gold

Reigning African Judo Champion, Michaela Whitebooi, has successfully defended her title at the African Senior Judo Championship in Madagascar to put her well on her way to realizing her dream of representing South Africa at the Olympic Games in Tokyo. Last year,...
John McGrath Inspiring Change Through High-Performance

John McGrath Inspiring Change Through High-Performance

World-renowned High-Performance coach, John McGrath, has positively changed the lives of many athletes globally for almost two decades and he plans to continue making an impact for years to come. Born in Ireland, McGrath discovered the sport of rowing which radically...