In this special Mother/Daughter feature, South African long-distance runner, Jenna Challenor and her daughter, rising Lifesaver, Nicolette, chat about their shared passion for sport and how the medal-winning 16-year-old draws inspiration from her famous mom. #GoGirls
Rising Sports Leader, Kesa Molotsane, says she is ready to serve the needs of athletes after being elected Vice Chairperson of the Athletics South Africa Athletes Commission at the recent ASA elections where James Moloi was elected President and Shireen Noble Vice President. #ChooseDay
South African 400m hurdles specialist, Wenda Nel, posted the second-fastest world leading and Olympic qualifying time on Saturday, at the ACNW Open Meeting in Potchefstroom #GoGirls
Champion para-athlete, Maria Combrink, set a new World Record in the Women’s F64 Shot-Put event at the recently concluded Toyota SASAPD Championships and is looking forward to building on her success. #GoGirls #ParaSport
Star Boxer athlete, Glenrose Xaba, retains the women’s SA Half Marathon title in Gqerberha and believes her times will only improve as the season progresses #GoGirls
Rising South African sprinter, Boipelo Tshemese, is aiming to build on her recent ASA Senior Track and Field Championship 100m bronze medal victory. She chats to Babsie Kutwana about emulating her heroes Allyson Felix, Wenda Nel and Tebogo Mamatu. #GoGirls
Hard fought battle expected in Gqeberha on Saturday as a strong field including Gerda Steyn, Glenrose Xaba and Irvette van Zyl line up for the ASA Half-Marathon Champs. #GoGirls
Deline Mpiti, Taylon Bieldt and Marli Viljoen have been included in a 10-member national team captained by Akani Simbine for the World Athletics Relay Championships in Poland this weekend. #TeamSA
Elanza Jordaan wins Boccia gold and Arina Nicolaisen sets new 1500m (T38) African record as women para athletes end the Toyota SASAPD National Champs in Gqeberha with one world record, five African records and a host of national marks.
Champion para-athlete, Maria Combrink, has smashed the previous best in the women’s F64 shot-put event to set a new World Record at the Toyota SASAPD National Champs in Gqeberha
Yané van der Merwe and Charné Felix lead the way on record-breaking day one of competition at the 2021 Toyota SASAPD National Champs in Gqeberha, as Paralympic hopefuls go all out to impress selectors.
With the first steps to Tokyo within reach at the SASAPD Championships starting Saturday, T44 sprint and long-jump competitor Charné Felix talks to Babsie Kutwana about her Paralympic ambitions, and the challenges of being a para-athlete.