In 2009, women’s sport pioneer, Lunga Ntuli, became gsport’s first ever male award winner when he won the Volunteer of the Year award. Ntuli leads gsport’s #MensMonth series as he reflects on his journey in working to uplift women’s sport with Celine Abrahams.
gsport talks with Lamla Momoti about Thetha Women, an effort by the former Springbok Women’s player to bridge the gender inequality gap at development structures for young girls in sport.
British middle-distance runner Adelle Tracey, remains a beacon of hope as her story of dealing with dyslexia through sport is being used to inspire young kids to never stop shooting for the stars. An inspirational Tracey shares her story with the gsport team and reveals some of the rich lessons that sport has taught her.
For #YouthMonth we challenged ourselves to keep telling one powerful story a day during the lockdown, to play our part in shining the spotlight on our rising women in sport, both on and off the field.
South African cricketer, Tazmin Brits was at the prime of her javelin career when a serious car accident left her hospitalised for two months and ended her Olympics dream. She chats to Celine Abrahams about finding a new lease on life and future aspirations.
Rising tennis star, Kelly Arends hopes to follow in the footsteps of her idol Serena Williams, as she celebrates 10 years in tennis. She chats to Celine Abrahams about the challenges in her quest to conquer the world of Tennis.
SPAR Proteas assistant coach, Dumisani Chauke, is determined to continue with her studies after completing her Post-Graduate Diploma in Sport Management. She chats to Celine Abrahams about the importance of education.
The gsport team is proud to unveil experienced Radio 2000 Sport Anchor, Lonwabo Nkohla, as the #gsport15 campaign sub-editor. Nkohla reveals her joy as she tells Celine Abrahams about her goal of adding her voice to women’s sport.
Zintle Mpupha left a promising career in cricket in 2013 to take up rugby. Today, she is the Springbok Seven’s Women’s Rugby captain and she believes that the current crop of female rugby players will change the face of the game for the next generation. She chats to Celine Abrahams about her sporting journey and the impact she wants to make.
As #YouthMonth draws to a close, we shine the spotlight on gsport Content Creator, Celine Abrahams, as she celebrates one year of telling the positive story of women in sport with gsport. She tells Kass Naidoo about her ambition to travel the world and tell great sport stories.
Four-time gsport award winner, Kgothatso Montjane, regards the initiative as one that has nurtured her career and given her the platform to be a role model for young women to look up to. She also chats to Celine Abrahams about developing disability sport in South Africa and her desire to win a Major.
Reabetswe Mpete, dreams of opening her own management agency. For now, she is dedicating to nurturing South Africa’s athletes as SASCOC’s General Team Manager. She also tells Celine Abrahams about her career lessons and shares her views on the future of women’s sport.