Ursula Grobler Chooses South Africa

Ursula Grobler Chooses South Africa

Ursula Grobler featured at her first Olympic Games at the age of 36, when she donned the green and gold in Rio in 2016, after packing up her life in America to pursue her African dream. Up until 2012, Grobler, who is a dual-citizen, raced for USA, but after failing to...
Ebi Onome Makes History And Paves The Way

Ebi Onome Makes History And Paves The Way

Nigerian international footballer, Ebi Onome, is paving the way for women footballers in Africa. Onome has lifted the African Women’s Cup of Nations trophy four times with the Super Falcons. In 2019, she made history by becoming the first African player to appear at...
Gezelle Magerman Targets Successful Comeback

Gezelle Magerman Targets Successful Comeback

2014 Youth Olympic gold medallist, Gezelle Magerman is targeting a comeback to the athletics track as she works hard to qualify for the Olympic Games in Tokyo, which takes place in 2021. These are tough times for Magerman as she admits that training under the COVID-19...
Hayley Nixon’s New Family Focus

Hayley Nixon’s New Family Focus

The Covid-19 lockdown has been tough on women in sport who have found it difficult to find a rhythm while being home bound. For World Surfski League Champion, Hayley Nixon, she has never been happier to miss a season of racing, as she is pregnant with her first child....
Crucial Relief Fund Money for Leading Women in Sport

Crucial Relief Fund Money for Leading Women in Sport

Star long-distance runner, Glenrose Xaba, says the financial support she has received from the Sport, Arts and Culture COVID-19 Relief Fund has lifted a weight off her shoulders. Xaba is one a host of women in sport who have benefitted from the relief fund. “I would...
Thalea Smidt On the Comeback

Thalea Smidt On the Comeback

Talented Tuks Varsity Football captain, Thalea Smidt, is keeping a positive outlook while nursing a leg injury that has kept her out of action for eight months. Smidt’s injury came at a time where she was beginning to enjoy her game and had started to make her mark in...