Feature Articles

Calling all Beautiful Girls

Girlsport is an Academy that offers soccer training to girls in a safe, fun environment, where every training session is disciplined, professional and structured. Our motto being...

Juniors Pursue Tennis Dreams

Not known to capture the attention of most South African youngsters, tennis has yet to penetrate the masses of youth in the country.  Somehow, five young ladies from...

Nabeehah Makes History

Fighter Nabeehah Sayed made history for South Africa, when she became the first person to bring home a gold medal from the WAKO (World Association of Kickboxing Organizations)...

Angels Walking for Breast Cancer

On Sunday 19 October M-net Angels Walking For Breast Cancer will be walking around Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit in Johannesburg, in support of National Breast Cancer Awareness...

Records in the Big Blue

Cape Town based Freediver Hanli Prinsloo has been on the West Coast of Sweden competing in the Nordic Deep Freediving Competition. Freediving is the sport of diving as deep, as...

Reflecting on Olympics 2008

The iconic 2008 Beijing Olympic Games venues, the Water Cube in front of the Birds Nest, pictured during the Games' Opening Ceremony. All pictures courtesy SASCOC. As South...

Learning Lessons from England

The South African women's cricket team have returned from a bruising tour of England where they failed to win a match. It's easy to get despondent but it was always going to be a...

Sune’s Sponsorship Request

Ten-year-old Sune du Toit has been climbing the ranks of local chess with quiet determination, but a meeting with US-based chess master provided inspiration enough for Sune to go...

Flying the SA Olympic Flag

The South African team to the Beijing Olympics gather for a photo prior to their send-off banquet. My name is Nazli Thomas and I'm a freelance journalist, but work for the The...

Zinhle Dares to be a Rugby Girl

There are lots of stereotypical attitudes in sport, like the notion that soccer and rugby are sports for men. Society is so well trained to associate sports with men. But Zinhle...

How Hazel Got Her Groove Back!

Eighties netball phenomenon, Hazel Gumede, has a beautiful spirit, and she lives her life with purpose. She has a deep passion for netball and works hard to promote her beloved...