Feature Articles

Unearthing Tennis Stars

  Since Amanda Coetzer’s retirement from competitive tennis, South Africa has struggled to unearth a women’s star who has been able to make it big...

Hockey Champ: Passionate Kate

  The SPAR National Women’s Hockey team head off to Dublin in a few days time for a four-nation tournament (also including Ireland, Scotland and Germany), followed by...

Dance: Your Way into My Heart

At the Features Desk of gsport, we’ve been aware that a piece on Dance Sport is long-overdue, and we’re delighted it’s arrival coincides with the May...

5 minutes with Farwa Mentoor

For five consecutive years, Farwa Mentoor has been South African’s top female finisher in the Comrades Marathon, usually dominated by the Russians. Last year, 15 minutes...

Elana Meyer, Queen of the Road

Elana Meyer is one of South Africa’s top women athletes, having set 23 South African records, and her domination of the domestic road running scene is without peer, having...

Khetsiwe’s Splash of Maturity

Khetsiwe has been making quite a splash in the media recently, including a quarter-page interview by The Star journalist Linda Mbongwa and photographer Bongiwe Mchunu in the...

Women’s Chess Gets A Boost

Some of South Africa’s top female chess players will be in action later this month when the Gauteng Junior Chess Association hosts the South African Ladies Open Chess...