Gerda Steyn will battle it out with 800m World Champion, Caster Semenya, and CAF African Women’s Footballer of the Year, Thembi Kgatlana, for gsport Athlete of the Year as public voting kicks off from 19 July to 9 August, to determine the winners across 18 categories for the 2019 gsport Awards
Alex Ennis headlined for the Madibaz Rowing Club at the University Sport South Africa sprints regatta, becoming the first woman Nelson Mandela University rower to be awarded Grudge (half) colours at a USSA event.
University of Johannesburg Sports Events manager Niamh Faherty received recognition for her contribution to rowing when she was nominated for the Rowing SA administrator of the year award last month.
Bridgitte Hartley and Melanie van Niekerk (Women's K1) Kyeta Purchase and Kerry Segal (U23 K1) lead their SA Marathon Canoe Champs fields on Saturday, to qualify for Team SA to the ICF World Canoe Champs in KZN.
Three flawless days from Abby Solms in the toughest conditions in over a decade saw her march convincingly to her first Dusi Canoe Marathon title, finishing at Blue Lagoon on Saturday
Her work in expanding the reach of Rowing SA to all of South Africa has earned the federation’s development officer Virginia Mabaso a berth as one of three finalists in the annual SA Sports Awards’ Administrator of the Year category
If you were to meet Bridgitte Hartley, she may describe herself as an optimistic blonde with a flair for sport.
What she won’t readily tell you is that in 2012, she made history at the Olympics when she bagged bronze in the K1 500m final.
It was South Africa’s first ever canoeing Olympic medal, and Hartley’s podium finish […]
Winners and guests at the 2014 SPAR gsport Awards name it the Best Ever