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Penny Heyns Lauds Increased Women Role Models in Sport

Penny Heyns Lauds Increased Women Role Models in Sport

2020 Momentum gsport Awards ambassador Penny Heyns is impressed with the increase in women role models in sport since her participation days. In her interview with Expresso Show’s Graeme Richards, she also encourages the youth to swim their own race and journey through the challenges.

Hedda Wolmarans Packs a Mean Punch

Hedda Wolmarans Packs a Mean Punch

South African junior welterweight female boxing champion, Hedda Wolmarans, hardly lets her guard down because in her sport, one wrong move could result in a TKO. Nicknamed Shredder, Wolmarans is no walkover in the ring. Her first fight as an amateur boxer nine years ago resulted in her opponent only lasting 8 seconds in the […]

Minister Nathi Mthethwa Approves Squash SA’s Return to Play Plan

Minister Nathi Mthethwa Approves Squash SA’s Return to Play Plan

The easing of restrictions to Level 3 in the country has seen many sporting federations return to play, with squash being the latest addition. Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture, Mr Nathi Mthethwa, has approved the health and safety plans submitted by Squash South Africa, giving them the green light to commence with a phased […]

Women’s Sport Leaders Laud #gsportGlobal Chapter

Women’s Sport Leaders Laud #gsportGlobal Chapter

Leading women in sport have backed the introduction of the African Woman in Sport and Global Woman in Sport categories for the 2020 Momentum gsport Awards as gsport4girls commemorates the 15th edition of the country’s leading women’s sport recognition platform.

CSA Re-Appoints Hilton Moreeng as Momentum Proteas Head Coach

CSA Re-Appoints Hilton Moreeng as Momentum Proteas Head Coach

Cricket South Africa announced the reappointment of Hilton Moreeng as head coach of the Momentum Proteas team during a tele-press conference on Wednesday, 8 July 2020. In a media release, Moreeng expressed his excitement at the opportunity to lead the flourishing women’s national team for a further three years. “To be given the chance to […]

Shannon Landman-Kriel Leads the Way for Future Female Cricketers

Shannon Landman-Kriel Leads the Way for Future Female Cricketers

For over two decades, Shannon Landman-Kriel, has played a significant role in the development of future female South African cricketers through her involvement with Central Gauteng Lions and the Wanderers Club. The former cricketer reflects on her journey and the progress, or lack thereof, in the women’s game.