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.
Mind Sports South Africa President, Amanda Pakade, heads into her second term in office after having made an immediate impact at the organisation over the past year. Pakade reveals how she’s had to adapt to life during a global pandemic, the challenges of keeping MSSA afloat and looking forward to the future.
British middle-distance runner Adelle Tracey, remains a beacon of hope as her story of dealing with dyslexia through sport is being used to inspire young kids to never stop shooting for the stars. An inspirational Tracey shares her story with the gsport team and reveals some of the rich lessons that sport has taught her.
The 2020 Momentum gsport Awards lead the June newsmakers list as we continue our build-up to the second gsport Annual List event in December.
Junior tennis coach, and women empowerment champion, Asnath Sebati, is using her experience to help develop more players for the future. She also tells to Celine Abrahams about the challenges of being a black woman in sport and shares her greatest ambitions.
At the 2019 Momentum gsport Awards, Karabo Mokgalagadi walked away with the Woman in Radio award, and has since seen her career take off. She tells Celine Abrahams about being promoted to Sports Editor at leading North West commercial radio station, YOU FM, and reveals her five-year plan.
Young women sport stars use their voices to encourage South Africa’s youth to make their dreams a reality as the country celebrates Youth Day.
Youth Olympian, Carmie Prinsloo, is steadily becoming a household name as the cross-country and track and field athlete dominates local and international races. She chats to Celine Abrahams about balancing education and athletics and lessons she has learnt along the way.
South African international footballer, Bambanani Mbane, scores for unbeaten Dinamo-BSUPC in seven-goal thriller to increase her goal scoring tally to four goals in six matches in the Belarusian Women’s Football Championship.
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Kovsies Netball team captain, Sikholiwe Mdletshe, believes she can inspire young girls in underprivileged communities through her initiative, Girls Got Game. She also tells gsport Member, Mandisa Ntuli, about her netball journey and the support needed leading up to the 2023 Netball World Cup.
A year ago, Banyana Banyana international striker, Thembi Kgatlana, slotted her name into the history books at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup, and has since seen her star rise on the world stage. Celine Abrahams takes a look at how Kgatlana’s career has progressed.