Dr Johmari Logtenberg Finds New Success

Dr Johmari Logtenberg Finds New Success

In August 2003, a new women’s cricket star was born in South Africa. At the age of 14, Johmari Logtenberg became the second youngest Test player of all time, when she made her Test debut for the Proteas women’s cricket team. Logtenberg was a special all-round talent,...
Gezelle Magerman Targets Successful Comeback

Gezelle Magerman Targets Successful Comeback

2014 Youth Olympic gold medallist, Gezelle Magerman is targeting a comeback to the athletics track as she works hard to qualify for the Olympic Games in Tokyo, which takes place in 2021. These are tough times for Magerman as she admits that training under the COVID-19...
Online Training Changes Face of Tuks Netball Coaching

Online Training Changes Face of Tuks Netball Coaching

The COVID-19 lockdown has forced coaches around the world to be creative with their coaching programmes with online training taking off. Head of Tuks Netball, Jenny van Dyk, admits that online training has added value to the university netball team and she is eager to...
Hayley Nixon’s New Family Focus

Hayley Nixon’s New Family Focus

The Covid-19 lockdown has been tough on women in sport who have found it difficult to find a rhythm while being home bound. For World Surfski League Champion, Hayley Nixon, she has never been happier to miss a season of racing, as she is pregnant with her first child....
Thalea Smidt On the Comeback

Thalea Smidt On the Comeback

Talented Tuks Varsity Football captain, Thalea Smidt, is keeping a positive outlook while nursing a leg injury that has kept her out of action for eight months. Smidt’s injury came at a time where she was beginning to enjoy her game and had started to make her mark in...
Nyahora Eyes Olympics Qualification

Nyahora Eyes Olympics Qualification

Rutendo Nyahora’s goal of qualifying for her second Olympic Games has been put on hold, but it has not dented her hopes of representing Zimbabwe when the event takes place in 2021. Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the marathon runner’s preparations were abruptly...