Sipokazi Sokanyile’s Rise to International Media Star

Sipokazi Sokanyile’s Rise to International Media Star

Sipokazi Sokanyile’s greatest ambition is to one day become the CEO of Cricket South Africa (CSA) and she is well on her way to realising her dream. The CSA Media Manager has risen up from intern to international media star. Having played a significant role in raising...
Minister Calls for More Women Representation in Sport

Minister Calls for More Women Representation in Sport

Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture, Mr Nathi Mthethwa has called for more women representation across South African sport, following the release of the report from the Eminent Persons Group (EPG) last Thursday. According to the report, 50 percent of the audited...
Kayla Swarts Running Her Own Race

Kayla Swarts Running Her Own Race

Apartheid denied Odessa Swarts the opportunity to achieve her personal sports dream, but freedom is allowing her young daughter, up and coming hockey and track star, Kayla, to dream big, The younger sister of Olympian, Wayde van Niekerk, developed a love for sports...
31 Days of Women’s Sport Stories

31 Days of Women’s Sport Stories

Since the start of the Covid-19 lockdown in South Africa on 16 March, gsport has told one inspiring story a day to remain on track as we raise the profile of women’s sport. At the end of the initial 21-day lockdown period, it was heart-warming to see the lives we had...
Michaela Whitebooi Puts Judo on the Map

Michaela Whitebooi Puts Judo on the Map

Port Elizabeth-born Michaela Whitebooi does not let her guard down often, nor should she, because in her sport, one lapse of concentration could lead to a painful experience.  While she has been injured before, she has never had to undergo surgery, for which she is...
Amy Abrahams Inspiring the Next Generation

Amy Abrahams Inspiring the Next Generation

Multiple Western Province cross country champion, Amy Abrahams, is determined to use her running and teaching experience to mentor young children at Christel House, as she hopes to inspire the next generation to achieve their goals. Growing up in Eerste River in Cape...