Mentasti Grateful for SRSA Relief Fund

Mentasti Grateful for SRSA Relief Fund

Former South African Surfing Champion, Tasha Mentasti, has taken to social media to thank Sport and Recreation South Africa after her application for Covid-19 Relief funding was successful. In a Facebook post, Mentasti said, “Today I am one of the lucky ones and I am...
Living the Dream with Melissa Diawakana

Living the Dream with Melissa Diawakana

They say nothing is impossible. And that is exactly the attitude that has seen Melissa Diawakana achieve her teenage dream of becoming a professional basketballer and play Euro League Basketball. It was a big dream for a twelve year old girl to have, especially...
Central Gauteng Lions Announce Provincial Squad

Central Gauteng Lions Announce Provincial Squad

The Central Gauteng Lions have announced the Senior Provincial Women’s team for the 2020/21 season. The CGL Women’s Senior Provincial side has kept the core of their team which includes the 2020 ICC Women T20 World Cup Semi-finalist Ayabonga Khaka, the talented...
Potgieter Aims to Be World’s Best Shooter

Potgieter Aims to Be World’s Best Shooter

SPAR Proteas’ Goal Shooter, Lenize Potgieter, is aiming to become the best shooter in world netball. Born in Polokwane, Limpopo, where Potgieter developed her incredible passion and talent for netball playing for Laerskool Pieterberg, she later moved to Pretoria to...
What Freedom Means to Me

What Freedom Means to Me

Leading women in sport have spoken passionately about what freedom means to them as South Africa celebrates 26 years of freedom and democracy. South Africa’s transition to a democratic country impacted sport significantly, and meant that athletes had the opportunity...
Saluting Pioneer Sumayya Khan

Saluting Pioneer Sumayya Khan

For nearly forty years, renowned South African sports administrator, Sumayya Khan, has steadily built a credible portfolio of work that saw her rise up to become acting Director-General of Sport and Recreation South Africa last August. Khan, who worked as a physical...