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...
Ayabonga Khaka Living Her Cricket Dream

Ayabonga Khaka Living Her Cricket Dream

Momentum Proteas and senior Central Gauteng Lions Women’s cricketer, Ayabonga Khaka, is reaping the rewards of her hard work that has seen her rise from playing cricket in the streets to representing South Africa. Khaka was recently recognised with a Presidential...
Daniella Rhodes Becoming a Star in Her Own Right

Daniella Rhodes Becoming a Star in Her Own Right

It seems like athleticism runs in the genes of the Rhodes household as legendary South African cricketer, Jonty Rhodes’ daughter, Daniella, is making her mark on the hockey field in the United States. In 2018, Rhodes travelled across the world after she was...
Springboks Made to Wait to Defend Africa Title

Springboks Made to Wait to Defend Africa Title

SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux and Springbok Women’s coach Stanley Raubenheimer agreed on Tuesday, 2 June 2020, that the cancellation of the 2020 edition of the Rugby Africa Women’s Cup was the best decision for all involved due to the prevailing COVID-19...