Women’s Sport

Asnath Sebati Impacts Lives of Future Tennis Stars

Asnath Sebati Impacts Lives of Future Tennis Stars

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.

Penny Heyns Plays Her Part to Inspire Next Generation

Penny Heyns Plays Her Part to Inspire Next Generation

2020 Momentum gsport Awards ambassador, Penny Heyns, is enjoying the opportunity to be part of this year’s campaign as she plays her part to inspire South Africa’s next generation of women athletes. Heyns chatted to Marc Lewis of Newzroom Afrika about the need for more female role models.

Tatenda Gondo Passionate About Telling Untold Stories

Tatenda Gondo Passionate About Telling Untold Stories

Zimbabwean freelance sportswriter, Tatenda Gondo, wants to turn her Sports Rifle 7/24 blog into a powerful platform, telling the stories of athletes who do not get the recognition from mainstream media. She also tells Celine Abrahams about her desire to see women take up space in leadership roles.

Karabo Mokgalagadi Boosted by Momentum gsport Awards Success

Karabo Mokgalagadi Boosted by Momentum gsport Awards Success

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.

Makgosi Peloakgosi Wants to Put SA Squash on the Map

Makgosi Peloakgosi Wants to Put SA Squash on the Map

Makgosi Peloakgosi has a forensic sciences degree and is vocal about the importance of education. For now, her focus is on putting South African squash on the map. This rising professional squash star chats to Celine Abrahams about drawing inspiration from black women in sport.

Josephine Ojinene Dreams to Represent Nigeria

Josephine Ojinene Dreams to Represent Nigeria

Today’s #FollowFriday feature showcases BraveheartFC team captain, Josephine Ojineme, who has a dream to play for Nigeria one day. In this interview with Celine Abrahams, she also chats about the lack of funding for women footballers and lessons she has learnt along the way.

Duné Coetzee On Her Way to USA

Duné Coetzee On Her Way to USA

Youth Olympic silver medallist, Duné Coetzee, is on her way to the United States of America when she matriculates later this year. She chats to Celine Abrahams about being the first SA female swimmer to win a medal at the Youth Olympics and how she plans to build on that success with her US move.

Carmie Prinsloo’s Rising Athletics Star

Carmie Prinsloo’s Rising Athletics Star

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.