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...
Lee-Ann Persse Champions Athlete Mental Health

Lee-Ann Persse Champions Athlete Mental Health

Lee-Ann Persse did not have an easy sporting career, as she battled mental health and since her retirement from rowing in 2017, she has vowed to talk about her struggles to help other athletes experiencing similar situations. Persse is currently host of The Girls Only...
Wade on Course to Becoming SA’s Next Best Footballer

Wade on Course to Becoming SA’s Next Best Footballer

South African U17 Women’s National Team captain, Jessica Wade, has been making her mark in the world of football and is determined to continue climbing up the ladder. In 2015, Wade began her football journey with JVW Football Club and two years later, she earned her...
Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day!

Leading women in sport have spoken passionately about their moms as we celebrated Mother’s Day on Sunday, 10 May 2020. Mothers have played an integral part in the sporting careers of many athletes including Springbok Women’s captain, Babalwa Latsha: “My mother is my...