Dr Johmari Logtenberg Finds New Success

Dr Johmari Logtenberg Finds New Success

In August 2003, a new women’s cricket star was born in South Africa. At the age of 14, Johmari Logtenberg became the second youngest Test player of all time, when she made her Test debut for the Proteas women’s cricket team. Logtenberg was a special all-round talent,...
Online Training Changes Face of Tuks Netball Coaching

Online Training Changes Face of Tuks Netball Coaching

The COVID-19 lockdown has forced coaches around the world to be creative with their coaching programmes with online training taking off. Head of Tuks Netball, Jenny van Dyk, admits that online training has added value to the university netball team and she is eager to...
Crucial Relief Fund Money for Leading Women in Sport

Crucial Relief Fund Money for Leading Women in Sport

Star long-distance runner, Glenrose Xaba, says the financial support she has received from the Sport, Arts and Culture COVID-19 Relief Fund has lifted a weight off her shoulders. Xaba is one a host of women in sport who have benefitted from the relief fund. “I would...
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...
History Maker Thamae Eyes Mentorship Role

History Maker Thamae Eyes Mentorship Role

Zola Thamae is the President of the Free State Cricket Union, and the only woman provincial union president in South Africa for the past six years. While Thamae admits that progress is slow in getting more women cricket administrators to rise to the top of cricket...
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...