Melissa Reddy: A Global Success Story

Melissa Reddy: A Global Success Story

For over a decade, Melissa Reddy has pioneered her way in the football industry and has become a well-respected writer, podcaster and television analyst. In 2007, Reddy broke into the industry and has climbed the ladder from an intern position at Summit TV to Senior...
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...
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...