The first-ever gsport Award, which honoured SA sports icon Penny Heyns at the inaugural gsport Awards, on 1 September, 2006. This year, gsport will host the 8th annual gsport Awards at the Wanderers Club in Illovo, Johannesburg. Day 1 of nominations saw a storm of support, and nominations are streaming in for this year’s event. Visit to honour a deserving candidate. Photo: gsport

Day 1 of nominations for the 2013 SPAR gsport Awards was an unprecedented success. Thank you for the amazing uptake at the website, on social media and in personal messages of support.

Following the initial six tweets by gsport yesterday morning, take a minute to run your eyes over the outpouring of support for this year’s Awards:


… and that’s just Twitter … on Day 1! Thank you all!  #GoGirls!