Wenda Nel Eyes Second Olympic Games Participation

South African Olympian, Wenda Nel, is currently on course to earn qualification for this year’s Olympics in Tokyo as she plans to represent the country at her second Games of her career. Photo: Wenda Nel (Instagram)

South African Olympian, Wenda Nel, is aiming to compete at the second Games of her 12-year athletics career and is currently on course to earn qualification. In this interview with Celine Abrahams, she chats about recovering from Covid-19 and reveals athletes’ struggles with financial support.

Tatenda Gondo Passionate About Telling Untold Stories

Tatenda Gondo is passionate about acknowledging and celebrating athletes who hardly receive attention from the mainstream media, leading her to start her own blog - Sports Rifle 724 – which she hopes will one day turn into a powerful sports content hub. Photo: Supplied

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.

Women in Sport Wednesday

A passion for sport is a full circle, gsport member and South African 2014 Youth Olympics Ambassador Rabi Mpete blogs about how it all started for her, and what it takes to work at SASCOC on delivering Team South Africa.

Pauw Prunes Banyana Camp Preparing for Olympics

Head Coach Vera Pauw aided by the SASOL Banyana Banyana coaching team has pruned the 35 players who have attended camps to 29, and took time to explain what awaits the remaining 29 in their ambitions to represent SA at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games