The South African Handball Federation has officially launched its Women’s Commission aimed at promoting equal opportunities for girls with an eye on qualifying for the next All Africa Games, Paris 2024 and Los Angeles 2028.
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Namibian long-distance runner, Helalia Johannes, ran a huge personal- and world best breaking the 40+ age group record at the Valencia Marathon where Kenyan, Peres Jepchirchir, broke the women’s course record to win gold
All Africa Games gold medallist, Nosipho Mthembu, hopes her Momentum gsport Awards Ministerial award will pave the way for young girls interested in canoeing. Her current goal is to win the Dusi canoe marathon while long term she wants to represent South Africa at the Olympics.
Junior tennis coach, and women empowerment champion, Asnath Sebati, is using her experience to help develop more players for the future. She also tells to Celine Abrahams about the challenges of being a black woman in sport and shares her greatest ambitions.
Bantwana head coach Simphiwe Dludlu has complimented her charges after winning silver at the COSAFA Women’s U-17 Championship, singling out captain Jessica Wade who led the team with aplomb in Mauritius
UWC coach, Thinasonke Mbuli believes that her team has enough fire in their engine to add to the competition in the inaugural SAFA Women’s National League, despite her side’s 0-0 draw in their opening match against Bloemfontein Celtic
The South African National Women’s Under-20 team put up a feisty duel against Cameroon in the All African Games tournament, however, Basetsana suffered a 1-0 defeat resulting in them bowing out of the event
Leading South African tennis ace Chanel Simmonds has jetted off to Morocco to fly the Mzansi flag as she seeks to continue with her fine form at the All Africa Games that are currently underway
After a gruelling 36-hour trip for the South African national Under-20 team to the All Africa Games in Morocco, Basetsana suffered a 3-0 loss in their opening match, however head coach Simphiwe Dludlu believes her side will bounce back against Cameroon
The South African Under-20 team found themselves on the backfoot as Basetsana suffered a 3-0 loss to Nigeria in their first Group B match on Saturday, at the All Africa Games currently underway in Morocco