“People think that if you are disabled you can’t do anything, let alone play sport,” says 2020 Minister’s Recognition of Excellence Award recipient, Noluthando Makalima. The adaptive surfer admits water remains her hope and solace to fulfil herself and her family’s dreams.
She has represented South Africa and won medals galore, but senior ‘trike’ para-cyclist Toni Mould dreams of closing a circle by participating at am SASAPD Championships as a senior cyclist.
SA para-cycling champion, Toni Mould: Read about her life as an athlete, as a person living her best life in spite of living with disability, and about the amazing contribution she makes at Bridging Abilities, an NPO serving sporting community events to disabled learners from disadvantaged backgrounds
Sport coordinator for Learners with Special Educational Needs (LSEN), Franciske Anneke Venter, has been named the KFC Mini-Cricket Coach of the Month for October. Venter, who has cerebral palsy, has been coaching since 2003.
South Africa’s Ina Rowles won the OCC women’s racing wheelchair marathon in George on Saturday. South Africa’s Ina Rowles took victory in the Outeniqua Wheelchair Challenge marathon, where more than 500 people with disability from across South Africa and abroad took to the streets of George on Saturday to compete in the 6th annual OCC, […]