Catherine Asiimwe on Balancing Sport and Education

Catherine Asiimwe pictured on her first Day at Bombo Military Hospital. Photo: Supplied

Newly graduated medical doctor and Go-Ju-Kai Dojo Karateka, Catherine Asiimwe, believes athletes should find a balance between sports and education to develop holistically. She shares advice on how to juggle the two.

Precious Mthembu Commits to Developing Next Generation

South African national netball squad member, Precious Mthembu, previously pictured on court for Kingdom Stars during the 2020 Telkom Netball League at a Bio-Secure Environment in Bloemfontein. Photo: Precious Mthembu (Instagram)

South African national netball squad member, Precious Mthembu, is committed to developing young athletes in KZN with her recent appointment as Chairperson of The Athletes Commission for KZN Sports Confederation Additional ExCo.

Best Man: Steven Ball Punts Equal Opportunities at TuksSport

TuksSport Director and acting High-Performance CEO, Steven Ball, officially takes up office on 1 March, 2021. Photo: TuksSport (Twitter)

Newly-appointed TuksSport Director and acting HPC CEO, Steven Ball, plans to elevate the university’s system to provide all athletes with equal opportunities. He chats about his journey and aspirations for Olympic-bound student-athletes.

Gian-Quen Isaacs Sets Sight on Beijing 2022

Four-times National Figure Skating champion, Gian-Quen Isaacs chats about working towards becoming the first South African ice skater to qualify for the Winter Olympics since 1998. Photos: Supplied

Four-time national Figure Skating champion, Gian-Quen Isaacs, is hoping to become the first South African ice skater to qualify for the Winter Olympics since 1998. She chats about her journey and growing list of achievements to date.

Nicola Smith Building on 2020 Success

Nicola Smith pictured receiving the Player of the Match award playing for Southern Stings, in the 2020 Telkom Netball League. Photo: Netball South Africa

South African student-athlete, Nicola Smith, is aiming to build on her impressive 2020 performances as she scaled to new heights in netball. She is also hoping to combine her love for teaching with sport.

Nomsa Mahlangu Plans to Create Opportunities in Sport on the Continent

President of University Sports South Africa and Federation of Africa University Sports, Nomsa Mahlangu, pictured at the 2019 Momentum gsport Awards where she was honoured with a Ministerial Award for her outstanding contribution to sport as well as women in sport. Photo: gsport

Lifelong sport advocate and 2019 Momentum gsport Ministerial Award recipient, Nomsa Mahlangu, is determined to use her position as President of Federation of Africa University Sports to create better sporting opportunities. She is also eager to ensure that education remains a key factor in every athletes’ life.

Kelly Arends Marks a Decade of Tennis Success

Rising tennis star, Kelly Arends is continuing with her family’s tradition of playing the sport as she hopes to become a well-known international player one day. Photo: Supplied

Rising tennis star, Kelly Arends hopes to follow in the footsteps of her idol Serena Williams, as she celebrates 10 years in tennis. She chats to Celine Abrahams about the challenges in her quest to conquer the world of Tennis.

Makgosi Peloakgosi Wants to Put SA Squash on the Map

Makgosi Peloakgosi has a forensic sciences degree and is vocal about the importance of education. For now, her focus is on putting South African squash on the map. This rising professional squash star chats to Celine Abrahams about drawing inspiration from black women in sport.