South African Women’s Water Polo coach, Delaine Mentoor, expresses her views on how the current Olympic team has opened doors for the next generation to believe in their goals and aspirations on an international stage.
Champion para-athlete, Maria Combrink, set a new World Record in the Women’s F64 Shot-Put event at the recently concluded Toyota SASAPD Championships and is looking forward to building on her success. #GoGirls #ParaSport
South Africa’s Tatjana Schoenmaker earned a new continental record in the women’s 200m breaststroke at SA Nationals, setting the fastest time in the world since 2017. Schoenmaker is now the 7th fastest performer of all time.
France’s Manon Gidali holed a 25-foot birdie putt on the first extra hole of the Cape Town Ladies Open to claim her maiden professional victory in the opening event of the 2021 Sunshine Ladies Tour season at Royal Cape Golf Club.
Rising tennis star, Zoë Kruger, books place in second round of the Ilana Kloss International, beating Canada’s Carol Zhao with a hard-fought three-sets in Potchefstroom.
South African off-road endurance racer, Taye Perry, is the first African woman to complete back to back Dakar Rally races. This year, Perry represented the country in the car category as navigator.
SASCOC’S first Vice-President, Lwandile Simelane believes the leading women in sport on the board are going to make huge strides in changing the perception of women in leadership positions during their term
Canoeing South Africa president Kim Pople confirms that the sports federation will amend its 2021 race calendar to ensure full compliance with lockdown restrictions to combat spread of the ongoing Covid-19 virus
Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies and Banyana Banyana goalkeeper, Andile Dlamini, is part of a new generation of football leaders who are playing their part in ensuring that women’s football grows in South Africa
African Judo champion Michaela Whitebooi defends her title and wins her third gold medal in just over a month, to place her dream of representing South Africa at the Olympics in sight.