Pillay, Mthembu and Watta Inspire Next Generation

South African sprinter and two-time Olympian, Geraldine Pillay, previously pictured at the second Geraldine Pillay Fun Run/Walk held in Macassar in 2015. The 100m Olympic sprinter ploughs back into the community where she grew up through sport and also runs a number of athletic programmes in the town. Photo: DistrictMail (Facebook)

Be inspired by Geraldine Pillay, Precious Mthembu and Evelyn Watta in this week’s #MondayMotivation focus as we encourage you to remain focused on achieving your sporting dreams on and off the field. #GoGirls

Evelyn Watta Mentors Future Sports Journalists

Accomplished Kenyan sports journalist Evelyn Watta’s dream is to continue contributing to the development and celebration of sport. Image: Supplied

Award-winning Kenyan sports journalist, Evelyn Watta, is using her role as Vice President of AIPS to mentor future journalists through the Youth Reporters Programme. She chats about her inspiring journey and aspirations.

Nthabiseng Ngutshane Calls for More Schools to Introduce Girls Rugby

As we journey to better understand the importance of grassroots sport in society, gsport Member, Thando Sibiya, interviews Leadhome Pirates Women’s Rugby team’s touch rugby player, Nthabiseng Ngutshane, about her early sporting development and flying the South African flag in Dubai at the Rugby Seven’s International Invitational Women’s Tournament.

Nyahora Eyes Olympics Qualification

Kaitlyn Ramduth pictured with her U18 Singles Title at the Wilson Mini 3 Tournament. Photo: Wilson Tennis

Zimbabwean marathon runner, Rutendo Nyahora, plans to continue her preparations to qualify for the Olympic Games as she aims to represent her country at the global showpiece for the second time in her career. She also chats to Celine Abrahams about her journey and shares advice to aspiring sportswomen.

Leballo Ninth in Richest Race

Champion marathon athlete, Louisa Leballo, crossed the finish line in ninth position in a time of 3:12:28 at the third leg of Standard Chartered’s Greatest Race on Earth in Mumbai […]