Celebrating 16 Years of Closing the Visibility Gap

The gsport Team pictured at the inaugural gsport Business Breakfast on Friday, 29 July 2022. Photo: gsport

Today marks 16 years since the launch of the gsport initiative! As we celebrate this milestone, we reflect on how the platform has paved the way for women in sport over the years to close the visibility gap!
#gsportBirthday

Every Day is Women’s Day

Momentum's Head of Brand Marketing, Charlotte Nsubuga-Mukasa (pictured left), Momentum Proteas captain and #GAL2021 Newsmaker of the Year, Dané van Niekerk (pictured middle) and gsport Founder, Kass Naidoo (pictured right) at the 2021 gsport Annual List event at Radisson Red Hotel in Johannesburg. Photo: gsport

On #InternationalWomensDay, gsport Founder, Kass Naidoo, recounts how daily action by the gsport team, helped advance the initiative and close the visibility gap, despite the impact of Covid-19 on world sport.

Mail & Guardian Partnership Elevates Women’s Sport

Sitting down with a cappuccino and the gsport’s first sport code-specific published supplement in the Mail & Guardian this October, which focussed on Netball and the 2021 Telkom Netball League, won by the Gauteng Jaguars. Photo: Supplied

Celebrating one year of #MGxGSPORT partnership as Mail & Guardian features special #GAL2021 supplement to showcase gsport Newsmakers and close the visibility gap through increased mainstream media coverage
#gsportNewsroom

Closing the Visibility Gap at #GAL2021

Celine Abrahanms, gsport's Content Lead, pictured at the powerful Angel Wings sculpture installation at the Radisson Red Hotel Rosebank, on Wednesday, 1 December, 2021. gsport unveiled the 2021 gsport Annual List of 10 most prominent Newsmakers at the intimate event, where cricket star Dané van Niekerk was unveiled as the overall Newsmaker for the year. Photo: gsport

High-powered guests in attendance as women’s sport own their success at South Africa’s only women’s sport newsmakers event at Johannesburg’s most Instagrammable venue. Read about what went down! #GAL2021

Excitement Builds Ahead of #GAL2021

Netball South Africa President, Cecilia Molokwane, was named 2019 gsport Newsmaker of the Year. Photo: Supplied

Work is already well underway in the Momentum-powered gsport Newsroom in partnership with Telkom, to identify the 10 Newsmakers of the Year to be announced at the gsport Annual List 2021.

Jaguars Grateful for Mainstream Media Coverage

2021 Telkom Netball League champions, Gauteng Jaguars, pictured with Telkom’s Head of Sponsorships, Braam Wessels and gsport Content Lead, Celine Abrahams at the Mail & Guardian handover at the High Performance Centre in Pretoria on Friday, 22 October 2021. Photo: Reg Caldecott / Tuks Sport

2021 Telkom Netball League champions, Gauteng Jaguars, showed their appreciation for increased mainstream media coverage as gsport presented a four-page Mail & Guardian netball supplement to the team on Friday #SundayRead

Unstoppable Montjane Dominates Momentum gsport Awards

History maker and record breaker, Kgothatso Montjane has become the most celebrated athlete on the Momentum gsport Awards stage following her double victory at the 16th edition of Africa’s leading women’s sport awards, which unveiled its Class of 2021 in Johannesburg on Tuesday, 31 August, 2021. Photo: Momentum

History maker and record breaker, Kgothatso Montjane has become the most celebrated athlete on the Momentum gsport Awards stage following her double victory at the 16th edition of Africa’s leading women’s sport awards, which unveiled its Class of 2021 on Tuesday #gsport16 #SheOwnsHerSuccess