gsport is delighted to announce the ten South African individuals and teams unveiled as its October’s Newsmakers, who now join those already in consideration for national acclaim at gsport’s year-end gsport Annual List, early in December.
A capacity crowd cheered the South African Hockey Women as they secured themselves a place at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games with a resounding victory over Nigeria, at the University of Pretoria in Tshwane, South Africa, on Sunday
Malawi punished Eswatini 8-0 to claim the 2023 COSAFA Women’s Champs Group A log lead to qualify for the tournament’s knock-out rounds, while South Africa remains in the mix after their 3-1 victory over Madagascar in Dobsonville on Saturday
An all-female CSGO esports team led by Karla Grewar will represent South Africa at the 15th World Esports Championships in Romania.
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Talented student-athlete, Yané van der Merwe, reveals the obstacles para-athletes face and the need for investment in disability sports with the Paralympic Games in less than six months’ time.
South Africa’s Erin Sterkenburg is aiming to expose Sport Climbing to a wider audience as she prepares to represent the country at the Tokyo Olympic Games. She chats to Celine Abrahams about her historic feat and her passion for the sport.
Zimbabwean blogger, Tatenda Gondo, shines the spotlight on 14-year-old Danielle Kaschula, who set two new records at the virtual Irish Indoor Championships.
Tuks Sport’s Judoka, Michaela Whitebooi, is planning to compete in Europe over the next few months to gain valuable points in her quest to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics.
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.
Junior tennis coach, and women empowerment champion, Asnath Sebati, is using her experience to help develop more players for the future. She also tells to Celine Abrahams about the challenges of being a black woman in sport and shares her greatest ambitions.
Youth Olympic silver medallist, Duné Coetzee, is on her way to the United States of America when she matriculates later this year. She chats to Celine Abrahams about being the first SA female swimmer to win a medal at the Youth Olympics and how she plans to build on that success with her US move.
Former South African Olympic rower, Ursula Grobler, lives and breathes rowing. In this insightful interview with Celine Abrahams, she recounts her highs and lows. She also shares news of her journey as a marketing volunteer for the 2023 World Rowing Masters Regatta, coming to Africa for the first time, and bearing a logo she designed herself.