Rowing SA Educating the Community

Rowing South Africa educated the community about rowing and gave non-rowing schools and members of the public an opportunity to learn about the sport at the SA National Indoor Rowing Extravaganza. Photo: Virginia Mabaso (Twitter)

Rowing South Africa held an SA National Indoor Rowing Extravaganza to educate non-rowing schools and members of the public about the sport.

31 Days of Women’s Sport Stories

We challenged ourselves to keep telling one powerful story a day during the lockdown to play our part in shaping the narrative of women’s sport. We ended up telling 32 stories, and we are excited to salute them as we reflect on an inspiring month of storytelling on gsport!

Rowing Recognition for UJ Sports Manager

University of Johannesburg Sports Events manager Niamh Faherty received recognition for her contribution to rowing when she was nominated for the Rowing SA administrator of the year award last month.

Mabaso Spearheads Rowing Transformation in SA 

Her work in expanding the reach of Rowing SA to all of South Africa has earned the federation’s development officer Virginia Mabaso a berth as one of three finalists in the annual SA Sports Awards’ Administrator of the Year category

Du Plessis Leads RowSA Transformation

Despite financial and transformation challenges facing the sport, Rowing South Africa is winning both on and off the field, thanks to the astute leadership of its President Wimpie du Plessis.