Rising cricket star and Central Gauteng Lions women’s wicketkeeper, Palesa Mapoo, is working towards cementing a lasting legacy in South African women’s cricket. She chats to Babsie Kutwana about her career aspirations @Imperial_logist #GoGirls
Wits keeper Simamkele Lesele blogs about her dual career as an athlete and as intern Account Manager at Brave Group advertising agency
Glenrose Xaba smashes ladies course record at Nedbank Skosana 10km in a time of 34:48 in Pretoria.
Next Generation Tennis head coach, Ndumiso Ncube, launches programme to provide playing opportunities for young players in Alexandra. He hopes to develop the sport in the Gauteng township.
#gsport15 winners, wheelchair tennis ace, Kgothatso Montjane, and top ranked tennis junior, Kaitlyn Ramduth, will be ambassadors for the second edition of the BNP Paribas RCS Rising Star Tennis competition.
Rising Sponsorship Manager Nqobile Gama’s extensive research on the underrepresentation of women in sports leadership roles has received a remarkable response from the public. She hopes to take over the reins from her role models to lead the next generation.
Rugby referee, Tshepi Moropa, believes in women rising and creating their own opportunities in the world of sport. She is a firm believer in gender equality and hopes to pave the way for young girls to achieve their sporting dreams in the future.
Gauteng’s new Sasol League team, Diepkloof Ladies, are preparing for the resumption of football as the players are motivated to compete in their first season in the league.
Oranje Meisieskool emerges as champions in the girls’ division of the BNP Paribas RCS Rising Star Tennis finals on Sunday
The BNP Paribas RCS Rising Star Tennis finals got underway at the Arthur Ashe Tennis Centre in Soweto, with the country’s top-ranked senior players making an appearance on Friday