Wenda Nel Eyes Second Olympic Games Participation

South African Olympian, Wenda Nel, is currently on course to earn qualification for this year’s Olympics in Tokyo as she plans to represent the country at her second Games of her career. Photo: Wenda Nel (Instagram)

South African Olympian, Wenda Nel, is aiming to compete at the second Games of her 12-year athletics career and is currently on course to earn qualification. In this interview with Celine Abrahams, she chats about recovering from Covid-19 and reveals athletes’ struggles with financial support.

Best Man: Steven Ball Punts Equal Opportunities at TuksSport

TuksSport Director and acting High-Performance CEO, Steven Ball, officially takes up office on 1 March, 2021. Photo: TuksSport (Twitter)

Newly-appointed TuksSport Director and acting HPC CEO, Steven Ball, plans to elevate the university’s system to provide all athletes with equal opportunities. He chats about his journey and aspirations for Olympic-bound student-athletes.

Eight Sporting Bodies Resume Training

Minster of Sport, Arts and Culture, Mr Nathi Mthethwa has announced the approval of eight sporting bodies’ return to training and matches after receiving plans indicating the state of readiness and commitment to adhere to stringent health protocols. Photo: Canoeing SA

Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture, Mr Nathi Mthethwa approves eight sporting bodies to return to training and official matches after receiving plans confirming the state of readiness and commitment to adhere to stringent health protocols.

Non-Contact Sport Resumes Under Level 3 Lockdown

Department of Sport, Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has given non-contact sport the green light to resume training and playing, while contact sport will be allowed to train in a staggered, controlled manner. Photo: Department of Sport, Arts and Culture.

Department of Sport, Arts and Culture,, Minister Nathi Mthethwa, has given non-contact sport the green light to resume training and playing, while non-contact sport will be allowed to train in a staggered, controlled manner.