In celebration of #InternationalMensDay2020 on Thursday, the gsport Team honours the gentlemen who are making a positive impact to change the face of women’s sport globally.
Springbok Women’s Sevens
Springbok Women’s scrumhalf, Mathrin Simmers, is in line to play her way into the national women’s team for the 2021 Rugby World Cup. She chats about her rugby journey after making her debut in 2013.
Springbok Women’s centre, Zintle Mpupha’s journey to becoming a professional rugby player is nothing short of admirable. She hopes her story can inspire young girls to realise their hopes and dreams.
South African Olympian, Alyssa Conley, has not ruled out the possibility of returning to the athletics track to feature at the 2022 Commonwealth Games after trading her 21-year athletics career for Sevens Rugby. She chats to Celine Abrahams about her sports journey and her biggest learning.
The Springbok Women’s Sevens team will face China, Poland and Mexico in Pool A of the inaugural HSBC World Rugby Sevens Challenger Series tournament in Stellenbosch
Springbok Women’s Sevens coach, Paul Delport, expresses his delight after the team won their second Hermanus Sevens title on Saturday
The Springbok Women’s Sevens team welcome the opportunity to take the field again as they travel to Hermanus to face Boland Rebels and Titans on Saturday
The Springbok Women’s Sevens team’s participation in the HSBC Cape Town Sevens has whet the team’s appetite to make their mark in the 2020 World Rugby Sevens Challenger Series starting in February
Springbok Women’s Sevens coach, Paul Delport, has applauded the effort from his team after earning a 10th-place finish in their debut appearance at the HSBC Cape Town Sevens this past weekend
The Imbokodo team will be eager to bounce back after their opening match defeat against New Zealand when they battle Russia and Fiji in the HSBC Cape Town Sevens on Saturday