Champion Mountain Biker, Robyn de Groot, is aiming to spend the next few seasons of her career conquering Europe to add more silverware to her glistening trophy cabinet. She chats to Celine Abrahams about returning to action after months of inactivity.
Executive Chairman of the BLD Group, Bruce Davidson, has for decades championed the fight for equal recognition for women in sport. BLD Group celebrates its 25th birthday this year.
Meet Dr Johmari Logtenberg, the former South African women’s cricket vice-captain turned golfer, whose sporting career was agonisingly cut short, but her champion mentality has seen her rise up to become a leading chiropractic doctor.
Sunday Read: Entrepreneurial genius Bruce Davidson is the focus of gsport’s recognition of men who make significant contribution to women’s sport in South Africa. In a sector that has traditionally gained remarkably little interest, Davidson is rightly credited for moving heaven and earth to allow our sportswomen make more of their inherent participation rights.
Sunday Read: As we celebrate Women’s Month, gsport is also honouring the men who support our sports women. This week, we look at women’s sport through the lens of Reg Caldecott.
As the country’s only woman CEO in cricket administration, Elise Lombard doesn’t shy away from attention to detail with a focus on consistent hard work, and her efforts have lead to her nomination as the 2008 Shoprite Checkers Woman of the Year Award, among other notable achievements. But Elise is a down-to-earth administrator who has […]
Renelle Naidoo has come a long way since starting off in sports journalism seven years ago. She currently works in print, radio, and has just secured a TV contract with SABC Sport. Sports journalist Renelle Naidoo is a motor sport fanatic, so it’s no surprise that one of her ambitions is to replace […]
As they say, all good things must come to an end! And that’s where Amanda Coetzer finds herself after a decade and a half in the glare of the sporting media’s spotlight. In a statement sent to all media houses towards the end of May, Amanda said has spoken her final public […]
Liryn de Jager grew up in a sports-mad family, and for as long as she can remember, she wanted to be a sports journalist. Four years ago, Liryn got her first big break in sports journalism, and she hasn’t looked back since. In fact, the Rapport journalist is now regarded as one […]
Alicia Pillay’s childhood dream was to represent South Africa at the Olympics. She was nominated for the 2004 Olympics, but as Alicia tells us, due to “the ridiculously high cut of 70”, South Africa was not represented. This time around, injury is threatening to ruin the 27-year-old’s Olympic dream. But […]