Lauding October #GAL2021 Newsmakers

gsport's October 2021 #GAL2021 Newsmakers Cover

South African women in sport continue to dominate headlines globally, resulting in a fierce gsport Annual List for October as we gear up for the third annual newsmakers event in December.

Deirdre Larkin Shines at Spar Grand Prix

90-year-old Deirdre Larkin (Runzone) finished the 2021 SPAR Grand Prix 10km race in 70:00 minutes at Marks Park on Sunday, 3 October 2021. Photo: Reg Caldecott

While younger runners battled it out for top positions in the Joburg SPAR Women’s 10km Grand Prix, 90-year-old Deidre Larkin completed the race in 70 minutes #GoGirls

There is No Stopping Tadu Nare

Ethiopian runner Tadu Nare (Nedbank) retained her unbeaten record in the SPAR Grand Prix 10km series when she won the Tshwane race ahed of Glenrose Xaba in second, and Gerda Steyn in third place at the Agricultural Research Council Farm in Irene, Tshwane on Heritage Day, Friday 24 September, 2021. Photo: Nedbank Running Club

Ethiopia’s Tadu Nare continues to dominate Spar Grand Prix 10km series. Glenrose Xaba earns third second placed finish of the series, saying international runners are motivating local runners to improve. #GoGirls #gsportAfrica #SaturdaySmile