School Sport In The Spotlight

Mpho Makhoba with another former Momentum gsport Award winner, rowing administrator, Virginia Mabaso at the School Sport Indaba held recently in Boksburg, Gauteng Photo: gsport

Valuable insights from Mpho Makhoba, 2023 Momentum gsport Awards Volunteer of the Year, as she addresses questions from gsport post-School Sport Indaba. Her thoughts on inclusivity and breaking stereotypes in sports are commendable! #SchoolSport #GoGirls

Happy Mandela Day!

SPAR Proteas captain, Bongi Msomi, leading the youth through her Bongi Msomi Legacy Project. Photo: Bongi Msomi Legacy Project (Twitter)

National para-cycling champion, Palesa “Deejay” Manaleng and Spar Proteas captain, Bongi Msomi, lead #MandelaDay celebrations as women and men in women’s sport continue to make a positive impact in various communities in South Africa.

Hayley Nixon Crowned Momentum Athlete of the Year

Canoe specialist Hayley Nixon smiles after winning the 2020 Momentum Athlete of the Year Award, in Johannesburg on 31 August, 2021. Photo: gsport

World Surfski champion, Hayley Nixon, walks away with the coveted Momentum Athlete of the Year Award at the 15th edition of the longest running women’s sport recognition platform. We honour the Class of 2020!

Babalwa Latsha Reacts to Being #gsport15’s Triple-Finalist

Springbok Women’s captain and 2020 Momentum gsport Awards triple finalist, Babalwa Latsha, interviewed by eNCA Sport Reporter, Justin Ford, in Khayelitsha on Saturday, 1 August 2020. Photo: Screenshot

“It is humbling to get this type of recognition and see that the public is out there recognising the hard work that we put into our sport as women…” – Springbok Women’s captain, Babalwa Latsha, reacts to receiving recognition for the 2020 Momentum gsport Awards.

31 Days of Women’s Sport Stories

We challenged ourselves to keep telling one powerful story a day during the lockdown to play our part in shaping the narrative of women’s sport. We ended up telling 32 stories, and we are excited to salute them as we reflect on an inspiring month of storytelling on gsport!

Virginia Mabaso Continues to Transform Rowing in SA

Virginia Mabaso’s goal is to impact every province in South Africa as she continues to develop the base of rowing from grassroots and introduce the sport into new districts. Photo: Supplied

Rowing South Africa’s Development Coordinator, Virginia Mabaso, aims to impact every province as she continues to develop rowing from grassroots and introduce the sport into new districts. She also chats to Celine Abrahams about championing female participation and juggling her career, fashion designing and family.