Awu Blazing a Trail Through Sport and Education

UCT’s Sport Co-ordinator, Mel Awu, is determined to continue empowering the lives of students through sport and education. She chats to Celine Abrahams about women empowerment and what keeps her motivated.

Reabetswe Mpete Nurtures Future Sport Stars

Reabetswe Mpete’s passion for sports and nurturing athletes’ talents has seen her spend five years working with SASCOC, playing an integral part in the Youth Olympics and she is planning to open her own management agency soon. Photo: Supplied

Reabetswe Mpete, dreams of opening her own management agency. For now, she is dedicating to nurturing South Africa’s athletes as SASCOC’s General Team Manager. She also tells Celine Abrahams about her career lessons and shares her views on the future of women’s sport.

SA students on top again at CUCSA Games

Confederation of University and College Sports Association Games in Botswana last month, almost doubling their medals tally from two years ago.

Yoliswa Lumka, deputy head of the SA delegation to the Confederation of University and College Sports Association Games in Botswana, said they are extremely happy with the final outcome, this after Team SA more than doubled the medals won to retain the title they won in Zimbabwe in 2016.