Olympics

Kirsten McCann, more than just a sportswoman
Kirsten McCann, more than just a sportswoman

After placing third in their semi-final (3 seconds ahead of the first place time in…

Ursula Grobler: Chasing Childhood Dreams
Ursula Grobler: Chasing Childhood Dreams

In his famous talk “The Last Lecture”, Randy Pausch  speaks about  “Really Achieving your Childhood…

You Can’t Row it Alone: Conversations with 3 Team RowSA Olympic Medallists
You Can’t Row it Alone: Conversations with 3 Team RowSA Olympic Medallists

“Many of my rowers wouldn’t make the cut physiologically in many of the top teams…

How to Recover Like an Olympian
How to Recover Like an Olympian

They don’t wake up and head out for a quick run or head to the…

Wenda Nel and the Hurdles of Becoming an Olympian
Wenda Nel and the Hurdles of Becoming an Olympian

Like most young girls, Wenda Nel grew up wanting to do what her big sister…

The Cheat Meals of Elite Athletes
The Cheat Meals of Elite Athletes

Elite athletes keep a pretty rigid schedule. From training to what they put in their…

Henri Schoeman Born to be an Olympian
Henri Schoeman Born to be an Olympian

In the quarter century that Henri Schoeman’s been alive, there’s never been a time when…

Mari Rabie - the Triathlete is Back and Headed for Rio 2016
Mari Rabie – the Triathlete is Back and Headed for Rio 2016

When Mari Rabie was a little girl, Elana Meyer gave her and her sister a…

Marc Mundell: Walking into Rio 2016
Marc Mundell: Walking into Rio 2016

My first memory of the Olympics is watching the Atlanta Olympic Games in 1996. My…

Team SA Paralympic Games 2016 Rio
Team SA for the Rio Paralympics 2016

The word “Paralympic” derives from the word “Olympic” and the Greek preposition “para”, which means…

9 Things to Know (17 July 2016)
9 Things to Know (17 July 2016)

Hope Bagozzi, McDonald Canada’s director of marketing took viewers behind the scenes to a photoshoot…

Dominique Scott-Efurd’s Whirlwind Journey to Rio 2016
Dominique Scott-Efurd’s Whirlwind Journey to Rio 2016

Ever since she was a little girl growing up in Cape Town, South Africa, Dominique…

Team SA to Rio Olympics 2016
Team SA to Rio Olympics 2016 [Full List]

Team SA for the RIO Olympics 2016 have officially been announced by SASCOC this morning.…