Rio 2016

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…

Lebogang Shange: From Township to Rio, how Race walking changed his life
Lebogang Shange: From Township to Rio, how Race walking changed his life

People on the internet have strong feelings about race walking. And they’re not positive. Those…

Chad Ho on Marathon Swimming, Lessons, Sacrifices and that Top 10 Olympic Finish
Chad Ho on Marathon Swimming, Lessons, Sacrifices and that Top 10 Olympic Finish

On August 16, Chad Ho swum to tenth position in the Olympic Men’s Marathon 10km…

Dear Future Olympians: Advice from 2016 Olympic Athletes
Dear Future Olympians, Advice from 2016 Olympic Athletes

Do you know what Olympians have in common with each other no matter their sport?…

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…

9 Things to Know (12 August 2016)
9 Things To Know (12 August 2016)

In 2015 the Daily Maverick named the Refugee as their person of the year stating…

9 Things to Know this Week (5 August 2016)
9 Things to Know this Week (5 August 2016)

Gold Medal Favorites for every event in the Rio Olympics. Team SA’s Wayde van Niekerk…

9 Things to Know This Week (29 July 2016)
9 Things to Know This Week (29 July 2016)

Just when you though superfoods couldn’t get crazier (charcoal shots we’re looking at you!), scientists…

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…

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.…