Ramsamy carries Olympic torch in London - 26 Jul 2012
South Africa’s International Olympic Committee executive board member Sam Ramsamy took to the streets of north London on Wednesday as part of the Olympic Torch Relay. read more
Worldwide Olympic Partner Procter & Gamble has welcomed families of Olympians to the P&G Family Home in London, designed to give parents, sisters, brothers, husbands and wives from all corners of the globe a place to relax, unwind, and be together with their Olympic relatives. read more
Future football stars from Kayamandi rubbed shoulders with their idols this week when SuperSport United joined the Stellenbosch University Sport Performance Institute (SUSPI) to create a skills focused coaching clinic celebrating the 94th birthday of former President Nelson Mandela. read more
Demand for the second annual Carling Black Label Cup featuring Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates is at an all-time high with Stadium Management South Africa (SMSA) announcing that all stand tickets are sold out. In addition, 55% of hospitality tickets have been sold and with just over a week to go before the showdown, SMSA is expec… read more
Kaizer Chiefs, in partnership with Nike, have unveiled their new away kit for 2012/13 season. The new kit follows the arrival of Stuart Baxter as the new head coach and players including Morgan Gould, Siboniso Gaxa, Siyabonga Nkosi and Eric ‘Tower’ Mathoho. read more
The nationwide chance to select the top three South African amateur footballers as part of Nike’s global talent search culminates this week with the best 46 players from around South Africa, converging in Johannesburg for the final trials from 5th to 8th July. read more
The Investec International Rugby Academy is well underway; teaching players and officials the rules, philosophies, technical expertise, tactical knowledge and physical conditioning of the game, with its intense two-week course involving some of the biggest names in world rugby. read more
On 9th August 2012 thousands of women will take to the streets of Johannesburg and Stellenbosch for the Totalsports Ladies Race in celebration of National Women’s Day, with both the Johannesburg and Stellenbosch race set to support PinkDrive, a campaign committed to improving breast cancer awareness, education, and providing and offering service… read more
Nike has released a new film entitled “Voices” to celebrate women in sport on the 40th anniversary of Title IX (June 23, 1972), the landmark U.S. legislation that opened the door for female athletes to pursue their dreams through sport. read more
Cycling magazine, Bicycling, is set to become the first magazine in South Africa to use the Aurasma app to create a virtual cover in their July/August issue. Using Aurasma technology readers will be able to watch the cover come alive using the free app available on iPhone, iPad and Android smartphones. read more
Manchester United has confirmed they will play two pre-season warm-up games in South Africa, against AmaZulu and Ajax Cape Town next month, after officials confirmed that the 19-time English Premier League champions will play at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on 18th July and the Cape Town Stadium on 21st July. read more
Megapro Marketing has concluded an agreement with the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC), the controlling body for all high performance sport in South Africa, in a five-year deal that will see the agency support the commercialisation of the Team SA Olympic platform. read more
One always wants to play for the Boks and it will always be my goal to play there. But at the moment it's a bit tough, because the coach's game plan is a bit different.
Heinrich Brüssow is still eager to play for his country despite being left out of Heyneke Meyer's squad.