27.9.2020 12:52 pm
Though he was more than two seconds outside the world record he set when he won gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics, his latest performance was sufficient to suggest a full pre-season could see Van Niekerk challenging for gold again at next year’s Tokyo Games.
It may seem overly optimistic at this stage, given the sporadic nature of his comeback, but Wayde van Niekerk looks set to challenge for top spot again as he attempts to reclaim his place as the world's best 400m runner.
Throwing money at problems is an easy way out of actually having to change the system in order to fix those problems, but the CSA board seems allergic to that sort of hard work.
In order to protect the players and save the domestic game from potential collapse, Cricket SA’s members need to elect individuals who are going to take the sport forward.
More than two months after non-contact sport was given a provisional green light for a return to play, the status and eventual resumption of most codes remains unclear.
To improve your personal state of health, it is important to take action by finding the path of least resistance.
World Rugby may have this week opened a window for the Rugby Championship to take place in New Zealand between November 7 and December 12, but the situation is still far from ideal for South African participation.
Many of the same lessons which can be learned on a sportsfield can be learned in a virtual contest.
South African gyms’ current business models means it’s simply too difficult to mitigate the risk of Covid-19 infection.
Golfers say it will be weird playing in silence. Believe me, things can get a lot weirder on a sports field.
You can get back to running when there’s somewhere to go. Until then, why not take this rare chance to be lazy?
Not only is the concept of accountability totally foreign to the current CSA Board, but they are also operating with only eight of the prescribed 12 directors in place.
Every person that is forced to stay home during lockdown is going through some form of internal stress, anxiety and even depression. If the situation worsens, we can expect these feeling to hit new levels.
What if we feed our minds with contrary evidence aimed at eventually replacing the painful memories?
You won’t exactly instill fear (and win regularly) when you name yourself the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp…
Exercise means little if it’s not supported by a healthy diet.