• Le Clos and his coach split

    Le Clos and his coach split

    Chad le Clos, the most successful swimmer in South African Olympic history with four medals, has parted ways with his coach of 14 years, Graham Hill. In a statement released on Thursday, Le Clos said: ‘Graham Hill has done a great job as my coach for 14 years. We have achieved a lot together at every level of the sport:… Read more →


    Roxy ready to burn up the track

    Roxy Burns reckons that being is Rio feels more like Beijing than it does London, and she is relishing the chance to compete on a ‘fast track’ that ‘still smells new’. Burns will miss another Paralympic opening ceremony on Wednesday evening, but that’s a small sacrifice as she aims to contribute to the Team SA medal tally in Rio. Stellenbosch based… Read more →


    Team SA: The ‘awards’ review

    Team SA: The ‘awards’ review

    As the curtain on the 2016 Rio Olympics comes down, GARY LEMKE gives his verdict on South Africa as they return with their best Olympics haul since isolation and equalling the 10 medals from Antwerp (1920) and Helsinki (1952).