South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Johannesburg)
SASCOC is South Africa’s national multi-coded sporting body responsible for the preparation, presentation and performance of teams to all multi-coded events, namely the Olympic Games, Paralympic Games, Commonwealth Games, World Games, All Africa Games, Olympic Youth Games, Commonwealth Youth Games and Zone VI Games. At SASCOC we also look after all our various National Federations who are affiliated to us, together with the various provincial sports councils. We are responsible for the awarding for National Protea Colours to athletes/officials who have met the criteria to represent South Africa in different sporting codes and arenas and we also endorse the applications for Bidding and Hosting of international events, providing these criteria are all met.
July 13, 2017
South Africa: Gold and Silver Medals for SA Athletes at IAAF Championships
The heavens opened on day one of the IAAF World Under-18 Athletics Championships in Nairobi, Kenya, on Wednesday... and rained down a gold and silver medal for South Africa. Read more »
November 27, 2016
South Africa/Kenya: Amajita Cruise Past Kenya in Friendly
The national Under-20 men's football team downed Kenya 3-1 in an exciting international friendly match at the Tsakane Stadium in Brakpan on Saturday. Read more »
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