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.
South Africa/Senegal:Amajita Squander 2-0 Lead As Senegal Celebrate the Win
Senegal overturned a two-goal deficit to move top of the U20 AFCON Group B with a 4-3 win over Amajita in Zambia on Thursday. Read more »
May 26, 2016
South Africa:Athletes in the Medals At Dakar Diamond League
It was hurdlers Antonio Alkana and Leroux Hamman who flew the South African flag highest at Wednesday's IAAF World Challenge track and field meeting in Dakar, Senegal. Read more »
December 12, 2015
South Africa/Senegal:SA Youngsters Set Their Sights On Rio After Sinking Senegal
The South African Under-23 men's footballers have provisionally booked their spot at next year's Rio Olympics after beating host nation Senegal 3-1 on penalties on Saturday. Read more »
November 29, 2015
South Africa/Senegal:SA's Olympic Hopefuls Have It All to Do After Senegal Defeat
The national men's Under-23 football team got their bid to be at next year's Olympic Games in Rio off to a shaky start in Senegal on Saturday. Read more »
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