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: Rugby - Sevens Debut in Tunisia for Mkhari and Ndawonde
Rights Mkhari and Zinhle Ndawonde will face a baptism of fire in the Rugby Africa Sevens in Tunisia on Saturday and Sunday as they make their Springbok Women's Sevens debuts in the… Read more »
February 23, 2016
South Africa: SA Quartet Off to All-Africa Championships
National pride will take precedence when four of the country's top juniors line up in South Africa's title defence at the 2016 All-Africa Junior Golf Championship in Tunisia at the… Read more »
February 17, 2016
South Africa: Myeki Set to Make Golfing History in Tunisia
Border amateur Zethu Myeki will make an historic debut for Womens Golf South Africa when she lines up in the prestigious All-Africa Challenge Trophy (AACT) alongside top ranked… Read more »
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