South Africa: 2012 Olympics Team Unveiled At Last

The Olympic governing has announced the initial team which will represent the country at this year's London Olympics.
  • South Africa:  Team for 2012 Olympics Unveiled At Last

    The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee, 6 June 2012

    An initial team of 112 athletes to represent South Africa at this year's London Olympics was proudly announced by South Africa's Olympic governing body SASCOC on Wednesday. read more »

South Africa's 800m specialist Caster Semenya.

  • South Africa:  Olympics 2012 - DA Launches Golebogo Social Media Campaign

    Democratic Alliance, 18 May 2012

    Today the DA has launched a social media campaign to support Olympic hopeful, Lebogang Moeng, in his efforts to attain sufficient funding for the Olympic games and qualifiers. read more »

  • South Africa:  Olympics 2012 - What Happened to Country Team Funding?

    Democratic Alliance, 17 May 2012

    South African Olympic athlete, Lebogang Moeng, may not have sufficient funding to leave for Europe for his Olympic preparation this weekend. read more »

  • South Africa:  Mbalula Commends National Men's Hockey Team

    BuaNews, 11 May 2012

    Sport Minister Fikile Mbalula has applauded the fighting spirit displayed by the South African men's hockey team in qualifying for the 2012 London Olympics. read more »

  • South Africa:  Nation Hockey Men Clinch Place At Olympics, 7 May 2012

    The South Africa men's hockey team qualified for the Olympic Games on Sunday, claiming the last hockey ticket for London by beating host nation Japan 2-1 in the final of a ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Banyana Gets Spot in 'Group of Death'

    BuaNews, 25 April 2012

    The South African senior women's team, Banyana Banyana, has been drawn in the toughest group of the 2012 London Olympics, which includes World Cup champions, Japan. read more »

  • South Africa:  Banyana Handed Tough Olympic Draw, 25 April 2012

    Banyana Banyana was handed a very tough draw for the London Olympic Games on Wednesday. read more »

  • South Africa:  Banyana Banyana Optimistic Following Olympic Women's Draw in London

    South African Football Association, 24 April 2012

    Banyana Banyana's Olympic Group draw along with World Cup champions Japan and Top 10 ranked nations in Sweden and Canada, has been met with a level of optimism by national team ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Women's Hockey Team Road to London

    BuaNews, 22 April 2012

    The South African women's hockey team was recently lauded for joining their soccer counterparts in qualifying for the London Olympics. Government threw its support behind the two ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Hockey Men Aim to Book Olympic Spot, 19 April 2012

    The South African men's hockey team jets off on Thursday for Japan, the Land of the Rising Sun, and will be hoping that golden rays shine brightly upon them as they attempt to ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Catch Olympic Fever On Team Local Fridays!, 18 April 2012

    South Africans have been urged to get out the six-coloured flags, pull on the green and gold t-shirts, and show their support for the country's Olympic and Paralympic athletes on ... read more »