6 events where SA nearly won more Rio medals

2016-08-25 20:25

So close yet so far! We look at 6 moments where SA nearly won more medals at the Rio Olympic Games.

Worst day ever for SA rowing?

2016-08-12 22:18

It was supposed to be a day of celebration, but South Africa's rowers were all left bitterly disappointed in Rio on Friday.

Start of a medal run for SA rowers?

2016-08-11 17:17

The South African rowing team has its first medal of the Rio Olympics ... and there could be one or two more to come.

Big day for SA rowers

2016-08-11 11:45

Thursday is a day of semi-finals for South African rowers, with four teams competing for a chance to add a third Olympic medal in Rio.

SA rowers solid in 'choppy' conditions

2016-08-06 17:02

South Africa's rowers were off to a solid start in their first heat of the Rio 2016 Olympics on Saturday.

Cambridge ends Oxford streak to claim 162nd boat race

2016-03-27 18:04

Cambridge won its first Boat Race in four years, defeating Oxford in the 162nd annual contest on the River Thames

Coach has high regard for SA rowers

2015-10-13 16:00

SA rowing coach Roger Barrow expects a lot from his rowers at next year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Smith, Thompson to defend world title

2015-09-04 18:41

SA duo James Thompson and John Smith have their sights set on gold at the World Rowing Championships in France.

SA rowers on course

2015-09-02 19:26

South African rowers remain firmly on course to qualify for Rio 2016 with a strong performance at the World Rowing Champs in France.

Crunch time for SA rowers

2015-08-26 12:23

National coach Roger Barrow hopes three years of meticulous planning and hard work will come to fruition for SA's rowers.


Rowing teams needs a 'hug and a beer'

2016-08-13 07:15

The South African rowing team could do with a hug from a loved one and a couple of beers after a tough day at the office.

SA rowers miss out on medals

2016-08-12 16:35

It was a tough Friday for South Africa's rowers as all teams missed out on medals in their respective Olympic finals in Rio de Janeiro.

SA rowers claim silver

2016-08-11 16:06

The South African pair of Lawrence Brittain and Shaun Keeling have won a silver medal in the men's pairs rowing competition at the Rio Olympics.

SA rowing duo reach men's pair final

2016-08-09 15:21

South African rowers Lawrence Brittain and Shaun Keeling have reached the men’s pair final at the Olympic Games.

SA para-rowing build towards Rio

2016-06-22 19:23

South Africa’s two para-rowing boats both put in impressive performances at the World Rowing Cup 3 in Poznan, Poland on Saturday.

Olympic gold medalist receives doping ban

2015-10-28 17:01

London Olympic kayak gold medalist, Australian Tate Smith has received a 2-year doping ban.

Grobler, McCann get their medal

2015-09-06 13:46

Ursula Grobler and Kirsten McCann have secured a bronze medal at the World Rowing Championships in France.

Three SA boats qualify for Rio

2015-09-03 15:40

SA are guaranteed three spots at the Olympics after three boats advanced to their respective A-finals at the World Rowing Championships.

Solid start for SA rowers

2015-08-31 13:39

SA got their World Rowing Championships in France off to a good start with three boats automatically advancing to the next round.

Double silver for SA's lightweight rowers

2015-07-13 16:02

South Africa's lightweight crews have bagged two silver medals at the final leg of the World Rowing Cup in Switzerland.

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