SA rowers reach U23 World Champs podium

2017-07-24 10:16

South Africa’s rowers proved they could hold their own against the world’s best by winning two medals at the World Under-23 Championships.

Oxford claim 163rd Boat Race

2017-04-02 20:01

Oxford won the men's Boat Race for the fourth time in five years as they defeated Cambridge to regain the title on London's River Thames.

Major honour for SA Olympic coach

2016-12-02 15:02

South Africa’s two-time Olympic rowing coach, Roger Barrow, has been named 2016 World Rowing Coach of the Year.

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.


Presidential honour awaits Wayde van Niekerk

2017-04-19 22:26

South African sprinter Wayde van Niekerk is set to receive a National Order award from President Jacob Zuma.

SA rowing coach chooses SA over Australia

2017-01-20 11:58

National rowing coach Roger Barrow has shown his patriotic side by turning down an offer to head up the Australian men and women’s rowing programme.

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.

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