Beyond their physical well-being, we need to worry about how they're going to get through the coming weeks, writes Mandy Wiener.
Morning clouds. Cool.
You can call her Ibtihaj Muhammad, a.k.a. Hijarbie.
Olympic gold medallist Wayde van Niekerk was voted "South African of the Year" in a Twitter poll organised by Jan "Braai" Scannell to mark Heritage Day.
Oromo marathon runner Feyisa Lilesa does not expect a hero’s welcome in Ethiopia, despite winning Silver at the Rio Olympics last month.
When you aren’t into watching sports things can get really awkward every four years/all the time.
These athletes have the strength, speed and spring to jump over 18 metres.
Wayde van Niekerk’s former primary school athletics coach says he could see the potential in the future record-breaking Olympian back then already.
Crowned by wreaths, faces filled with emotion, the athletes mount the podium to the strains of the Brazilian national anthem and receive their medals.
A list of South Africans in competition at the Olympic Games on Tuesday, August 9.
GRAPHIC VIDEOS: Broken bones and shattered dreams – athletes at the Rio Olympics 2016 have already suffered some gruesome injuries.
Team South Africa are involved in a number of events on Day 3 of the 2016 Olympics in Rio.
Eight Brazilians convicted of plotting a jihadist attack on the Rio Olympics last year were sentenced to between five and 15 years in prison.
The University of the Free State has celebrated its golden boy Wayde van Niekerk and fellow Olympian Rynardt van Rensburg.
With all the racial debate surrounding Wayde Van Niekerk's win, nowhere did I see anyone asking the man himself how he felt representing the coloured community, writes Faatimah Hendricks.
Challenge your family to see who knows the most about (arguably) the biggest sports event on earth!
Wayde hasn’t just won this medal as a South African or as a Person Of Colour. He won it as a coloured man. Carmen Williams wants you to know why this is important.
LIVE updates and interactive commentary from the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on Monday, August 15.
An athlete needs a good level of psychological skills and self-regulation to be able to deal with the pressure that a big stage such as the Olympic Games brings.
The grandmother of British swimmer Adam Peaty has become a champion tweeter as she gushes with pride about the new world record holder's achievements
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