David George

 

First SA athletes named for Beijing team

Jenny Bernstein

South African athletes will not be given specific targets for Beijing, but will aim to better previous records and enjoy the challenging experience of the Olympic Games. The first batch of names of athletes and officials who will form part of Team SA were announced at Olympic House in Johannesburg on Wednesday.

Giro del Capo gets sponsorship boost

Staff Reporter

Cycling in South Africa received yet another boost on Monday when it was announced that MTN has become the title sponsor of the country's premier and only international road-cycling stage race, the Giro del Capo. The five-day stage race takes place yearly in the Western Cape.