Media Releases

SASCOC APPLAUDS VAN DYK FOR WINNING A RECORD OF 10 TITLES

April 22nd, 2014  |  filed under Media Releases

The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) has congratulated Paralympian wheelchair racer and handcyclist, Ernst van Dyk who made history on Monday by winning a record 10th wheelchair title in the Boston Marathon. Read the rest of this entry »

SASCOC’s Sam finishes Two Oceans in awareness campaign

April 19th, 2014  |  filed under Media Releases

SASCOC President Gideon Sam successfully completed Saturday’s Old Mutual Two Oceans half-marathon in Cape Town as part of a bid to raise awareness of the SASCOC/SAIDS awareness campaign against drugs in sport.

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SASCOC CONGRATULATES RECIPIENTS OF NATIONAL ORDERS

April 17th, 2014  |  filed under Media Releases

 

The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) extends warmest congratulations to all recipients of the National Orders to be presented by President Jacob Zuma on Freedom Day, Sunday 27 April, 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

SASCOC President ready to run the ‘race’ against doping in sport

April 17th, 2014  |  filed under Media Releases

A team of leading South African sports administrators and former sports aces will continue drumming in the anti-drugs message when they join thousands of runners at Saturday’s Old Mutual Two Oceans half-marathon in Cape Town.

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100-Day milestone for 2014 Commonwealth Games

April 14th, 2014  |  filed under Media Releases

Monday, 14 April sees South Africa and fellow Commonwealth countries around the globe marking the key date of just 100 days before the opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Scotland.

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Exciting new SASCOC app launched for sports fans

April 9th, 2014  |  filed under Media Releases

As from Wednesday, 9 April, 2014 sports lovers will be able to download the official SASCOC Magazine from the Apple App Store.

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SA sport must adapt or die – Mbalula, Sam

April 5th, 2014  |  filed under Media Releases

SASCOC President Gideon Sam and Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula on Saturday both strongly urged the South African sports movement to adapt or die.

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SASCOC to celebrate Day of Sport for Development and Peace

April 5th, 2014  |  filed under Media Releases

SASCOC will join the world in celebrating the first ever International Day of Sport for Development and Peace on Sunday, April 6, 2014.

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SASCOC President on the road in promotion of ‘fair play’

April 4th, 2014  |  filed under Media Releases

The President of the SA Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC), Mr Gideon Sam, said today that his training as part of the SA Institute for Drug-Free Sport (SAIDS) ‘I Play Fair’ team for the 2014 Old Mutual Two Oceans half-marathon is well underway and that he is on target to achieving his goal.

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SA and Chinese Taipei share training tips in Bloemfontein

April 4th, 2014  |  filed under Media Releases

Thursday was the second day of training at the National Training Centre (NTC) in Bloemfontein for the South African tug-of-war team and their Chinese Taipei counterparts, one of the best teams in the world.

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