Yearly Archives: 2010
South African golfers provided many highlights in 2010, but none more than Louis Oosthuizen, who scored an extraordinary seven-shot victory in the British Open at Saint Andrews in July. Brad Morgan looks back on the golfing year.
South Africa's space weather centre, one of 13 in the world, has been opened in the Western Cape. There are hopes the facility will improve the country's position in the global space sector and enable it to achieve its space-related ambitions.
After the highs of 2009, which included a test series win over the British and Irish Lions and victory in the Tri-Nations, 2010 was a disappointing year for the Springboks - but there were highlights in other competitions to offset the disappointment. Brad Morgan looks back on the rugby year.
South Africa's micro-satellite, SumbandilaSat, is living up to its Venda name as it "leads the way" in providing free, frequent high-resolution images capable of revolutionising local earth observation in various fields.
Gifted South African midfielder Steven Pienaar has been named as the ambassador for Fifa's Football for Hope programme, a unique global movement that uses the power of football to achieve sustainable social development.