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South Africa’s medals at Rio 2016

South Africa put on a stellar performance during the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, in Brazil. The country racked up a tally...

Infographic: South African Olympic medals since 1992

Ahead of this year's Olympic Games, we look back at South Africa's highlights in the global sporting competition. Following its readmittance to international sport...

Funding injection for Team South Africa from NLC

Ahead of the Olympic Games in Brazil in August, the National Lotteries Commission (NLC) has partnered with the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic...

Carrying the hopes of a nation

South African Airways took national pride to new heights in 1996 with its Ndizani Olympic plane, and now the airline plans to do it again for the 2012 Olympic Games – this time with the help of creative citizens.
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SA's 2010 stadiums near completion

2010 boost for SA’s Olympic hopes

Rio de Janeiro's winning the right to host the 31st Olympiad has boosted South Africa's Olympic ambitions. A successful 2010 Fifa World Cup would enable the country to stake a serious claim to host the event in 2020.
Olympic Team SA takes six

Olympic Team SA takes six

South Africa added two silvers to its collection as the Athens Olympics drew to an end, with Hestrie Cloete and Mbulaeni Mulaudzi finishing second in the high jump and the 800 metres respectively. Given the two athletes' form going into the competition, the first result was a minor disappointment, the second a major triumph.


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