#TuksRowing: Betts loves the challenge of being faster all the time
Posted on July 09, 2020
Don't limit your challenges. Challenge your limits. It is pretty much the mindset Bradley Betts has when training with South Africa's Olympic rowing training squad.
#TuksRowing: South African rowing trailblazer calls it a day
Posted on June 23, 2020
Ursula Grobler has been one of the trailblazers of South African women's sport in the last decade, but there comes a time when enough is enough.
#TuksRowing: Olympic rowing squad uses modern technology to ensure some sense of normality
Posted on April 08, 2020
The session starts with the rowers of South Africa's Olympic training squad at first amicably chatting amongst each other. There are enquiries about each other's health. No one seems to be sick. Someone asks the coach what is required for the session.
#TuksRowing: Olympic rower pleas for South Africans to abide by lockdown rules
Posted on March 27, 2020
Please adhere to the rules of the lockdown and social distancing.
This is the plea of Lawrence Brittain (Tuks), an Olympic silver medallist in 2016.
#TuksRowing: SA rowers quest to qualify for the Tokyo Games is only starting
Posted on February 28, 2020
One boat, two spots but four contenders is the challenge South Africa's foremost men's rowers face who are hoping to compete at the Tokyo Olympic Games.
#TuksRowing: South African rowers impress during Italian regatta
Posted on April 16, 2019
South Africa’s rowers gave a good account of themselves over the past weekend during the Memorial Paulo D’Aloju in Piediluco, Italy winning two races as well as being second in four races and third in another.
#TuksRowing: McCann and Van Wyk win silver in their first World Cup outing
Posted on June 04, 2018
It was predicted that Kirsten McCann and Nicole van Wyk can become a formidable rowing combination. Yesterday in Belgrade in their first World Cup outing as a lightweight double sculls crew they did not disappoint winning a silver medal.
#TuksRowing: SA rowers win 4 gold medals in Italy
Posted on April 16, 2018
South Africa’s rowers proved they are again going to be a force in international rowing when they won four gold medals over the three days of the Regata Internazionale Memorial Paolo d'Aloja in Italy.