#TuksSwimming: Penny Heyns backs Tatjana Schoenmaker to medal at the Tokyo Olympic Games
Posted on April 17, 2021
21 years. That is how long it has been since a South African female swimmer medalled at an Olympic Games.
But this statistic is about to change. Penny Heyns is banking on the Tuks swimmer, Tatjana Schoenmaker, to break the "jinx" in Tokyo.
"I am impressed by Tatjana's recent performances....
#TuksNetball: Chantelle Swart says playing for the SPAR Proteas made her smile
Posted on April 17, 2021
How does one recognise Chantelle Swart on the netball court?
The answer is simple. The Tuks netball player is the smiling one. She seemingly enjoys being in the midst of the action. Every time she scores, her smile lingers a little bit longer.
Last month, Swart had a reason for doing so....
#TuksRugby: David Coetzer aims to take control during the 2021 FNB Varsity Cup tournament
Posted on April 15, 2021
David Coetzer aims to take control during the 2021 FNB Varsity Cup tournament
#TuksSwimming: Pieter Coetzé says his never give up attitude helped him qualify for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Posted on April 14, 2021
If you don't succeed at first . . . try . . . try again - is what Pieter Coetzé was about during the 2021 South African National Aquatic Championships in Newton Park, Gqeberha.
#TuksSwimming: Tatjana Schoenmaker wins big at the 2021 South African National Aquatic Championships
Posted on April 13, 2021
Tatjana Schoenmaker can, for now at least, claim to be the world's fastest female 200m breaststroke swimmer after yet again setting a new African record winning in 2:20.17 at the South African National Aquatic Champs in Port Elizabeth. She also staged a new African and South African record time...
#TuksRugby: “Gutsy” Tuks downs Wits in first 2021 FNB Varsity Cup encounter
Posted on April 07, 2021
Strength and fitness made the difference on Sunday, 4 April during the 2021 FNB Varsity Cup encounter in which Tuks came out as winners against Wits with a scoreline of 48-25 at Tuks Stadium in Pretoria.
#TuksAthletics: Taylon Bieldt is the new challenger on the blocks in the women’s 400m-hurdles
Posted on April 05, 2021
The Tuks athlete, Taylon Bieldt, has steadily been getting faster without anyone really taking note, but things changed when she won the 400m-hurdles in 56.17 seconds at the Bestmed TuksAthletics Stadium.
#TuksAthletics: South African race walker, Wayne Snyman, qualifies for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Posted on April 03, 2021
South African race walker, Wayne Snyman of TuksAthletics, will vouch that a mere second faster can make a big difference; it was what helped him qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.