South African explorer Kingsley Holgate is back on the road for an ultra-long expedition, this time to boost malaria-prevention efforts in South Sudan and wish the new nation well as it celebrates independence on 9 July 2011.
• Adventurer spreads his nets wide
South African President Jacob Zuma has wished the Spar national netball team, Amantombazane, the best of luck ahead of their departure to Singapore on 21 June 2011 to compete in the World Netball Championships.
• Hi-tech help for future sports stars
In September 2011, local hockey coach Craig Sieben will embark on an epic journey of goodwill across Africa, to raise awareness for disabled children. He'll pass through 15 countries on his way from Cape Town to Port Said, Egypt.
• SA off to wheelchair tennis champs
Play Your Part is a newly launched national initiative by Brand South Africa, and powered by the organisation forgood, to encourage all South Africans to contribute to positive change, to become involved, to simply play a part.
• Building a thriving nation brand