Maties Sport post-doctoral fellow receives prestigious SU research award

7th September 2022

Maties Sport’s Dr Nana Adom-Aboagye was recently awarded for her post-doctoral research in sport as being one of the Top 20 post-doctoral fellows at Stellenbosch University (SU) from the Deputy…

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Gustav Venter in Cricketing Terms

1st September 2022

I have had the privilege of spending many hours discussing cricket with Gustav, solving all of CSA’s problems, and have also had the opportunity of playing alongside him in our…

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Promoting ‘Women in Sport’ with Western Cape Intervarsity Tournament

31st August 2022

By Jamie Wyngaardt. Maties Sport has competed in the Western Cape Intervarsity Tournament along with sister universities, University of Western Cape (UWC), University of Cape Town (UCT), and Cape Peninsula…

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Esports on the rise at Maties

24th August 2022

By Cody Hansen Stellenbosch University’s (SU) Maties Esports club was founded in 2017. The club currently has 19 active players and competes in FIFA, Rocket League and Clash Royale –…

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Women in Sport Leadership – She Dreams Big for Her Small Town

17th August 2022

By Jamie Wyngaardt   A small town in the Western Cape meant Andrea de Waal didn’t have as many opportunities to play sports as other schools might have.   However,…

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Brady Wiseman opens up about her experience at the Winter USSA Hockey Tournament

17th August 2022

With only seven months under her belt, Brady Wiseman has already snatched gold at Maties Sport as one of the High-Performance Interns. The recent USSA Hockey tournament hosted by UCT…

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Women’s Day Blog Aug 2022: Karabo Abuki

17th August 2022

What did you study? I studied BSc (Hon) Sport Science. Why did you choose to study this? My father passed away when I was in grade 11. As a result…

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Maties leave their mark at Commonwealth Games

10th August 2022

By Maties Sport Media and Communications Unit A number of Maties athletes, both past and present, recently took part in the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England. The Games took…

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Women’s Day Blog Aug 2022: Hannah Bevis

10th August 2022

What did you study? BSc Honours in Performance Sport Why did you choose to study this? I grew up really enjoying sport and was very involved in it throughout my…

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Reflecting on a triumphant USSA Hockey campaign with S&C Coach Llewellyn Morkel

4th August 2022

On the back of a successful USSA campaign for both the Maties Hockey Men’s and Women’s teams, strength and conditioning coach Llewellyn Morkel reflects on some of the components of…

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