7 Cyclists Named in SA Olympic Squad


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The South African Sports Confederation, Olympic and Paralympic Committee (SASCOC) has named seven cyclists to add to Team South Africa’s representation at the 2024 Paris Olympics.

Men: Ryan Gibbons (road), Jean Spies (track), Alan Hatherley (MTB)
Women: Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio (road), Tiffany Keep (road), Candice Lill (MTB), Miyanda Maseti (BMX)
Management: Ciska du Plessis-Austin, Nicole Shuttlewortth, Benedict Moqumo, Barry Austin, Jean-Pierre Jacobs, Tyler Klumper, Brigitte Mileson

In the sport of triathlon, three athletes have been named:

TRIATHLON (3)
Men: Henri Schoeman, Jamie Riddle
Women: Vicky van der Merwe
Management: Riana Robertson, Lindsey Parry

In addition, SASCOC further revealed financial incentives for medallists.

Athletes who win gold will be awarded R 400 000, with the coach receiving R 100 000. Silver medallists will earn R 200 000 and R 50 000; while bronze medal pay-outs will be R 75 000 and R 25 000 for the athlete and coach, respectively.

The 2024 Olympic games are scheduled to take place from Fri, 26 Jul 2024 – Sun, 11 Aug 2024.

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