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TEAM SA – Athlete Health Online Portal

Purpose: create a platform that athletes can use to access information and ask questions

Content Themes: COVID -19 countermeasures and FAQs and other health considerations for athletes/team members attending the Games


Landing Page

Section 1: Intro

  • The Athlete Health Resource Centre has been created to ensure that Team SA athletes have access to important information that will help them stay healthy leading up to and during the Games. Ensuring that you are physically and mentally healthy will enable you to reach your full potential as an athlete. Stay informed. Stay Healthy. Stay focused.

Section 2: What’s new – this section highlights changes/updates made in the past week.

Section 3: Icons

All you need to know about COVID-19 at the Games

Mental Wellbeing

Beat the Heat

Travel Related

Section 4: Important Contacts:

GM Performance – for any questions related to logistics eg travel arrangements, kit, qualification criteria etc – Leon Fleiser (email)

Chef de Mission – the Chef de Mission is the spokesperson for Team SA and ensures the coaches, managers, and athletes have success navigating the Games environment. For any xxx questions contact Team SA’s Chef de Mission for the Olympic Games, Patience Shikwambana (email)

COVID Liaison Officer – for any questions you have about COVID-19 before and during the Games contact Dr Phathokuhle Zondi on

Chief Medical Officer Team South Africa Olympics – for information about medical support, injury management and health care at the Olympic Games contact Dr Phathokuhle Zondi on

CMO Paralympic Games – for information about medical support, injury management and health care at the Olympic Games contact Dr Carolette Cloete on (to confirm which email touse)

Section5: (footer) SASCOC would like to thank the following partners for investing in the Health of Team SA (Logo’s of Partners)

Other Pages:

Page 1: COVID-19

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The COVID-19 Playbook

The Athletes and Official Playbook published by the IOC and IPC is a technical document explaining all the measures currently applicable for athletes and officials in the lead-up and during the Games.  There are different Playbooks explaining all the measures currently applicable for each stakeholder group.

Click here to view it:

The Playbook – Athletes and Officials

Summary of Playbook

Content to Follow


Content to Follow

(More Headings will be added as we develop  the content)

Page 2: Mental Wellbeing – to follow

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Page 3: Beat the Heat (to follow)

Page 4: The Travelling Athlete (to follow)

26 April – Input during meeting

Gary Feedback

  • Design for mobile phone
  • Suggestion to create a separate icon. Name: Athlete Health
  • Send a stock image of PZ to personalise.

Social Media

  • Weekly twitter and instagram posts highlighting key points from new content
  • Bronwyn: LIVE FAQ with Dr and some of the athletes. Team Mzansi IG