100 Years of Sporting Excellence

Few South African companies can boast 100 successful years in business. It remains a big deal and for good reason. It is reported that less than half of all new business ventures survive their first five years. In 2018 Olympic Sport celebrates this incredible milestone – 100 years of excellence in sports footwear, design and […]

Top Sports Academies in South Africa

South Africa is buzzing with sporting talent, but professional sports stars like Wayde Van Niekerk and Caster Semenya rely on specialist coaches to hone their talent into medal-winning performances. We’d like to highlight a few of these coaching centres across the country that are doing a brilliant job at shaping the sporting talent we have. […]

Kelly Vroon Joins Olympic International Footwear

Born and raised Capetonian, Kelly Vroon (16), has joined Olympic International Footwear as a friend of the brand. Kelly, who is a grade ten learner at Fairmont High School, is thrilled about joining the Olympic International team of friends: “It’s my first stint in this role and excites and motivates me. It’s such an honour to […]

Athleisure is Here to Stay

While we certainly enjoy checking out the trends on the runways, those with a shoe fetish will be happy to know that the athleisure look is here to stay. Says Gordon Gassert, Product Developer at Olympic International and Jordan & Co: “The rise of athleisure has been part of an entire movement – from spinning studios […]