EDITORIAL | At a time such as this, at least we can look east, even if it’s at 4am
SA has been through the most recently, so it’s a joy to watch our Olympic athletes, no matter how they fare
There is something special about waking up at 4am to watch a fellow South African rip through an Olympic swimming pool in a flat-out push for a gold medal.
Then, just minutes later, watching another swimmer do the same as they try to make the next day’s final.
Then, while we’re still bleary-eyed, with morning coffee not quite yet coursing through our veins, flicking to sevens rugby and seeing the Blitzboks trying to replicate their bronze-medal performance of five years ago...