The 2017 SAGF Young Leaders conference took place from the 25-26 February 2017. The 4th SAGF Young Leaders Conference was held at Le Chateau Guest House and Conference Centre, Kempton Park, Gauteng.
The SAGF selected potential leaders across the different disciplines to attend the conference. Tseko Mogotsi, the SAGF CEO, attended the 2 days event, along with the 2 facilitators (Penny Cox & Roxy Garvey) who successfully ran the conference.
The following 12 candidates were selected to attend:
|Name and Surname||Discipline|
|Claudia Cummins||Women’s Artistic|
|Bianca Zoonekynd||Trampoline & Tumbling|
|Heather Kayton||Gym For All|
|Aimee Van Rooyen||Gym For All|
|Mbali Nyundu||Rope Skipping|
|Sbu Mabele||Rope Skipping|
|Glen Hlongwane||Women’s Artistic|
|Lehlohonolo Pheko||Rope Skipping|
During the conference the 12 candidates were empowered with the skills that will help them to be more effective leaders within SAGF. The main aim of the conference was to empower potential leaders within the federation with the necessary leadership skills that would help ensure the longevity and prosperity of the Federation.
Topics covered included the following:-
- Qualities of a good leader
- Decision Making
- Goal setting
- Understanding Self and Others
- Conflict Management
The conference was most beneficial to all who attended and SAGF look forward to watching these young leaders develop their potential within their leadership roles in the future.