About Saspa: South African Sports Picture Agency


CATHERINE KOTZE: Chief Photographer/Administrator / +27(0)83 253 2471


Wessel Oosthuizen: Specialist Photographer


Anton de Villiers: Sports & Wildlife Photographer


Award-winning photographers:

Several award-winning photographers have joined forces and have pooled their finest pictures to form a new South African sports images bank. Thousands of high-class images of memorable sports moments and famous sports personalities are available from SASPA.  

The photographs can be sourced at www.saspa.photoshelter.com    On-line payment facilities are available.

Publications such as newspapers, magazines, websites and other users must contact SASPA at our contact numbers and email addresses.

Among the photographers who have pooled their pictures are  Bernard Jordaan, Anton de Villiers, Wessel Oosthuizen, Catherine Kotze and Reg Caldecott.

 Some of the thousands of images that are available:

Athletics: Paul Nash, John van Reenen, Zola Budd, Johan Fourie, Matthews (Loop en Val) Motshwarateu, Sydney Maree, Fanie van Zijl, Josia Thugwane, Hezekiel Sepeng, Elana Meyer and Caster Semenya … Pictures of these stars are many, many others, are available from SASPA. 

Boxing: From Vic and Willie Toweel, Arnold Taylor, Pierre Fourie, Gerrie Coetzee, Mike Schutte and Kallie Knoetze to Brian Mitchell, Jacob (Baby Jake) Matlala, Willie Ludick and Jimmy Abbott to the present stars – SASPA has almost all of them.

 Cricket: Outstanding pictures of Barry Richards, Graeme Pollock, Fanie de Villiers and many other “golden oldies” as well as the stars of the 21st century such as Graeme Smith, Jacques Kallis, Makhaya Ntini, AB de Villiers, Dale Steyn, Hashim Amla ...

Football: Need a picture of Jomo Sono or Mark Fish or Neil Tovey? Or an excellent shot of one of the stars of the 21st century? SASPA is the source to go to.

Olympic and Commonwealth Games: Photographs of many SA medal winners and competitors are available.

Rugby: This section offers many modern-era images as well as historic photographs; many that cannot be found anywhere else. All the greats are there: Springboks, All Blacks, British Lions, Wallabies, Frenchmen – Frik du Preez, Francois Pienaar, Colin Meads, Willie John McBride and hundreds of others.

Tennis: South African stars such as Ray Moore, Bob Hewitt, Frew McMillan, Amanda Coetzer, Wayne Ferreira and others are available.

Swimming: From Karen Muir, Ann Fairley, Penny Heyns and Charlene Wittstock to Roland Schoeman, Cameron van der Burgh, Chad le Clos … they’re all avalible in the SASPA files.