Lungelo Dubazane counts being the first university graduate in his family as his proudest moment. While he mentions feeling disappointed when he initially failed in his studies, he persevered, cultivating discipline and this eventually led to a completed bachelor’s degree in education from the University of Johannesburg. The Soweto native is currently working towards an honours degree in educational management through Unisa, and hopes to make an impact through sports education as both an educator and coach.Working behind the scenes to nurture talent, he wants to help the youth, especially those in rural areas, to get the exposure required to ascend to the global stage. Dubazane is also a sports blogger and podcaster currently working to launch Halakasha.co.za.
Keep working on what you love even when it seems it is not paying off – one day it will.