Chatting about South African athletics and breaking records with Akani Simbine, South Africa’s superstar sprinter
After hearing countless reports on the radio on my way to work about which record Akani had broken now, I knew he had to be a Hot Guy / Cold Drink feature. But it really took a face-to-face interview to realise the magnitude of his talent. Also incredibly down to earth, Akani is now set to represent South Africa at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Here’s what we discussed over Gemelli’s Mad Italian cocktails.