On 3 August, Nothamsanga Stephen competed in the regional Central Gauteng Rhythmic Gymnastics Competition and placed 2nd in the free routine, 3rd in the ribbon routine and 1st in the hoop routine. Thamsi placed 2nd in her age group and qualified to represent Central Gauteng at the Provincial competition which took place on 31 August. Here she placed 3rd in the free routine, 2nd in the ribbon routine, 2nd in the hoop routine. Thamsi placed 2nd overall and qualified to represent Gauteng at the 2019 Rhythmic Gymnastics National Games held in Durban from 24 – 28 September. At this event she placed 2nd in the hoop routine, first in the ribbon routine and 2nd overall in the Competition. Congratulations Thamsi, this is outstanding!