Monthly Archive for: ‘April, 2013’

Response to Reports that Oscar Pistorius has not been invited to London Anniversary Games

RESPONSE TO REPORTS THAT OSCAR PISTORIUS HAS NOT BEEN INVITED TO LONDON ANNIVERSARY GAMES   “Oscar has no plans to compete internationally at this point”   STATEMENT BY PEET VAN ZYL, AGENT Pretoria, 17 April 2013   This decision does not come as a surprise to us. There never were any plans for Oscar to participate in London. The fact …

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Response to Reports on Oscar Pistorius in Sunday Newspapers (South Africa)

RESPONSE TO REPORTS ON OSCAR PISTORIUS IN SUNDAY NEWSPAPERS (SOUTH AFRICA)   STATEMENT BY THE PISTORIUS FAMILY Pretoria, 14 April 2013   In response to the articles in the Sunday Times and Rapport newspapers in South Africa today, Arnold Pistorius, uncle of Oscar, wishes to state the following:   As indicated to both publications, we confirm that Oscar did go out …

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Not a Day Passes that Oscar does not Mourn for Reeva

STATEMENT BY PISTORIUS FAMILY PRETORIA, 11 APRIL   Oscar, and the Pistorius family, are deeply disturbed by the tone of a number of recent reports in the South African tabloid press as well as commentary on various social media platforms. The disregard that is being shown by some – specifically those commenting via social media – for the profound pain …

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Oscar Not Training Competitively

Media Release South Africa, Pretoria, 4 April 2013   OSCAR NOT TRAINING COMPETITIVELY In response to the various media reports this morning that Oscar Pistorius is back in training, the Pistorius family wish to state the following: Oscar is not back on any official training programme.  This may change in future, but this will be a decision taken by Oscar, …

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