Sbahle, who was born and raised in Pietermaritzburg (just 1 hour West of Durban), has always been passionate about basketball. All the way through her high school years at Pietermaritzburg Girls’ High she played basketball and represented the Kwa-Zulu Natal on a number of occasions. She captained her high school basketball 1st team in 2010 and was deputy head girl of her high school. It was when Sbahle moved to Durban to further her studies at the University of Kwa- Zulu Natal she started volunteering and coaching at PeacePlayers. During her time with PPI she was given the opportunity to be a part of the Laureus Youth Empowerment through Sports Programme and the Coaching for Hope Programme. At the end of 2014 she completed her Honours Degree in Sport Science and at the same time a position opened up at PPI for a new Marketing and Fundraising Manager.