On the rise

Mark Armstrong, from Hilton College, has been selected to attend the SARU Elite Player Development U16 Rugby Assessment Camp which will be held at Paarl Gymnasium, Paarl during October 2017.

Sevens Rugby win for SCC

The Saints Sevens continued their impressive season with a string of high quality performances on Saturday, 2 September.

SA World Canoe Champs

Epworth paddlers, Amy Peckett (front) and Caitlin Mackenzie represented South Africa in the U18 K2 event at the 2017 World Canoe Marathon Championships at Camps Drift, were they were placed 6th overall. 

Team of Choice a game away from final

Maritzburg United players will be all fired up as they prepare for a showdown with SuperSport United in the second leg MTN8 semi-final knowing that a win or 0-0 draw would see them to their first final in the Premier Soccer League(PSL).

Stateside Spectacle

Although it is the height of summer here in the madhouse that is Trump’s America, and not withstanding that there are umpteen Major League Baseball games daily, two other “sports” issues made the headlines this past week.

Springboks , coaches offer young players comprehensive holiday training

Former Springboks, national coaches and rugby specialists will be giving back to young players by offering up their expertise these July holidays at the Investec International Rugby Academy’s high performance Players’ and Coaches Courses in Pietermaritzburg.

City’s champion’s amazing Comrades victory

Once a casual bricklayer in Pietermaritzburg, Comrades champion Bongmusa Mthembu has shown his merit by winning the gruelling marathon for the second time. Now a professional runner, Mthembu, from Bulwer in the Midlands, strode home in comfort, much like when he won the down run to Durban in 2014. Completing the race in 5:35:34, he…

SA representative

One of Epworth’s top canoeists, Grade 10 Caitlin Mackenzie, has been selected to represent South Africa at the 2017 Junior and U23 Sprint Kayaking World Championships