Local sport

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.

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. 

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

Run for Community Chests

The Community Chests of Durban and Pietermaritzburg are one of the Comrades Marathon Official Charities for 2017 and are allowed to raise funds through the Comrades Marathon.

Flying high

Congratulations to Epworth High School divers.

Kwa-Zulu Natal Tennis selection

Mary-Lynn Cotton, a Grade 7 pupil at Laddsworth Primary School has been selected to represent the Kwa-Zulu Natal Primary Schools Tennis Team, competing at the National Tennis Tournament in Bloemfontein early April. Mary-Lynn is ranked 3rd in the KZN A Team.
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