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.
Congratulations to Epworth High School divers.
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.
Roads affected during the KZN Summer series cycling event , Sat 25 March and Sun 26 March
Matric pupil, Hamish Lovemore from Hilton College was placed 4th overall and 1st in the U18 category, in the two-day Drak Challenge canoe marathon in Underberg, which was held recently.
Maritzburg College staff (in red) continued their run of success, when they recently beat the 2017 prefects (in white), by 10 runs in the annual staff vs prefects cricket match.
Gavin Morris, Kamogelo Selane and Ethan Bosch, all Hilton pupils from 2016, were selected to represent the Dolphins U19 team following their performances at Khaya Majola Coke week.
Athlone, Grade 6 pupil Decklan Slabbert built his own Meccano Robot, much to the delight of the staff in the school office, doing the Tango, Ballet, talking and shaking hands with all.
Treverton Prep congratulates their swimming stars Clara and David Steyn and Sienna Marx who took part in the Umgungundlovu Swimming Trials this past weekend.
The 2017 rugby season should bring some interesting competition, between Maritzburg College Old Boys, Daniel Kriel, and his twin brother Jesse, with Daniels move to the Stormers, from the Blue Bulls.
Preparations for the highly anticipated aQuelle Midmar Mile are well on their way, and apart from the usual thousands of participants, this year’s race will have another very special swimmer taking part.