Stormers poach Dan Kriel

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.

Quadruple amputee to swim Midmar Mile

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.


Yogi Berra was an accomplished baseball catcher for the famed New York Yankees in the 1950s. He lived across the Hudson River in New Jersey, but he pronounced it “Nu Joisey”, and is famous for his many memorable quotes and malapropisms, such as,” the future ain’t what it used to be, when you come to…

Comrades runners at Chest kid’s party

The PMB Community Chest hosted their annual Christmas Party for 500 underprivileged children early December, at the Golden Horse Casino In-fields. The day an amazing one, with a variety of foods and gifts supplied for the children, with each children receiving something from Father Christmas. The Comrades Marathon/Community Chest runners who are part of the…

Dusi victory top of mind for Khwela

Winning the 2017 FNB Dusi Canoe Marathon is all that currently occupies 2014 K2 Dusi winner Sbonelo Khwela’s mind ahead of the three day Pietermaritzburg to Durban classic which takes place from 16-18 February.

BallduhDash – A Huge Sucess

The annual BallduhDash was held on Friday 4th November 2016 at Maritzburg College. This 4 km fun walk / run brought together men and boys of all ages, in support of Cancer awareness and fundraising, with all monies raised donated to MBTM’s (More Balls than Most) a brother company of Pink Drive.

City holding thumbs for local Paralympics hopeful

As the only Pietermaritzburg swimmer at the 2016 Rio Paralympics, Epworth matriculant Alani Ferreira is doing Pietermaritzburg proud, having broken four African records for all four of the heats and races she has swam so far.

Local karate champion represents SA in India

Karate kid Hemal Heeralal jets off to India this weekend to represent South Africa and his karate organization AFSKSA in an international tournament.