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.

“Ordinary couple” set to achieve extraordinary goal

Not everyone can boast completing a marathon, fewer still can say they’ve run a marathon on every continent, but if all goes according to plan, Pietermaritzburg locals, Eleanor and Stephen Pienaar will be putting their names to that feat.

Olympic swimmers compete in PMB

While the buzz of the Olympics is slowly dying out, the City of Choice got a local taste of the Olympic hype at the South African Short Course Swimming Championship semi-finals that took place recently.


The Rio 2016 Olympics is finally upon us! The opening ceremony will take place at 20:00 pm on Friday August 5th,   Rio de Janeiro time. Seeing that South Africa is five hours ahead of Rio, this equates to Saturday August 6th at 01:00 am in South African time. The four hour long celebration of the…