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.

Drak Challenge

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 vs Prefect

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. 

Cricket stars in the making

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.

Robot magic

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.

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.