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.
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.
With a passion for enriching the lives of underprivileged learners, three local educators took it upon themselves to use their strengths to give back.
A 17-year-old local has accomplished an incredible feat of cycling the equivalent height of Everest to raise funds to buy bicycles for the poor.
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.
Karate kid Hemal Heeralal jets off to India this weekend to represent South Africa and his karate organization AFSKSA in an international tournament.
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.
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.
Chad le Clos was ready to ‘take it on the chin’, as he put it, as he spoke to the media for the first time since finishing fourth in the Olympic 200m butterfly final in Rio.
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…