Local sport

Sharks Trail Adventure fun at the start of the holidays

As the school calendar turns to end-of-year exams, many families are looking forward to the holidays, and entries for the Stihl Sharks Trail Adventure at the Summerveld Estate on Sunday, December 3 have started picking up.

Park running with wildlife

A new Park Run will be opened on 25 November by Bruce Fordyce. The latest route to join South Africa’s popular collection of Park Runs boasts the unusual attraction of zebra, red hartebeest, black wildebeest, blesbok, eland, waterbuck, duiker, oribi and impala roaming the pathways.

Sunfield shines in Paris

A Sunfield Home resident, Jenna Higgins, has just finished representing South Africa at the European Down Syndrome Swimming Championships in Paris, where she won four medals – two golds and two silvers.

On the rise

Mark Armstrong, from Hilton College, has been selected to attend the SARU Elite Player Development U16 Rugby Assessment Camp which will be held at Paarl Gymnasium, Paarl during October 2017.

SA World Canoe Champs

Epworth paddlers, Amy Peckett (front) and Caitlin Mackenzie represented South Africa in the U18 K2 event at the 2017 World Canoe Marathon Championships at Camps Drift, were they were placed 6th overall.