Sunday, February 25, 2018

Double triumphs for St Andrew’s rowers at Buffalo Regatta and Selborne...

ST ANDREW’S College Rowing Club ventured out to the blustery Buffalo River last week, from February 8 to 10, for the annual Buffalo Regatta...

Surfing at the Amanzi Festival

WITH just under eight weeks to go, local and international surfers are planning their trip to Port Alfred’s Amanzi Festival to take part in...

Bodyboarding action during the King of the Kowie

video
Bodyboarders in action during the King of the Kowie surfing competition in Port Alfred on Saturday. The competition was held at West Beach because...

A feast of action at St Andrew’s College Water Polo Day

LAST Saturday, St Andrew’s College hosted their annual Water Polo Day. St Andrews Prep, Selborne College, Graeme College, Woodridge, Alexander Road and Kingswood were...

St Andrew’s shines at National 2nd team water polo tournament

THE St Andrew’s College 2nd water polo team returned to the National 2nds tournament this year as defending champions and played so from the...

DSG’s international hockey coach

DSG director of sport Chris Hibbert recently spent a week in the UK working with the England men’s and women’s hockey teams as a...

Kingswood pupil chosen for Junior Protea equestrian team

Congratulations to Kingswood College pupil Janey Krige who has been selected as a member of the Saddle Seat Junior Protea Team. Janey was also...

Port Alfred High School honours cricket stars

Port Alfred High School acknowledged U15 bowler Reece Linforth, left, for his 3 for 1, including a hat trick against St Dominic’s Priory, as...

Rassie Erasmus to be ‘coach‚ but not called Bok coach’

In true South African rugby fashion‚ by gaining clarity on one issue‚ another became muddied in the wake of Allister Coetzee’s sacking as Springbok...

Allister Coetzee sacked as Springbok coach

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee was officially sacked on Friday following two seasons of woeful results for the Springboks. The 54-year-old becomes the first Springbok coach...

All the rowing action at the Settlers Sprints regatta in pictures

THERE was a feast of rowing for spectators to enjoy at the Settlers Sprints regatta last weekend, which was held on the Kowie River...

A close battle to the finish at Settlers Sprint regatta

video
Clarendon Girls High School in a nail-biting finish against Selborne College at the Settlers Sprint Regatta on Saturday. The event includes schools, universities and...

Settlers Sprint regatta comes to Port Alfred

video
Nemato Rowing Club beats St Andrew's College in a fours clash during the Settlers Sprint Regatta on Saturday. The event includes schools, universities and...

SEA RESCUE – National Spring Tide Safety Alert

  NSRI is urging the public to be cautious around the coastline for the remainder of this weekend as the beginning phase of the 31st...

Border Aviation confirms death of pilot and his assistant

BORDER Aviation has confirmed the death of its long time club member, John Waterson and his assistant, Gerald Murahwi, in a plane crash near...

RARE CATCH

Ten-year-old Damian Smith from Alberton was visiting his grandparents Eddie and Petro Smith in Port Alfred when he caught this elephant fish,...

Great turnout for Victory Cup

THERE was a stunning turnout of 182 players for the Victory Cup presented by 43 Air School at the Royal Port Alfred Golf Club...

Grahamstown Schools’ Cricket Festival

ST ANDREW’S College plays host to the annual Grahamstown Schools’ Cricket Festival this week. The cricket festival runs from January 12 to 14, with daily...

Two children rescued from drowning at West Beach

NSRI have been informed that a Pink Rescue Floatation buoy has been used by a bystander to rescue 2 children from drowning at West...

Kowie Striders Fun Run as festive as ever

As is always the case at the annual Kowie Striders Fun Run on Boxing Day, there was a great festive spirit among the participants...

Trevor and his guide dog on the Kowie Striders Fun Run

video
In addition to prizes for men, women, and junior boys and girls in the top three spots in the 5km and 8km races of...

Huge turnout for annual Kowie Striders fun run

video
The start of the annual Kowie Striders Fun Run at the Port Alfred Country Club in beautiful weather this evening. This year's run drew...

Blitzboks snatch thriller against Fiji to reach Cape Town Sevens semis

The Blitzboks staged a remarkable fightback to beat Fiji 31-26 in a thrilling quarterfinal of the Cape Town Sevens on Sunday after trailing 21-5...

NCAL joins youth training for Amanzi Festival

NEMATO Change a Life (NCAL) has partnered with the organisers of Amanzi Festival sponsored by Royal St Andrews Hotel to have some of their...

Port Alfred parkrun well attended for first run

This morning eager runners, walkers and strollers attended the first official parkrun in Port Alfred which started at the Port Alfred library lawns and...

Sharks won’t chow us, say Mad Swimmers as they set off...

THEY call themselves the “Mad Swimmers” – and for good reason. On Saturday morning at first light, 20 intrepid swimmers leapt into the sea south...

A veteran of war and athletics

NINETY-FOUR years young and 15 Comrades Marathon medals to his credit, is the proud story of Sunset Park resident Bill Hill. Another satisfying achievement he...

Stunned silence as SA loses out on 2023 Rugby World Cup

Durban mayor Zandile Gumede held her face in her right hand‚ sullen and disappointed as France — not South Africa — were named as...

World Rugby Board recommends SA as hosts of the 2023 Rugby...

South Africa have moved a step closer to hosting the 2023 Rugby World Cup after the World Rugby Board recommended their bid on Tuesday. The...

Another match‚ another thrashing Bangladesh by Proteas

Bangladesh would have been forgiven for wanting to disappear into the hole that was opened in the ground where a slip might have stood...
Translate »