Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Kenton soccer player rubs shoulders with Orlando Pirates

A 17-YEAR-OLD Ikamvalesizwe pupil, Silindokuhle Mapoko, from Kenton-on-Sea had the opportunity of a lifetime when a chance trip to Johannesburg ended up with him...

Successful strides at Kowie Striders 27km race

THE wind was howling at the start of this year’s Kowie Striders 27km race which took place from the Big Pineapple in Bathurst to...

Bodybuilder needs help to compete at World Championships in France

GRAHAMSTOWN resident, born, bred and schooled, Asaphila Zani has been selected to be part of the South African Natural Bodybuilding team to compete in...

Kowie Striders 27km runners face extreme winds in today’s race

And they are off! Runners hailing from clubs all over the Eastern Cape and further afield are currently facing extreme gale force winds while...

St Andrew’s on the basketball court

ST ANDREW’S College took part in the Kearsney Basketball Tournament from Friday September 29 to Monday October 2. The school reported that the basketball festival...

Nemato Golf Club making big swings

Developing youth a priority for township club THE Nemato Golf Club celebrated holding a big tournament at the Royal Port Alfred Golf Club (RPAGC) on...

Country Club celebrates local sport achievers

GOLDEN BOYS: It was a great week for the Port Alfred Cricket Club who honoured three of their members for various achievements. From left,...

Kenton local inspires youngsters

NEW to the Kenton Runners Club is Kenton local, Vuyisani Nobi, who runs time trials with the new club when he isn't working, is...

SA unveils ‘Triple-Win’ bid to host Rugby World Cup 2023

If South Africa wins the bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup it would be an “unbeatable triple-win”‚ the World Rugby Council was...

Kenton Rhino Run – the biggest today

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https://youtu.be/X1P36QXPd88 OFF THEY GO: The runners in this year's #KentonRhinoRun take off for the 5km fun run to raise money for the conservation of our...

Tennis spirit high at Kenton club

DESPITE the heavy rains last Saturday, the Kenton veterans annual tennis tournament went ahead with a slight change in format and with all of...

NSRI appeal

NSRI appeal to paddlers, sailboarders and boaters: NSRI are appealing to paddlers, sailboarders and boaters to stencil their name, contact number and the contact number of...

Young PA gymnast excels at nationals

LOCAL gymnast Kayla Stiekema achieved outstanding results at the National Championships in Pretoria last week – the top South African gymnastics competition for high...

DSG Interhouse Cross Country winners

The DSG 2017 Interhouse Cross Country was run on Thursday September 14. The 4km course took the girls around the Rhodes University Sports Campus...

Double glory for Tuks

THE University of Pretoria (Tuks) reigned supreme with a double win in this year Rand Merchant Bank-sponsored Universities Boat Race. For the second consecutive year...

University rowers enjoys opening dinner before weekend races

Rowers hailing from eight different universities around the country attended the opening evening for the 2017 Rand Merchant Bank sponsored Universities Boat Race that...

Get ready, the Universities Boat Race this weekend

IT’S almost time for the Universities Boat Race, and preparations are underway to ensure this year’s event, which takes place over the weekend of...

Great season for PAHS netball first team

From struggles with motivation and teamwork to victorious battles against tough competitors, the Port Alfred High School (PAHS) netball first team has had an...

Kowie canoe challenge more popular than ever

The NFB Kowie Challenge last Saturday saw more than 100 canoeists take to the water in singles, doubles and three-man surfskis, tackling either the...

Hosting 2023 Rugby World Cup would be a R27.3-billion boost for...

HOSTING the Rugby World Cup in 2023 would bring South Africa R27.3-billion in direct, indirect and induced economic impact. It would also sustain 38 600...

A lone prone among the paddlers

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A curious sight among all the surfskis and canoes at the NFB Kowie Challenge on Saturday, 22-year-old Candice Murray from East London was the...

Sunshine and the splash of paddles

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The NFB Kowie Challenge saw more than 100 canoeists take to the water this morning in singles, doubles and three-man surfskis, tackling either the...

Bowlers head to Grahamstown for Inter Sub-districts bowling tournament

THIS weekend 14 teams of lady bowlers will be on the greens at the Albany Bowling Club in Grahamstown to compete in the annual...

PAHS derby day against Alexander Road

Continuing with the Port Alfred High School Founders Day celebrations of August 18, PAHS held a derby day at the school fields on Saturday hosting...

Port Alfred High School celebrates 134 Years!

The PAHS community celebrates its origin at a special Founders Day assembly in August each year. Friday, August 18 was a great opportunity for...

An illustrious career

Veteran bowler decides to wind down at 92 THERE comes a time in a man’s life when he has to start winding down and take...

Local young karateka wins Secko championship

FISH River Sun was buzzing with karateka who came from all over the Eastern Cape as well as further afield for last weekend’s SASKA...

Archers on target

Port Alfred youngsters get top combined scores at latest competition OUTSTANDING marksmanship was the order of the day at the most recent National Archery in...

Good results at PAHS

Archery Port Alfred High School archers participated in the Inter-Schools Archery Competition hosted by El Shaddai at the Port Alfred Country Club last Saturday.  Francois...

Senior archers go for the bulls eye

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The latest inter-schools archery competition was held at the Port Alfred Country Club this morning. Pupils from East London and Port Elizabeth joined our...