Monday, July 16, 2018

Nemato Change a Life sports

Rowing Club Nemato Change a Life (NCAL) participated with four teams at a long distance rowing competition in the Durban harbour. The boys received silver and...

Big strides for the Striders

IT was 7.15am on a beautiful Saturday morning while driving along the R67 and seeing people setting out the road markers in anticipation of the...

Great weekend for karateka

OFFENSIVE and defensive blows rained down on the competitors at the World Union of Karate-do Federations (WUKF) Invitational and the South African Shotokan...

Colourful spectacle draws the crowds

THE view of multi-coloured kites along the coastline at Cannon Rocks is an awesome sight, and Thursday, Friday and Saturday last week saw the...

Avis wants to tramp out the competition

YOUNG trampoline gymnast Stafford Avis travelled to Cape Town this week to compete in the SA Games on Wednesday where he plans on bringing...

Young Nemato boy hits gymnastic heights

HE flies through the air with the greatest of ease – that’s a good way to describe African junior champion Onke Mangele, a 14-year-old...

Come rain, come rowing

THE rain on Saturday did not dampen the spirits of the rowing teams and their supporters at the 2016 Universities Boat Race on the...

Buco to sponsor Kowie Striders annual race

BUCO has come on board as sponsor of the Kowie Striders’ flagship annual 10/27km race which takes place on October 8. “We ’re extremely...

Amazing Events this December

 PORT ALFRED – 17 – 20 DECEMBER 2016 The first preliminary planning meeting was held today (13.9.2016) between event organizers, Michael Zoetmulder of ZSports Events,...

Karate Master

ANOTHER NOTCH IN HIS BELT

Rock the boat race

THE Halyards Hotel will be the host of this year’s Universities Boat Race, which will be taking place from Wednesday September 7 to Saturday...

Kowie United win away in Despatch

Kowie United’s first rugby team recently won their league quarterfinal clash against Thistles in Despatch, with a score of 25-23. Sipho Ndinisa scored two tries,...

Top karate master trains at local clubs

EAST Cape Shotokan-Ryu (ECSR), which has dojos in Port Alfred and Grahamstown, is excited to host senior karate master, Shihan Koos Burger, this week. Burger...

Top karate master at PA dojo

Shihan Koos Burger offers training EAST Cape Shotokan-Ryu (ECSR), which has dojos in Port Alfred and Grahamstown, is excited to host senior karate master Shihan...

Gymnastics stars wait on EC call-up

TWO Sunshine Coast Gymnastics Club members, Stafford Avis and Jessica Harty, are anxiously waiting to hear whether they have made the EC team for...

Young gymnast selected for Zimbabwe contest

IN a first for a Port Alfred artistic (Bars, Beam, Floor and Vault) gymnast, 14-year-old Kayla Stiekema has been selected to represent the South...

Royal Port Alfred Club’s march to victory

Proud team wrests title from Joburg rivals ROYAL Port Alfred Golf Club (RPAGC) golfers have done the community proud after taking back the king of...

Top fighters at Karate Open

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

New winner for Washie

THE Washie 100 Miler had a new winner in Mcebisi Yose last Saturday morning, who finished in 15:54:05. Yose was a previous three-time runner-up. The...

Archers on target in schools competition

THE sound of arrows whizzing and striking targets filled the air at the Port Alfred Country Club last Saturday. The occasion was the El Shaddai...

Hard work pays off for PA gymnast

14-year-old star third overall at prestigious national championships PORT Alfred’s Kayla Stiekema placed third overall, as well as third on floor for level 8 (13-18 years)...

New winner for G2C

Debutant Grant Daly of PE takes honours in tight finish to Rosehill Mall CYCLISTS enjoyed perfect weather conditions as they stretched their legs early last Sunday morning...

Pedal power rules in Fish River epic

PE champions finish first in 110km bike challenge LAST weekend’s Fish River Mountain Bike Challenge was another huge success, attracting almost triple the entries it...

Kingswood takes K-Day crown!

Nail-biter sees their first win on home turf since 1980 THE annual clash between St Andrew’s College/DSG and longtime rivals, Kingswood College, known fondly by pupils...

Rock and Surf team catch best EP prizes

Top anglers picked to represent their province, country THE Port Alfred Rock and Surf section once again excelled at the annual Eastern Province prizegiving on...

Cycling, running for Paws

Athletes leave their footprint to promote wildlife  conservation SOUTH Africans are waking up to the fact that much of our wildlife is under threat and so they are...

On track for Washie 100

ULTRA-MARATHON runners in pursuit of an extreme challenge will take on the 40th edition of the Washie 100-Miler from Port Alfred to East London...

Surfers make waves at King of the Kowie

THE sun was shining brightly on Saturday morning and the breeze was slight and, although the waves were not at full potential, the conditions...

Downhill dash to the Indian Ocean

NO SOONER do the hundreds of riders taking part in the annual Pennypinchers Grahamstown to Sea (G2C) mountain bike race catch a whiff of...

Van Aswegen sets record at club championship

SETTING a new record and walking away with the trophy for club champion was none other than Port Alfred High School pupil Wian van...
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