Sunday, September 20, 2020

East Beach closed for swimming until further notice

East Beach was in shutdown on Wednesday morning when a shark, believed to be a juvenile great white, bit a surfer and then returned...

3D animal statues at Port Alfred High on Saturday

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Archery at school concentrates the attention School parent John Tweedie organised the archery contest on behalf of the National Archery in Schools Programme (NASP) held...

Motorheads paradise as East Beach prepares for rubber ducks and jet...

THE Amanzi Festival, sponsored by the Royal St Andrews Hotel (RSAH), is finally here, with 10 days of high-adrenaline international water sports action to...

District men’s netball team does well at national championships

The Sarah Baartman District Men’s team participated in the national championships, held in Durban from October 1 to 6, and overcame problems in sponsorship...

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,...

SABC Radio pulls the plug on Super Rugby and the Currie...

SABC Radio has pulled the plug on Super Rugby and the Currie Cup. The move caught presenters and commentators by surprise. “Not having rugby coverage is...

WATCH: Surfer has second shark encounter at Jeffrey’s Bay event

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7WsgLVIYtiw?rel=0&enablejsapi=1] In a scene reminiscent of the 2015 competition, a great white shark made its appearance at the World Surf League quarter-final heats on...

Philander answers fitness critics with Newlands nirvana

Other fast bowlers would feel disrespected had their captain told the wicketkeeper to stand up to the stumps. Other fast bowlers are not Vernon Philander‚...

Striders enjoy a good turnout at the Adviceworx/Soup Kitchen fun Run

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RACING FOR THE SOUP KITCHEN: Well over 100 runners/walkers competed in the Adviceworx-sponsored Kowie Striders 5km fun run on Tuesday evening to raise funds...

Dolphins, dolphins and more dolphins join in the fun of the...

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Jaco van Rensburg of Railtime Photography captured this magnificent sighting this morning while out filming King of the Kowie. https://www.facebook.com/railtimephoto/videos/1999657640060430/

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...

PAHS takes a wicket in U11 clash with Woodridge

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A Port Alfred High School fielder catches out a Woodridge batsman in their U11 clash at the PAHS fields on Saturday. https://youtu.be/vb8DMmhkPE0

Port Alfred wins Royals golf rumble again

ROYAL Port Alfred Golf Club (RPAGC) won the 28th annual Royals Golf Tournament, beating five other Royal clubs over a three-day tournament with 125...

Upside down tennis

See more news from Port Alfred High School in this week’s Talk of the Town.

WATCH: #Strongertogether: SA unites before Springboks’ third RWC final

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The Springboks face England in the Rugby World Cup final on November 2 2019. South Africans have united behind their team as they chase...

RSAH AMANZI CHALLENGE – TRAIL RUN RESULTS

For full results follow the link: Trail Run 2019 results

Port Alfred gears up for first ever World Surfing League qualifying...

  THE Royal St Andrews Hotel Port Alfred Classic, presented by Quiksilver, will run from April 6 to 8 at Port Alfred’s East Beach. The event...

‘I want to play for Bafana Bafana‚’ says Maritzburg’s Belgian striker...

Maritzburg United's Belgian striker Andrea Fileccia has told of his desire to play for Bafana Bafana once he qualifies for South African citizenship at...

Kingswood first team rugby starts season on high note

THE Kingswood College 1st XV started the season on a high note on Monday with a good win over Muir College in very difficult...

Scouts get new life jackets

THE 1st Port Alfred Scouts, Cubs and Meerkats were presented with new life jackets last Friday, a gift from an anonymous donor, allowing skip...

Jeppe old boy S’busiso Nkosi ready to wear Bok badge with...

Jeppe Boys’ High School taught Sharks winger S'busiso Nkosi to love the badge. "That Jeppe badge was treated like it is everything in the world....

All Blacks hand Springboks their first defeat of the Rugby World...

The All Blacks won this match of brutal intensity on the back of an eight-minute burst in the first half after the Boks seemed...

Going just swimmingly

First Royal Alfred Marina Mile a great success THE Royal St Andrews Hotel East Festival literally started with a splash last Friday afternoon, as 33...

Kowie United delighted with victory over Lilly Whites

It was a bumper Saturday for Kowie United Rugby Club when both their first and second teams won their matches against Lilly Whites from...

Hero’s welcome for novice Port Alfred cyclist

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Daniel Otto of Port Alfred received a hero’s welcome as he finished the Fish River Sun Mountain Bike Challenge two-day stage race today. It...

Braving the cold at the first Royal Alfred Marina Mile

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Thirty-three open water swimmers braved the cold weather for the start of the Royal Alfred Marina Mile in Port Alfred on Good Friday, April...

First across the Colour-Run line

https://youtu.be/PkYeXGPboRo Congratulations to Jerimiah Dyonashe who was the first to cross the line at the Port Alfred High School Colour Run on Saturday morning. Here is...

Saffa Maree trumps Aussie Lawler in Port Alfred final

Royal St. Andrews Hotel Port Alfred Classic, presented by Quiksilver – Day 3, Sunday, April 8 After losing out in the semifinal against David van...

Gospel star recovering after Comrades health scare

Gospel star Jonas Masotla is reportedly recovering in hospital after he collapsed at the Comrades Marathon last Sunday. According to Sowetan Jonas was rushed to...

Midwinter dip

IT was absolutely freezing this morning when 15 of the hardiest people - young and old,  male and female - congregated at Kelly's Beach...