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Success for Beukes brothers at mountain bike series Family Affair, Sports News, Mountain Biking, South Africa, Brother, Racing, Bike, Running, Bicycle

Success for Beukes brothers at mountain bike series | South Africa Today - Sport

It was a family affair as brothers Matthys and Gerrie Beukes won their respective age categories at the third round of the Madibaz XCO Series at Nelson Mandela University in George on Sunday. Matthys, who finished third at the SA National MTB Championships last month, said he woke without plans of racing but the enticing […]

Strong Varsity Netball start invaluable for Madibaz Netball, Goalkeeper, Weekend Is Over, Sports News, Basketball Court, Kicks, Africa, Strong, Goaltender

Strong Varsity Netball start invaluable for Madibaz | South Africa Today - Sport

SPAR Madibaz goalkeeper Jeanie Steyn said the confidence gained from their early success in the Varsity Netball tournament in Stellenbosch over the weekend was something that would be invaluable going forward. The Port Elizabeth team kicked off their campaign with a convincing 71-25 win against Vaal University of Technology on Sunday and Steyn said the […]

UJ want to prove a point in Varsity Netball Sports News

UJ want to prove a point in Varsity Netball | South Africa Today - Sport

The University of Johannesburg will be aiming to build on the improved showing they gave in the University Sport South Africa week when their Varsity Netball campaign gets under way in Bloemfontein on August 27. In July, the UJ outfit showed how their game had progressed by finishing third in the Ussa event, which was […]

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How Yoga Supports a Good Night's Sleep | South Africa Today

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Family a key element of Tshwane Classic Road Racing, Sports News, South Africa, Take That, Key, Classic, Derby, Unique Key, Classic Books

Family a key element of Tshwane Classic | South Africa Today - Sport

Organisers of the Tshwane Classic are intent on making the mass participation road cycling race a family festival when it takes place in Pretoria on November 5. While the elite riders and adults tackle the road races over distances of 98km and 60km, the younger generation will be fully catered for with a series of […]

Madibaz on the charge in Varsity Netball tournament North West University, Port Elizabeth, Netball, Sports News, South Africa, Basketball

Madibaz on the charge in Varsity Netball tournament | South Africa Today - Sport

Coach Lana Krige believes the Madibaz are on course to move up a position on the Varsity Netball log when they play North-West University in Port Elizabeth on Monday. Following mixed success in their previous two rounds in Pretoria, the Eastern Cape side are lying fifth after three wins in five matches. They dominated their […]

Main wins Jock Tour time-trial with perfect strategy Trials, Sports News, South Africa, Maine, Tours

Main wins Jock Tour time-trial with perfect strategy | South Africa Today - Sport

Kent Main executed his strategy to perfection to win the opening stage of the three-day Bestmed Jock Tour in Kaapsehoop, Mpumalanga, on 15 September 2017. The Dimension Data rider, who is racing without the support of a full team, set out determined to take advantage of the 27km individual time-trial that climbed all the way […]

UJ prepare for must-win battle against UWC Football Tournament, Football Team, University Of Western Cape, Sports News, South Africa, Battle, Football Squads

UJ prepare for must-win battle against UWC | South Africa Today - Sport

The University of Johannesburg football team will be looking to break their two-year dry spell against University of the Western Cape when they face them in the seventh round of the Varsity Football tournament on Thursday. Having faced the team four times since 2015, UJ will look to pull it together after they lost to […]

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Madibaz basketball teams target Mayoral Cup | South Africa Today - Sport

Fresh from a winning performance in the annual intervarsity, the Nelson Mandela University basketball teams have switched their attention to the popular Mayoral Cup competition starting in September. Madibaz Sport basketball manager Bernard Petersen said they were happy with their efforts at the recent intervarsity at Fort Hare in Alice, where both their men’s and […]

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Race village elevates Varsity mountain bike race | South Africa Today - Sport

A race village with plenty to offer is expected to take the Varsity MTB Challenge to another level when the annual mountain bike race takes place next month. The two-day event in Paarl, which will be held on September 30 and October 1, will have the Nederburg wine farm as its centrepiece, with cloverleaf routes […]

Samaai jump-starts career with bronze at worlds Long Jumpers, Commonwealth Games, World Championship, Sports News, Champs, South Africa, Career, African, Carrera

Samaai jump-starts career with bronze at worlds | South Africa Today - Sport

Long jumper Ruswahl Samaai’s list of accolades is almost as long as his personal best, but the University of Johannesburg student’s bronze medal at the recent IAAF World Championships in London takes pride of place. Samaai leapt onto the scene in 2014 with third places at the Commonwealth Games and African champs, before graduating to […]

Tom Jenkins climb key to success at Tshwane Classic Tom Jenkins, Road Cycling, Sports News, Climbing, South Africa, Champion, Challenges, African, Racing

Tom Jenkins climb key to success at Tshwane Classic | South Africa Today - Sport

Former South African road cycling champion Ronel van Wyk, who won a memorable race in 2005 over the iconic Tom Jenkins climb, says the stretch will play a critical role in the Tshwane Classic in Pretoria this year. The uphill challenge comes after 80km of the 98km feature race on November 5 and Van Wyk […]

Exciting mountain biking guaranteed at Fedhealth MTB Challenge Michael Meyer, Sports News, Mtb, Mountain Biking, South Africa, Challenges, Bike, Bicycle, Bicycles

Exciting mountain biking guaranteed at Fedhealth MTB Challenge | South Africa Today - Sport

The 3rd annual Fedhealth MTB Challenge will boast a route experience like no other at the picturesque Boschendal Wine Estate on Sunday, 17 September 2017. “Boschendal is the ideal venue for an exciting weekend of mountain biking,” says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports. “Saturday is dedicated to the junior mountain bikers, with the […]

UJ football coach focused on next hurdle North West University, Soccer Coaching, Hurdles, Sports News, South Africa, Football, Soccer Training, Soccer, Futbol

UJ football coach focused on next hurdle | South Africa Today - Sport

Even with three wins under their belts, University of Johannesburg soccer coach Mandla Zwane is keeping his feet on the ground and looking no further than their next Varsity Football game against North-West University on Thursday. UJ, who have also suffered two defeats, are lying third on the log and are just a few wins […]

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Hoffman retains Cycle4Cansa title in close finish | South Africa Today - Sport

Timing his sprint to perfection, Nolan Hoffman edged ahead of RoadCover rival Clint Hendricks to retain his Bestmed Cycle4Cansa Championship title at Sun City in the Pilanesberg on 20 August 2017. The BCX professional, who finished in a fast 2:23:21, took advantage of a cross-tailwind and excellent teamwork in the 103km feature race to hold […]

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Cancer survivor gives back at Cycle4Cansa | South Africa Today - Sport

For medical professional and avid cyclist Hendrik Theron the Bestmed Cycle4Cansa Championship is a bit of a personal crusade. As a cancer survivor, he returns to the Sun City event every year to support the organisers’ fundraising efforts in aid of the Cancer Association of South Africa. “I always enter the race because a part […]