Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Greenpoint Secondary School hosts fun run tomorrow

Greenpoint Secondary School will be hosting a 5 km Big Walk/Fun Run tomorrow at 9am. The race will start at the school through the...

Thousands join Beacon Bay Fun Run

THOUSANDS of East London residents started off their morning at the Beacon Bay Retail Park Breakfast Run on Saturday. The 5km family event brought the...

Athlete gets nod for team

  Hope School pupil Lihlombe Hemeni, 10, has been chosen as one of the Eastern Cape representatives in the National Cross Country Championships which takes...

Dale rugby fest success

Dale Junior hosted an U7 and U8 rugby festival on July 27, which saw them go up against Balasi Primary School, Breidbach Primary, De...

Big step for Tele

Hudson Park High School pupil learner Uzile Tele recovered from a serious injury sustained last year to earn a spot in the U18 South...

Should eSport be recognised as an official sport? [POLL]

When one thinks of sport, the first thing that comes to mind is an athlete in uniform running around on a sports field. Whether...

Valkyrie Challenge hopes to encourage female esport players

The annual Valkyrie Challenge, an esports competition that pits a number of female teams against each other in matches of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO),...

SuperSport pull plug on T20 deal with CSA

The tournament formerly known as the T20 Global League (T20GL) hit rock bottom — again — on Tuesday when SuperSport pulled out of their...

Zwelitsha bootcamp up and running again

Zwelitsha Kasi Vibes Dedication Bootcamp was revived once more by founder Mkhanyisi Bana on Monday, at the Zwelitsha Stadium in King William’s Town. “The aim...

Hudson Park victorious at SPAR Hockey Tournament

Hudson Park High School have been crowned champions after beating Alexander Road High School in the SPAR Eastern Cape Schoolgirls' Hockey Challenge provincial finals...

Local teen champ the youngest ever in SA

East London's newest surfing star Zoe Steyn put in the performance of her life when she upset the odds at Nahoon Reef on Sunday...

Caster Semenya makes SA sporting history

Caster Semenya’s golden upgrades for the 2012 London Olympics and 2011 world championships have scored her two unique spots in South African sports history. Semenya‚...

Join bootcamp against gender-based violence

THE community of Mdantsane are encouraged to take part in a bootcamp on Thursday August 9 at Mdantsane NU6 Motion Fitness Parking Lot, to...

Caster Semenya makes SA sporting history

Caster Semenya’s golden upgrades for the 2012 London Olympics and 2011 world championships have scored her two unique spots in South African sports history. Semenya‚...

Mountain-bikers ride for charity [Gallery]

Mountain-bikers rough it at the 2018 Emerald Vale Mountain Bike Race held at Emerald Vale Brewery in Chintsa over the weekend. The race had...

Caleb roars along the Border kart circuit

YOUNG GUN: Caleb Odendaal roars along the Border kart circuit during round 4 of the Border Championship on Saturday. Odendaal came first in the...

Rugby programme set to develop talent

LEO Mbini, coach of local rugby team Berlin Tigers, is hosting the first-ever U12 and U13 rugby tournament, called the Berlin School Rugby Revival...

Fourth annual Gulu Trail run entry triples

ADVENTURE runners took on nature in the fourth annual Gulu Trail at Farm 19 over the weekend. The event was hosted by the Nedbank Running...

EC Netball team defend title at the SAPS Netball Championships

The Eastern Cape Netball team are currently defending their championship title at this year’s SAPS National Netball Championships in the Western Cape which started...

Women’s Month tees off

Sports, recreation, arts and culture MEC Bulelwa Tunyiswa launched Women’s Month on Thursday in honour of late struggle heroine Albertina Sisulu. Sisulu, the wife of...

Indigenous games ‘must be preserved’

TEAMS from all districts and metros participated in the annual Provincial Indigenous Games at East London’s Police Park at the weekend. Department of sports, recreation,...

Running elite tame Washie 100 Miler

LUCKY Maahlo and Evette Watson are taking a well-earned rest after winning the men’s and women’s sections of the popular ELB Washie 100 miler...

Boxing, street soccer, netball to commemorate Madiba’s centenary year

TO commemorate Nelson Mandela’s centenary year, the Eastern Cape Department of Sports,  Recreation, Arts and Culture (DSRAC) , along with Buffalo City Metro Municipality...

Rutters takes one for the team

Stirling High School's very own Lauren Rutters shooting a goal for the Stirling 1st team Netball squad against Hudson Park High School recently Picture: SUPPLIED

Drum(mie) roll for EL

The Eastern Cape Majorette and Cheerleading Association (ECMA) is the proud host of the Samca National Championships to be held in East London next...

Task team to tackle EL Crime

Senior crime intelligence officers are visiting Buffalo City Metro tasked with cracking down on crime which has suddenly escalated in and around the city. The...

Kiddies taught about emergency safety measures

ABOUT three hundred East London kiddies from various crèches in the region were treated to a fun filled educational day where they were taught...

Border show their class in squash IPT

The Border Schools Squash teams excelled have done exceptionally well at the recent SA Schools Squash National Inter-Provincial Tournament (IPT) which took place in...

Fast and furious

East London Ultimate Frisbee (ELUF) will be hosting the Eastern Cape Mixed Regionals Tournament at Hams Club for two days over this weekend. Various teams...

EL’s golden duo of dance step up

Having brought back sackloads of medals from the World Championships of Performing Arts (WCOPA) in California since 2010, East London’s golden duo of dance...

Frisbee fanatics in EL take the lead

Mention the word frisbee and images of beaches and border collies spring to mind, but playing with the disc usually associated with casual beach...

WATCH: Kevin Anderson’s incredible journey to Wimbledon final

South African tennis player grinds his way to Wimbledon final by showing true grit and determination. https://youtu.be/NL-g8bJALO0

SA’s Kevin Anderson into Wimbledon final

Kevin Anderson PICTURE: SYDNEY SESHIBEDI @ The Times A VERY proud moment for South Africa as Kevin Anderson has made it into the final of...

Trevor Klose 10km (Gallery)

The Trevor Klose 10km race took place at the East London Athletics Club (ELAC) headquarters this weekend. Pictures by Matthew Field RESULTS Open - Men Lutahando Hejana...

R30 000 donated in prizes for Annual Golf day

MORE than  R30000 in prizes was donated at the Annual Golf Day held at the East London Golf Club on Saturday. Golf convener Terry-Andre Eleftheriou...

Women’s soccer coach on top of her game

FORMER soccer player, Phumza Nqweniso, 33, of Duncan Village says being a woman  coach is a daunting task but her team keeps her on...

Selborne pupil earns top 10 spot at SA School Squash

SQUASH: Congratulations to Luke Jacoby of Selborne College who ranked in the top 10 in of the Under 14 South African Schools Squash. Picture:SUPPLIED

Clarendon does well at the squash tourney

WELL DONE: Clarendon High School pupils participated in the national inter-provincial squash tournament in Johannesburg recently. The Border Under 14 Squash team consisted of...

Dewar shines at the national hockey tourney

HOCKEY STAR: Selborne College pupil, Matt Dewar, was awarded the Colin Bartle Trophy as the Player of the Tournament at the South African Schools...

Buffalo City teens hold their own in top company

It was a superb showing by the U13 Buffalo City team at the annual Bill Stewart U13 interprovincial soccer tournament last week as they...

Gonubie Primary to perform at International Marimba

MARIMBA MAGIC: Gonubie Primary School's Major Marimba musicians performed a toe-tapping set at the ICC in East London recently. The band will be taking...

Springboks captain Siya Kolisi nominated for top award

Springbok captain Siyamthanda Kolisi has been nominated for the Laureus Sports Awards sporting moment of the month for July. Kolisi was recently appointed as the...

Selborne gets starring role for Craven

The Border Craven and Academy Week teams have entered their final week of preparation ahead of their respective national weeks, which get under way...

Silver medals for Cambridge High School’s U15

  DREAM TEAM: Cambridge High School's under-15 team proudly display their silver medals which they received at the recent Eastern Cape Netball Champions. They also...

Swallows fired for trench warfare

  Swallows will be looking to defeat its bogey team when they take on Walter Sisulu University All Blacks in the Nashua Tournament knockout final...

Brothers show how it’s done at the EL Open

Cracking squash action was battled out recently when the East London Squash Open took place in the city, with the best local squash players...

Selborne wins both matches against Stirling

GOOD PLAY: Selborne's Thomas Bursey clears the ball quickly from the base of a scrum. Selborne had a very successful weekend against Stirling, emerging...