Runners take to the road for animals.
The interhouse swimming meeting of Uplands College was filled with excitement with colourfully dressed and painted supporters and athletes. The four houses of Goss, College, Founders and Bishop compete to see who could swim the fastest and cheer the loudest.
People of all fitness levels put their fitness to the test at Ingwenyama Conference & Sports Resort on Saturday Morning. The novice triathlon consisted of swimming, running and indoor cycling.
Participation was a key component of Hoërskool Rob Ferreira’s interhouse athletics meeting last week. Pupils were divided into one of two houses and competed in the various items to earn points for their team. The best athletes were chosen to represent the school at future events.
Family, friends and club members enthusiastically supported kick-boxers from all over the province when they showcased their skills during Mpumalanga team trials on Saturday morning. There were some impressive matches and a formidable team was chosen to represent the province at national matches next year.
‘n Sewestoernooi wat onlangs deur Fathers’ Ground by Laerskool Witrivier aangebied is het o.11- en 12-rugbyspanne van regoor die Laeveldstreek gelok. Daar is verskeie wenners van bekers, plate en trofees aangewys en spelers en afrigters het die geleentheid gebruik om hul vaardighede te slyp.
Athletes from 22 different schools from all over the northern part of the country competed in the pre-season JJJ Athletics meeting at Hoërskool Rob Ferreira on Saturday.
Around 120 golfers participated in Produkta Nissan’s annual golf day in aid of the CMR on Friday. Despite the threat of rain and cold weather, players enjoyed an afternoon of great golf and conversation on the green.
Accelerated Academy held their much-anticipated annual indoor rowing marathon at Riverside Mall on August 25. Pupils, parents and passersby strained their muscles to keep the rowing machines running for 12 hours to raise funds for the school.
Hundreds of primary school hockey players participated in Flamboyant School’s annual Twilight Hockey Festival on Friday evening. This was a great opportunity for pupils to polish their skills and teams to work on their teamwork.