Land Rover now official partner to Springboks
Land Rover has announced that it is the new associate sponsor and official vehicle partner for the highest level of South African rugby. Land Rover enjoys a long-standing relationship with global rugby which spans over twenty years. This ranges from supporting the sport at a grass roots level, all... Read more
Lewin takes gold at Norway National Surfski champs
This past weekend saw Jeep Team’s longest standing athlete, Barry Lewin (Jeep Team/Epic Kayaks) continue his successful European tour when he took the Gold medal at the Norway National Surfski Champs in Southern Oslo Fjord, just a week after winning Gold in the 2017 Seamasters Downwind surfski race in... Read more
Success for Beukes brothers at mountain bike series
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... Read more
Minister commends SA’s Rugby World Cup bid
South Africa has put together a convincing bid to host the Rugby World Cup in 2023, Sport and Recreation Minister Thulas Nxesi said on Wednesday. “There’s a lot of technical work that is continuing. There are still going to be presentations to the International Rugby Union on the 25th... Read more
Top triathlete lords over Banhoek
Top South African triathlete, Michael Lord (Jeep Team) showed his class at the 2017 Banhoek Duo Challenge, successfully defending his title to claim his fourth consecutive title win. The Banhoek Conservancy was established in 2013 by a group of farmers in an attempt to protect the environment and to... Read more
Cancer survivor gives back at Cycle4Cansa
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... Read more
Campaign boost for Cansa
Organisers of the Bestmed Cycle4Cansa Championship have launched a new initiative to boost funds for the Cancer Association of South Africa when the event celebrates its 20th anniversary at Sun City this month. The cycling festival in the North-West Province has raised more than R3.6-million for Cansa since its... Read more
SA to bid for 2023 Rugby World Cup
Cabinet has approved South Africa to submit its bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup (RWC), says Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo. “Cabinet has approved the overall proposed package for this tournament which is an economic bid, that would minimise the demands on the fiscus as well as stimulate economic... Read more
Madibaz switch focus to EP premier hockey league
Having come within a whisker of winning the University Sport South Africa men’s hockey title, the NMMU-Madibaz will now switch their focus to the Eastern Province premier league that resumes next week. Madibaz Sport hockey manager Cheslyn Gie said the team, who are second on the log, would pay... Read more
Young guns look towards the the Eastern Cape
Richard Leeke and Henry Köhne, aka the ATS Motorsport Young Guns, head to the Volkswagen Rally brimming with confidence. The event (now in its 35th year) gets underway from the impressive AutoPavillion museum at VW’s Uitenhage manufacturing plant on Friday, July 21, with the duo kicking off proceedings –... Read more