VWSA continues to sponsor Africa’s largest surfing tournament
Volkswagen South Africa is continuing the headline sponsorship of the City Surf Series. “For us, getting involved with the City Surf Series was a no-brainer as the Volkswagen brand has been associated with surfing for many years with surfers using their camper vans and Kombi’s to go on surfing... Read more
Chris Bertish claims another South African first
Chris Bertish, the International Speaker, Big Wave Surf Champion and best-selling Author, who recently completed the impossible, by paddling solo and unsupported, on a modified Stand Up Paddle Board across the Atlantic Ocean, covering a staggering 7500km over 120 days, has claimed another South African first by being the... Read more
Heat is on as Jan Braai tackles TransCape
Jan Braai, renowned for his National Braai Day initiative, will turn his attention to a fresh challenge when he participates in the Liberty TransCape MTB Encounter next month. The 614km Western Cape race from Knysna to Franschhoek, hosted by ASG events in partnership with STANLIB and Volvo, starts on... Read more
South Africa to meet Scotland in Assupol Sevens
The South African Sevens team, current HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series champions, will face Scotland, winners of the 2017 HSBC London Sevens tournament, in the final match on Day One of the Assupol International Sevens Tournament in Stellenbosch next Saturday. This exciting tournament, which will also see African powerhouses... Read more
Celebrity Smile Foundation cyclethon comes to Port Elizabeth
Getting active always feels good. But it feels even better when it’s for a good cause. Port Elizabeth residents will be doing just that when the KIA Cyclethon in support of the Smile Foundation comes to town at Baywest Mall this Saturday, 21 October 2017. Shoppers and spinning fans... Read more
La Couronne add special touch to TransCape
After seven days of challenging mountain bike trails, participants in the TransCape mountain bike race can again look forward to a sea of tranquillity when the beautiful La Couronne Wine Farm welcome them home next year. The annual 614km journey, which starts in Knysna on February 4, will finish... Read more
New Nelson Mandela Bay Stars CEO keen to make an impact
Passionate about the game, newly appointed Nelson Mandela Bay Stars chief executive Sean Morris will be aiming to add his own brand of expertise as the franchise strive to make an impact on the inaugural T20 Global League. Initiated this year in South Africa as an answer to the... Read more
VW triumphs in 2nd OEM challenge
It was a battle of the OEM’s during Heritage Day weekend where the OEM Challenge pitted Volkswagen against Mercedes Benz at the PeoplePavilion in Uitenhage. The bi-annual challenge was won by Mercedes Benz in 2015, and this year the Volkswagen teams had something to prove, so they gave everything they... Read more
Ramaphosa to lead Rugby World Cup bid delegation
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will lead a high-level delegation to London for the presentation to the World Rugby Council of South Africa’s bid to host the prestigious Rugby World Cup 2023 tournament. Deputy President Ramaphosa will be supported by Sport and Recreation Minister Thulas Nxesi and Deputy Minister Gert... Read more
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