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NPL kick-off on Friday a boost for Brave Warriors returns

NPL kick-off on Friday a boost for Brave Warriors returns

The much anticipated Namibia Premier league (NPL) makes a return to our shores on Friday as African Stars and Orlando Pirates opens the 2017/18 season under the floodlights of the majestic Sam Nujoma Stadium at 20h00. Following over a year in the doldrums, the people’s weekend bread, the Namibia Premier league (NPL) was officially launched […]

Strongman at Walvisfees

Strongman at Walvisfees

The annual strongman competition at the Walvisfees has not only become a tradition, but is also a highlight. The competition is sponsored by Wynand Theron of the Muscle Shop. This year six women took part in the competition and the winners are: Angelique de Klerk, Esmerelda Dames and Dunja Pritzen. The senior men’s winners were: […]

African titles at Desert Storm 1

African titles at Desert Storm 1

A Professional World title fight, three African Kickboxing title fights (Sub-Sahara) and national qualifiers took place on Saturday for all affiliates of the Namibian Kickboxing Federation (NFK). The event was hosted at the Jan Wilken Sport Hall in Walvis Bay. The event carries the name Desert Storm an was hosted for the first time under […]

Goju-Kai Global Championships 2017

The 7th Goju-Kai Global World Championships 2017 was recently held from 28-Sep to 1-Oct 2017 in Richmond, Canada. 28 countries were represented, with a total number of 592 competitors and total division entries 1092. This event takes place every 4 years and moves from continent to continent each time. Goju-Kai Namibia has had a successful […]

Desert Storm hits the coast

Desert Storm hits the coast

Tomorrow the Namibia Kickboxing Federation (NKF) will host the first international kickboxing competition at the harbour town of Walvis Bay. The competition will be known as the Desert Storm 1.   The events that will be on display during the day will be Kickboxing, self-defence and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. This is the first event of its […]

Women to lead Kickboxing

Women to lead Kickboxing

The Namibian Kickboxing Federation saw a historic moment recently with six of its seven committee members women. The committee was selected on 26 September on an extraordinary congress and governs kickboxing in Namibia. Differences between the Namibian Kickboxing Federation and the Namibian Martial Arts Federation were solved after intervention by the Namibia Sports Commission (NSC). […]

Currie Cup comes to Swakop

Currie Cup comes to Swakop

Windhoek Draught Welwitschias vs Boland Kavaliers. On 7 October rugby history is made in Swakopmund when the Windhoek Draught Welwitschias play their last home match against the Boland Kavaliers in the Currie Cup First Division tournament. Th is a big moment for rugby in Swakopmund. This is the first time that a Currie Cup match […]

The Welwitschia XI Cricket Team did it in style

The Welwitschia XI Cricket Team did it in style

The Welwitschia XI Cricket Team won the first two T20 cricket games against Mariental Cricket Club and United Cricket Club Walvis Bay at the Sparta oval on Saturday in style. The first game against Mariental Welwitschia XI bowlers, Christoher Coombee (4), Ben Shikongo (1), Mauritius Ngupita (1) and Zhivago Groenewald (4) did all the work […]

2017 Coastal Schools Cricket League

2017 Coastal Schools Cricket League

The 2017 Coastal Schools Cricket League started this week with matches at different venues in Walvis Bay and Swakopmund. This year the League will be played between the U/11 and U13 teams from Narraville Primary School, Pro-Ed Academy, WBPHS and !Nara Primary School, with three teams for each of the age groups. In the U/15 […]

Learners beat the Master in Coastal T20 Cricket League

Learners beat the Master in Coastal T20 Cricket League

Junior Cricket Academy (JCCA) ended third in the 2016/2017 T20 league and the young cricketers start the 2017/2018 league on a good note as they not only took honours in their first game on Saturday against the second team of Sparta Cricket Club (Sparta 2) when they beat them with 14 runs on their home […]