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World Dressage Challenge

World Dressage Challenge

The 2019 World Dressage Challenge was recently held at the Gymkhana Club in Windhoek. The World Dressage Challenge offers two age groups, Youth classifying riders between 12 and 16 years of age and Seniors older than 16. Further tests can be ridden in five performance levels, namely Youth, Senior 1, Senior Two, and Prix St […]

Kudus ends with a draw

Kudus ends with a draw

Kudus ended the 2019 rugby league  dramatically in a 38-38 draw against Trustco United in Windhoek on Saturday. Kudus could no longer reach the top four was trailing 10 – 12 at half-time. Five before the final whistle United was leading 35 – 24, Kudus struck back with a vengeance and scored two tries by fullback […]

Pro-Ed and WBPHS in finals

Pro-Ed and WBPHS in finals

Rudi Bowe  The Under 19 A and 15 B teams of Pro-Ed Academy and Under 19 B team of Walvis Bay Private High School (WBPHS) went through to their different league finals of the Metropolitan Board Schools Rugby Trophy competition after winning their semi-final matches over the past weekend. The Under 19 A team of […]

Spitzkoppe Run and Mountain Bike Challenge 2019

The Rock Spitzkoppe Community Run and Mountain Bike Challenge, a highlight on the local sporting calendar, will take place on Saturday, 14 September 2019 at Spitzkoppe in the Erongo Region. Entries are open and an estimated 500 entries are expected this year. Entries are limited due to the constraints presented by the remote venue and […]

Spur T20 Social League Champions

Rudi Bowe The coastal SPUR Social League will come to an end over the weekend at the Walvis Bay Oval at the Lagoon. Last year’s runners up, PPS Knights claimed the first position with an average overall score of 174 and automatically qualified for the final on Sunday 11 August at 11:30. Fuel Pump Repair […]

“Le Tour de Narraville”

The sixth annual “Le Tour de Narraville” with a new exciting night race will hap-pen over the weekend of 30 -31 August in Narraville, Walvis Bay. The Marathon is sponsored by Marathon Sugar and the co-sponsor is Guans Packaging. The cycle tour and running event is a fundraising initiative for the Uniting Reformed Church in […]

Global parkrun phenomenon

Global parkrun phenomenon

Contributed Windhoek joins the global parkrun phenomenon as from this weekend. Swakopmund was the first town outside South Africa to join this global phenomenon when in April 2017 almost 200 participants took part in the first event. Walvis Bay then followed in February 2018 in which an overwhelming 338 participants took part. parkrun fever has […]

Clash of the Titans

Clash of the Titans

Swakopmund-based boxer Albinius ‘Danny Boy’ Felesianu will take on Zimbabwean opponent Peter Pelembe for the vacant World Boxing Organisation (WBO) African Lightweight title in a boxing bonanza known as Clash of the Titans tomorrow Saturday, 10 August at Ramatex in Windhoek. Felesianu, the current International Boxing Federation (IBF) Africa Junior Lightweight champion, has a record […]

SPS receives netball balls and bibs

Sharlien Tjambari The First National Bank (FNB) in Swakopmund put a smile on the faces of the netball girls from Swakopmund Primary School (SPS) last week when they donated a number of netball balls and bibs towards the netball teams. The team received six netball balls and bibs for the U/7, 8, 10, 11, 12 […]

Peter Richards Pairs

Peter Richards Pairs

Freddie Fouche and Colin Peake returned earlier this week from Botswana where they competed in the annual Peter Richards International Lawn Bowls Pairs Tournament. They ended in third position. This Pairs tournament is held every year in Francistown and is hosted by the Francistown Bowls Club. “We could not have asked for more from the […]