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Winning weekend for Kudus and Walvis Bay

Winning weekend for Kudus and Walvis Bay

Rugby fans of Walvis Bay had a good weekend, with both harbour town rugby teams, Kudus and Walvis Bay Rugby Club managing impressive wins against rival teams Rehoboth Rugby Club and Reho Falcon in the Namibia Rugby Union’s premier league. Kudus had a well-deserved 46-12 win against Rehoboth. Fly half Aurelio Plato, eighth man Ernesto […]

Two Walvis Bay rugby players in Hong Kong Sevens team

Two Walvis Bay rugby players in Hong Kong Sevens team

Namibia’s Sevens Rugby team concluded a training camp at Swakopmund and will participate in the Hong Kong Sevens Tournament from 7 to 9 April this year. Two team members include rugby players from Walvis Bay Rugby Club, the brothers Jean (Jr) Jacobs and Lloyd Jacobs. The Namibian Sevens team will be competing against eleven teams […]

Undefeated “Die Basters” loses to Pirates

Undefeated “Die Basters” loses to Pirates

Pirates launched a jaw dropping performance on Saturday, beating log leaders “Die Basters” 2-1 in the social soccer league. Diego Fransman made Pirates take an early lead at half time with 1-0 after a successful penalty kick in the 32nd minute. Fransman again “danced through the defense” in the second half and scored the second […]

The 400m Athletic Legend

The 400m Athletic Legend

Francis Uatema is another example to prove through hard work, determination and a positive attitude dreams become a reality. His journey started in 2010 when a teacher forced him to participate in the 400m athletics . It reached a high point in Jamaica in 2015. Francis Uatema was born on 5 February 1996 at Otavi […]

Regional Council touching the toes of N$1million in fundraiser for Namibian Newspaper Cup

Regional Council touching the toes of N$1million in fundraiser for Namibian Newspaper Cup

The Namibian Newspaper Cup tournament is coming to Erongo this Easter from 14-17 April and will be hosted in Swakopmund. This annual event and a permanent fixture on the Namibian Sporting Calendar attracts thousands of visitors from all other 13 regions to the host region. This will be the second time the newspaper cup is […]

Pirates eyes win over Die Basters to move to third position on the log

Pirates (Walvis Bay) took on Coastal Uranium (CU) of Swakopmund at the SFC (Swakopmund Football Club) on Saturday in a Namibian Social Football League match. Julius Ashipala opened the scoring figures in the 15th minute for CU. CU’s striker, Pandapa Shannika, added the second goal during the 25th minute. Half time the score was 2-0. […]

Disappointment as Cape Town Cycle Classic is called off…..

Disappointment as Cape Town Cycle Classic is called off…..

Many avid Namibian cyclists are disappointed about the sudden cancellation of the Cape Town Cycle Tour over the past weekend. Amongst the riders was Swakopmund businessman Quinton Liebenberg. “When the rumour started going around through the riders that the event is cancelled, everybody just stood there in disbelief,” he said to namib times yesterday from […]

Dis “derby”- tyd môre op Kudu park wanneer Kudus en Walvis mekaar pak Era en West coast Sharks raak slaags

Die jarelange tweestryd tussen die twee plaaslike rugbyklubs word môre op die spits gedryf wanneer Kudus en Walvis Baai se eerste en tweede spanne in die eerste liga wedstryde van die jaar teen mekaar te staan kom. “Derby” wedstryde tussen die twee klubs is altyd kliphard en fisies en môre s’n gaan geen verskil wees […]

Hangana takes over Lucky Star Marathon

Hangana takes over Lucky Star Marathon

The Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group recently announced that its subsidiary, Hangana seafood, will be taking over as the main sponsor of the ‘Lucky Star Marathon & Cycle Tour’, which is known as the oldest coastal running event in Namibia. It was made public in September 2016, that Etosha Fishing would no longer be sponsoring […]

Coastal Pirates Inline Hockey kicks off

Coastal Pirates Inline Hockey kicks off

Over the weekend (24-26 February) the coastal Inline Hockey Club hosted its 21st time business league tournament at the Dome Sport Complex Centre in Swakopmund. Thirty teams participated in 8 different age categories with players ranging from 4 up to 40 years. The business league encourages players from all over the country to “mix and […]