Junior triathletes dominate Fedhealth XTERRA Kids Race

Seen here:  Klara du Plessis crossing the finish line on the day.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg
The Elgin-Grabouw Country Club was bustling with excitement on Friday, 23 February 2018 when 458 eager junior triathletes toed the line at the water’s edge of the Eikenhof Dam ready to participate in the action of the much anticipated Fedhealth […]

By | 2018-02-23T18:52:30+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|The Town Square|0 Comments

Oberholzer not resting on her laurels

Despite a string of successes behind her name over the past 12 months, South African road champion Carla Oberholzer feels she still has plenty of room for improvement.

The Demacon Women’s Team rider’s latest triumph came when she won the title at the national road championships in Oudtshoorn early this month.

Last year, Oberholzer was at the […]

By | 2018-02-23T08:35:26+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|The Town Square|0 Comments

Scott Renews Rivalry at Athletix Grand Prix Series

Seen here:  Dominique Scott.  Photo Credit:  Global Athletics

Multiple SA Indoor record holder Dominique Scott returns to the tracks of South Africa on Thursday, 22 March 2018, when she lines up in the 1500m at the third and final Athletix Grand Prix Series Meeting at the Dal Josaphat Stadium in Paarl.

Scott, who is included in the […]

By | 2018-02-22T09:30:38+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|The Town Square|0 Comments

Weber swim to victory at 4th annual Sanlam Cape Mile

Seen here:  Michelle Weber on her way to victory at the 2018 Sanlam Cape Mile brought to you by Sanlam Investments.  Photo Credit:  Tobias Ginsberg
Michelle Weber (Franschhoek) had the crowds on their feet at 4th annual Sanlam Cape Mile brought to you by Sanlam Investments at the picturesque Eikenhof Dam (Elgin, Grabouw) on Sunday, 18 […]

By | 2018-02-18T16:48:24+00:00 February 18th, 2018|The Town Square|0 Comments

UJ hockey star relishes Games opportunity

Surprised at her selection, University of Johannesburg hockey star Kristen Paton is looking forward to the challenges she will face at the Commonwealth Games in Australia in April.

The 21-year-old chiropractic student made her debut for the national team late last year, but thought her inexperience might count against her.

“In all honesty I was really surprised […]

By | 2018-02-15T09:35:08+00:00 February 15th, 2018|The Town Square|0 Comments

Champ prepares for tough Berge en Dale test

Defending champion Kim le Court is preparing for a serious challenge as she lines up a hat-trick of victories in the Bestmed Berge en Dale road race near Krugersdorp in Gauteng next weekend.

The 21-year-old Demacon Women’s Team rider has won the last two events, but said she felt the pressure would be on her when […]

By | 2018-02-14T13:41:12+00:00 February 14th, 2018|The Town Square|0 Comments
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