Local sport

Schoolboy rugby at its best

Penryn College once again hosted their annual rugby event at Mbombela Stadium on Wednesday. This year, it had grown to include six local high school first teams.

Plaaslike stoeiers druk stempel af

Nelspruit Stoeiklub (NSK) het weereens gewys waarom hulle nie net as een van die topklubs in die provinsie beskou word nie, maar ook deur die Suid-Afrikaanse stoeigemeenskap as gedugte mededingers beskou word.

Warrior lifts the bar again

Close to 5000 adventure-loving South Africans got down and dirty on the banks of the Vaal River for the second event of the 2017 Toyota Warrior powered by Reebok. Emerald Resort and Casino was the venue for the showdown in the elite Black Ops event, where the crème de la crème of the obstacle course racing scene battled it out the weekend.

Scotlands’ Johnston lifts championships trophy

Liam Johnston, from Scotland, made it a Scottish double at the African Amateur Stroke Play Championship when he lifted the trophy after an epic tussle with compatriot Connor Syme and South Africa’s Christo Lamprecht at Leopard Creek County Club last week.

Lawrence rips through final round to claim vital victory

Thriston Lawrence saved his best for last and set the seal on a three-shot victory when he posted the lowest round of the day at Centurion Country Club in the final event of the IGT Challenge Tour’s Race to Q-School Series last week.