Local sport

Ashburton series ends on a high

Cyclists in the marathon category were pushed to the limit as it consisted of rough terrain, a distance of 70 to 75 kilometres and an ascent ranging from 1 000 to 2 000 metres.

Bioné, Shiloh is SA se beste

Nelspruit Stoeiklub (NSK) se Shiloh Mathane (11) en Bioné Kleynhans (10) is as Suid-Afrika se nuutgekroonde jeugkampioene aangewys.

WSK verower twee medaljes in Goudstad

Witrivier Stoeiklub (WSK) se Marizaan Britz en Christo Nagel jr. het albei met silwermedaljes van die Suid-Afrikaanse Jeugkampioenskappe, wat Vrydag en Saterdag in die Portugese saal in Johannesburg beslis is, teruggekeer.

Mthethwa, Ndlovu race to victory

LVCC Nelspruit’s Professa Mthethwa (23) snatched the Build it God’s Window, presented by Legogote Villagers, 21-kilometre title on Saturday with a time of 1:16:23 and an average speed of 16,8 kilometres per hour.

Cloete na drie weke weer terug

Flank Chris Cloete, is terug in die Steval Pumas se 22-tal nadat hy ‘n graad-twee skeur aan sy skouer teen die Cell C Sharks opgedoen het.

Para World Champs rescheduled

S14 class swimmer, Cristelle Kriel will only leave for the World Para Swimming Championships at the Francisco Marquez Olympic Swimming Pool, Mexico in mid-November.

Jardim boasts two South African titles

Nicole Jardim (19) won two South African titles at the recent Solo Dance Latina South African Championships, held in Polokwane. 

Rico claims open-water title

Rico van Greunen claimed the first LowMed Open Water Swim series title at Longmere Dam on Sunday, winning the open men’s 3 000 metres with a time of 39 minutes and 15 seconds. 

Pumas hopeful for a spot in play-offs

The Steval Pumas squandered a healthy 28-10 lead in the last fixture at Mbombela Stadium on Saturday to forfeit a possible semi-final spot in this season’s Currie Cup competition.