Local sport

A hat-trick for Selanna Biggs

Not only was Liam Briggs presented with the senior sportsman of the year trophy, but he was also named senior victor ludorum for his achievements in swimming during Curro Nelspruit’s annual sport prize-giving.

Lesetedi claims 42-kilometre title

Gaolathilhe Lesetedi snatched his first-ever Uniwisp Kaapsehoop 3-in-1 Marathon title, presented by Nelspruit Marathon Club, on Saturday with a time of two hours, 28 minutes and 39 seconds with an average speed of 16,8 kilometres per hour. 

WMA boasts more than 25 students for worlds

More than 25 students of the Wolves Martial Arts Academy (WMA) have been selected to represent South Africa at the 2018 Tang Soo Do World Championships that will take place in London, England. 

NHS as naaswenners van Gunn & Moore-kompetisie aangewys

Hoërskool Waterkloof se eerste krieket-span is vir die derde agtereenvolgende jaar as die Noordvaal Gunn & Moore-kampioene gekroon nadat hulle Hoërskool Nelspruit (NHS) Saterdag op Uplands College se veld met 75 lopies geklop het.

A memorable cricket season for Joshua

Joshua Greeff, a grade 8 pupil at Penryn College, has achieved the remarkable feat of scoring six consecutive half-centuries and two centuries in the local T20 u/14 high school league. 

Sassy 86-year-old takes on Kaapsehoop marathon

Uniwisp is proud to host world-record holder of the 2017 Geneva Marathon, Deidre Larkin of Randburg Harriers Marathon Club at the annual Uniwisp Kaapsehoop 3-in-1 marathon.

Butcher highest ranking rider in SA

Local equestrian Alex Butcher was crowned the highest ranking showing rider in South Africa during a Gatsby-themed prize-giving evening held at the South African Showing Championships last week.