Karateka pass grading

A number of Grahamstown karateka took part in the SASKA Dan and Kyu Grading in Port Elizabeth.

Jan Smuts reign supreme in nail-biting final

The overcast day with the odd drizzle did not dampen the spirits of many hockey enthusiasts during the Rhodes University Inter-Res event.

Shone's team shines for Kingswood at Hirsch Shield

Kingswood College athletics team took third place in the prestigious Hirsch Shield event. The 98th annual Hirsch Shield event took place on Thursday 24 September, and was hosted by eventual winners, Queens College.

Belmont golf club tees off

The Belmont Golf Club will be officially opened on Friday morning. The course will be opened by honorary members of the club. Lynn Rossouw and Daphne Bowker will open the women’s section, while Bob Keeble and John Inge will cut the ribbon in the men’s tee.

Karate guru trains Gtown youngsters

Joza Karate Club on Thursday 24 September, hosted a training session at the new Indoor Sports Centre conducted by Shihan Koos Burger, the head of the South African Shotokan Karate Academy.

Rugby support

In assembly this week, the St Andrew’s Senior Prep boys learned about resilience and perseverance. Last week the boys came to school in their Bokke attire, ready to see the Springboks win.

EP Kings remain 7th on the log

Eastern Province Kings went down 9-20 to Steval Pumas in their Absa Currie Cup match over the weekend. This means Pumas kept their slim semi-final hopes alive.

EP Kings still top in Absa Under-19 competition

The EP Kings remained top of the Absa Under-19 Provincial Competition's A-Division this weekend, despite having a bye.

DHL Western Province moved past the Vodacom Blue Bulls in second spot following an impressive 53-20 win over the Pretoria side in Cape Town on Friday.

Run for fun on Heritage Day

The President's Award for Youth Empowerment is inviting people to enter the Grahamstown Youth Committee and Pam Golding Properties' Heritage Day Fun Run on Thursday. Various prizes are available for runners.

Distance: 5km

Registration: from 16:30.

Where: Albany Sports Club, Grahamstown

EP Kings record first win

Home-town hero, Scott Van Breda, was a shining light once again for the EP Kings as they claimed a 32-24 win against the Free State Cheetahs at the Nelson Mandela Bay stadium in Port Elizabeth on Friday.