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Schools retain top spot in MTB league
2016-06-29

Parel Vallei High School showed their steel at the first race in the Spur Schools Mountain Bike League Western Cape leg logging 479 points to retain the top spot on the mixed team log in which close on 50 schools competed.

 

Their women’s team also finished first with 160 points...






 
JES: Round 2 in KZN
2016-06-28

A perfect day greeted riders at Thomas More College, Hillcrest for the second round of the Junior Eliminator Series for KwaZulu Natal.

 

Riders showed off their speed and power as they charged around the field and up a short climb before being tested on their technical skills as they...






 
Bloem set for Engen Knockout Challenge
2016-06-24

The 2016 Under-17 Engen Knockout Challenge Bloemfontein media draw was conducted on Thursday, 23 June at Grey College in Bloemfontein.

 

Amongst the regional dignitaries’ attendance at the Media Draw was Engen’s Area Retail Manager Stanley Mosime, Lucas Matobako - SAFA reg...






 
JES: Round 1 in KZN
2016-06-20

Youth Day (Thursday 16 June) saw the first round of the Junior Eliminator Series for KwaZulu Natal take place at Northwood Boys High School, Durban North.

 

The event saw 21 schools being represented and many first timers to the eliminator format. Eliminator is a short course heat ra...






 
SA hockey star gives back to youth
2016-06-17

SA hockey player and Cape Town local, Quanita Bobbs (22), has joined the Stellenbosch-leg of the nationwide initiative, the Investec Hockey Academy. 

 

The academy teaches school girls about the importance of playing sport while, at the same time, aiming to raise the national sta...






 
JES heads to KZN
2016-06-09

The second leg of the Junior Eliminator Series 2016 is all set to kick off in one week in KwaZulu Natal on Thursday 16 June (Youth Day).

 

There are two fantastic courses designed to offer plenty of action for riders and spectators. This year sees the series returning to Northwood Bo...






 
Glenwood taste success up north
2016-06-07

Glenwood High School's 1st XI hockey team travelled to Krugersdorp on the weekend for two tough fixtures against Krugersdorp High and Monument. 

 

GLENWOOD VS KRUGERSDORP HIGH SCHOOL

Glenwood 1st XI Hockey travelled to Krugersdorp for ...






 
Entries open for Spur MTB League
2016-06-03

Online entries are now open for the first Western Cape Spur Schools Mountain Bike League race, which will take place at Southey Vines Cycle Park in Somerset West on Thursday 16 June.

 

Eight years into the Spur High Schools Mountain Bike League organisers are anticipating th...






 
Wrap - Western Cape JES 2016
2016-05-31

The Junior Eliminator Series 2016 kicked off in the Western Cape with two highly entertaining races at Bloemendal Wine Estate and Bishops Diocesan College where young riders representing 24 different schools entertained the crowds with some exciting, high paced racing action.

 

Elimin...






 
JES - Final Round
2016-05-25

Sunday 22 May saw the final round of the Junior Eliminator Series for Western Cape take place at Bishops Diocesan College, Rondebosch.

 

Riders were treated to a perfectly manicured single track, yes you read that right - the school boasts a great trail around their  fields. The...






 
MTB mania returns
2016-05-19

More than 500 schools are expected to compete in the 2016 Spur High Schools Mountain Bike League season, which will run from May to October with Gauteng aiming for another stellar year.

 

Gauteng is leading the national log in terms of numbers boasting an impressive 2498 riders repres...






 
Paul Roos top tennis team in SA
2016-05-17

South Africa’s top tennis schools provided a dazzling weekend of play with Paul Roos from Stellenbosch edging out Bloemfontein’s Grey College by a narrow 5/4 margin in the final.

 

The weather played its part to ensure three days of outstanding tennis from the eight partic...






 
Glenwood boy picked by SA
2016-05-17

Glenwood High Grade 11 pupil Reuben Schoeman has been chosen to represent South Africa at the 3rd Fina World Junior Open Water Swimming Championship in the Netherlands from 16 – 18 July 2016.

 

The Netherlands will now be the host country of the 2016 World J...






 
Glenwood come back to beat DHS
2016-05-12
Glenwood High managed to pull back a 2 - 0 deficit to beat Durban High School (DHS) 3 - 2 in their 1st XI hockey match at the weekend.
 
Glenwood started the game at a feverish pace by applying their usual high pressing game.




 
DSG tops in PE North
2016-05-02
Host school DSG took the honours in a well contested final against Graaff-Reinet’s Union High when the PE North section of the SPAR Eastern Cape Schoolgirls Hockey Challenge was played in Grahamstown on Sunday.
 
Ten schools competed in the second tournamen...





 
Round 1: JES 2016
2016-05-02
Sunday 24 April saw round one of the Junior Eliminator Series for the Western Cape take place at Bloemendal Wine Estate, Durbanville. After the large storm on Friday, riders and spectators were pleased to be greeted by sunny and warm weather conditions with a grippy track.