Posts – Sport

Mountain biking in Africa: Wear helmets!

The YouTube video of established South African mountain biker, Evan van der Spuy, being knocked over by a red hartebeest (antelope) has been viewed more than 11 million times in the last 10 days.

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Outdoor equipment stores in South Africa

Adventurers coming to South Africa can source all their outdoor equipment locally and depending what currency you normally deal in, you can walk away with a few bargain buys.

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Exciting talent discovered during the 2010 Currie Cup

Some future superstars of world rugby were discovered during the 2010 Currie Cup, which concluded with the Shark’s 30-10 victory over Western Province in Durban last Saturday.

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Top 3 golf courses in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands

While the most prestigious golf courses in KwaZulu-Natal are located along the North Coast, the most relaxing rounds in the province are played at country clubs in the Midlands.

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Sachin Tendulkar’s last tour of South Africa?

India’s cricket tour to South Africa, which starts in December and includes 3 Test matches, a T20 and 5 One Day Internationals, could be the last for Sachin Tendulkar, one of the game’s greatest ever batsmen.

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Sustainable income needed for Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium

Some of the most exciting rugby players in South Africa come from the scenic Eastern Cape, which is partly why I’m hoping to see the Southern Kings being promoted to the Super Rugby competition no later than the suggested date of 2013.

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Visit South Africa for summer and the Super 15

The Super 15, which kicks-off on February 18, 2011, is going to the most grueling competition ever played in the southern hemisphere.

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Start preparing for Midmar Mile 2011

The Midmar Mile, which currently holds the Guinness World Record for the largest open-water swimming event, will take place on February 12 and 13 2011.

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All eyes on Bafana Bafana after the 2010 FIFA World Cup™

Like many other South Africans, I didn’t own a Bafana Bafana shirt until recently. Having seen the national team shine at the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ however, I, like many other South Africans, will be wearing that shirt a lot.

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