Bear Grylls has announced the launch of his first Bear Grylls Survival Academy in Africa, offering a rare chance for a lucky few outdoor enthusiasts across the globe to learn his extreme survival techniques.
11 Dec 2013 10:21
Francois Pienaar, captain of the winning Springbok team that lifted the 1995 Rugby World Cup said his greatest Madiba moment was when the former President agreed to be a Godfather to his two sons.
By Amukelani Chauke 11 Dec 2013 07:53
Trail runner Eddie Lambert and mountain biker Jurgens Uys will join forces in January to take on the Totalsports Terra Firma Challenge presented by Liberty Medical Scheme and Rehidrat Sport.
10 Dec 2013 11:50
PRETORIA: The third Orange African Nations Champions (CHAN), to be played early next year, will allow South Africa to build on the positive legacy of the 2010 FIFA World Cup and the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations.
10 Dec 2013 08:58
Mountain Dew is taking to the road to refresh and excite avid action sports fans and will visit all major cities from Gauteng, Durban, Port Elizabeth, Plettenberg Bay and Cape Town from 14 - 31 December 2013. This electrifying and adrenaline-pumping roadshow will showcase some of the country's finest skate and BMX athletes in a never seen before pop-out skate park.
10 Dec 2013 08:15
The South African Rugby Union (SARU) has paid tribute to the life and contribution of former president Nelson Mandela who passed away on Thursday, 5 December.
6 Dec 2013 11:31
Canned hunting was unknown to me up until a few months ago, and I'm guilty of being ignorant of the fact that this is happening under my very own nose, but from the moment I discovered the truth, I haven't been able to stop thinking or talking about it.
By Angie White 3 Dec 2013 09:18
While sport sponsorship and promotion have become a global US$40 billion business, many sports administrators in South Africa - and the rest of Africa - still see their primary role as the management of their sporting code and ethos.
2 Dec 2013 08:24
The Springboks kick off their 2015 IRB Rugby World Cup campaign in England on 19 September against the top Asian qualifier at the Brighton Community Stadium at 10pm. Good news for South African fans is that three of the team's four round-robin matches will begin at 7pm and only one at 10pm.
2 Dec 2013 07:36
The Junior Springboks were grouped with hosts New Zealand, Samoa and Scotland when the pools and fixtures of the IRB Junior World Championship 2014 were confirmed on Friday morning, 29 November, in Auckland.
29 Nov 2013 10:29
South African ICT provider and mobility specialist company globetom has extended the functionality of golfing portal www.lastminutegolf.co.za with the addition of an HTML 5-based mobile application that allows for enhanced accessibility and usability.
28 Nov 2013 12:04
South African professional athletes dominated yet another Nike We Run race after taking top honours in the We Run Rio 10 kilometre race held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Sunday, 24 November, 2013. The race is one of 26 international races hosted in Nike's We Run series.
27 Nov 2013 07:43
The Momentum Cricket Sixes will be kicking off the summer season in style with the must-attend social cricket event of the year at the Claremont Cricket Club in Cape Town on 14 December 2013. The event is presented by South African cricket stars Graeme Smith, Mark Boucher and Justin Kemp.
26 Nov 2013 06:50
Each December the Cape Town city centre comes alive for a run at which no winner is declared and no medals are awarded - there isn't even an official timekeeper - yet year after year it attracts upwards of 20,000 entries.
25 Nov 2013 12:06
PRETORIA: Tickets for the 3rd Orange African Nations Championship (CHAN 2014) go on sale on 29 November 2013, and will cost from R40 up to a maximum of R200.
25 Nov 2013 09:58
Kgothatso Montjane, South Africa's number one women's wheelchair tennis player, was recently crowned Sportswoman of the Year with a disability at the Spar G Sport Awards in Johannesburg. The Spar G Sports Awards are an annual event aimed at celebrating and honouring South African women in sport.
25 Nov 2013 07:27
Supply chain and logistics management company UTi has announced their sponsorship of the rapidly growing Cape Town Tens rugby event. UTi's partnership with Tens covers a number of VIP and rugby elements - including brand ownership of the event VIP hospitality area, as well as naming rights to the prestigious veterans division.
25 Nov 2013 07:09
The Volvo Golf Champions will return to the Durban Country Club in KwaZulu-Natal from 9-12 January 2014. The event serves as the curtain-raiser to the year-long, multinational golfing circuit and features an elite field of proven winners.
20 Nov 2013 10:57
All roads led to the North West province on Sunday night, 17 November, as sporting greats, state sporting officials and guests made their way to the Sun City Resort for the 2013 South African Sports Awards.
19 Nov 2013 09:39
The South African team beat the Rest of the World side in a tightly contested ACTS International Jockeys challenge. Contributions from each member ensured a 25 point victory over the visitors.
19 Nov 2013 09:32
GENEVA: The FIFA Emergency Committee decided on Friday, 15 November 2013, not to recognise the elections held by the Moroccan Football Association (FRMF) on 10 November 2013.
18 Nov 2013 08:55
Samsung Electronics has announced a two-year sponsorship as the official smartphone supplier to the South African Rugby Union (SARU) and the national rugby team, the Springboks.
18 Nov 2013 07:43
IMG Motorsport, promoter of the FIA European Rallycross Championship, was presented with the European Race Series of the Year award at the recently held Professional MotorSport World Expo Awards.
18 Nov 2013 07:32
South African soccer team Bafana Bafana have faced current World Champions Spain on only three previous occasions, which took place in 2002 at the World Cup in Korea and twice at the 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup.
15 Nov 2013 11:14
Luxolo Rubushe, CEO of the Eastern Cape Parks and Tourism Agency (ECPTA), has confirmed that The Herald VW Cycle Tour will be joining a group of partner events that will be used to promote the province through sport.
15 Nov 2013 10:56
The Hunters eXtreme Ultimate X 2014 festival, the action sports and lifestyle event, will take place in Cape Town on Saturday, 1 February 2014. The Gateway Canal at the V&A Waterfront will host death-defying stunts and tricks, performed by action sport athletes from BMX, FMX, MTB, skate and wake boarding.
15 Nov 2013 10:23
mapIT are pleased to announce the launch of the online interactive map for the 2013 Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge. The race, aptly named the toughest race in Johannesburg and is renowned for the large crowd that it draws year after year, took place on Sunday, 17 November through the streets of Johannesburg.
14 Nov 2013 14:19
This weekend, 15, 16 and 17 November, sees South Africa's top jocks pit their varying methods on three of the fairest courses in the country against some of the best international jockeys from across the globe including Richard Hughes (Captain), Johnny Murtagh, Jamie Spencer and Tom Queally from Ireland; Hugh Bowman from Australia and; Gregory Benoist from France.
14 Nov 2013 08:37
The South African Hockey Association has released the names of the players who will represent South Africa's men's and women's national teams in the Africa Cup of Nations hockey tournament in Nairobi, Kenya from 18-23 November.
14 Nov 2013 07:27
The 2013 Continental Run2Stop Challenge is a fitness and endurance race that features both runners and cyclists that would push their limits to win a trip to the 2014 Soccer World Cup in Brazil.
14 Nov 2013 07:17
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