23.3.2020 02:41 pm
Joburg hosted the first-ever roller-derby tournament between African countries, with three teams showing what is possible when competitive speed-racing (on eight small wheels) and wrestling collide.
The first-ever roller derby tournament between two African countries took place in Johannesburg last weekend.
‘I’m so happy to have won the world title, especially against tough competition in a close heat.’
Gerhard de Beer was recently picked to play for Buffalo Bills, New York’s NFL side.
Basson powered well clear at the finish at the Moses Mabhida stadium, ahead of Jason Oosthuisen (Barzani) and BCX’s multiple Tour Durban champion Nolan Hoffman.
The popular mass ride was scheduled to take place on Sunday morning at St Michael’s Beach on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast.
Durbanite surfski stalwart Barry Lewin won the single ski, while Cape West Coast paddler Bianca Beavitt took the women’s singles title.
Japanese sumo officials opted Saturday to postpone a decision on overturning the ancient sport’s “men-only” policy following allegations of deep-rooted sexism.
Gary Beneke won it in an exciting finish ahead of Douglas Ryder and Leon Olivier while Paula Cound led the ladies home in 1993.
Duncan’s late call-up to the race comes at the expense of his grandson who is unable to ride the sani2c this year due to exams.
Hendricks blasted to the line in the colours of RoadCover to take the 2017 title.
The 2018 SA National Aquatic Championships and Youth Olympics Trials got off to a flying start.
Tandy, who finished sixth in the sprint contest at last year’s Rio Games stormed to a commanding victory in the 50m freestyle.
Neil Fair was the only swimmer to add his name to the preliminary squad.
Tatjana Schoenmaker led the charge in the women’s 200m breaststroke final.