Archives for December 2014

Soweto Marathon entries open

Monday, 17 September 2012 – Entries for the 20th Soweto Marathon are open with just under 20 000 runners expected to compete in the marathon and all other sub events this year. For the first time in history, the events will be split … [Read more...]

SA Cross Country Trials in Boksburg

Thursday, 10 January 2013 – Entries are still open for the SA Cross Country trials taking place at the Boksburg Stadium in Boksburg on 26 January.  All athletes hoping to compete on the day must enter as soon as possible to avoid … [Read more...]

South Africa congratulates Miss World

Mpumalanga Premier David Mabuza has congratulated Miss South Africa Rolene Strauss on being crowned Miss World 2014. … [Read more...]

Students warned of bogus colleges

South Africa – The Department of Higher Education and Training has urged potential students to verify the accreditation of any private college or university before enrolling for studies. The department says citizens must ensure that … [Read more...]

Two Oceans Half Marathon 2013 Auction

The last round of entries for the Old Mutual Two Oceans Half Marathon has sold out and 16 000 runners are expected to line up at the start on Saturday 30 March 2013.  Two Oceans Marathon naming rights sponsor Old Mutual is however giving … [Read more...]

Sesipi wins the Spur Trail Series

Almost 700 trail runners made their way to the Pelindaba Nature Reserve this weekend to take on the final race of the Spur Gauteng Summer Trail Series™. They weren’t disappointed as the Highveld weather played along, delivering a perfect … [Read more...]

Spider 2-3 review by Joan

Spider 2-3 is a thriller, criss-crossing continents with terrorism as the backbone of the story. Capturing you from page one with intrigue,  revealing a grand conclusion by craftily exposing the terrorist plot. … [Read more...]

Agulhas National Park opens new chalets

The South African National Parks has launched seven brand new chalets in the Agulhas National Park. … [Read more...]

Leading South African University Announces Edx Partnership

It was revealed this week that Johannesburg’s Witwatersrand University (Wits), in partnership with MOOC provider Edx, has announced plans to introduce free web courses in South Africa. The courses, which are planned to cover a range … [Read more...]

Gelant celebrates another Cross Country victory

Saturday, 26 January 2013 – SA Cross Country champion Elroy Gelant, won the 12km men’s trials at the Boksburg stadium after delivering a strong performance against a record number of athletes in the field. The 26 year-old also won the … [Read more...]