Local sport

Highlanders gain the ascendancy

The team finished its League matches on July 8, and compared to last season, has shown considerable improvement on and off the field.

Naas joins the hole-in-one club

Naas Rautenbach joined the prestigious hole-in-one club on Saturday, during the Esperanza Special Needs School Golf Day.

Dewald Botha races away from his stress

For the racers on the track, however, the roar of their car’s engines signals an exhilaration which fuels their desire to enter race after race.

Oval racers find their tempo

Local racers knew they had to dominate the track and keep Newcastle’s honour intact.

Local cycling legend Gwyn gears up for international success

Could 2017 be the year of Gwyn Pine? The local cycling legend has put many hard kilometres, training determinedly towards the UCI (Union Cycliste Internationale) Gran Fondo World Championships in Albi, France this August. His season to date shows Gwyn is in the prime of his cycling career. “I’m at about the same level and…

Soccer tournament heats up at Paradise Sports grounds

At the Paradise Sports Grounds, Central Maintenance played against Sinter Plant. Despite Sinter Plant’s best efforts, Central Maintenance dominated the match and secured a win of three-nil.

Golfers fight from the bunkers at the Newcastle Golf Club

It was battle between the Golfers on the Newcastle Golf Club greens on Saturday. Teams of four golfers joined forces to contest the Monte Stanco MOTH Shellhole sponsored competition, in the format of a four ball alliance. To the victor went the spoils. At the conclusion of play, the team of Ebert Koorts, Boland Koorts,…

Kilbarchan golfers meet their match(play)

Dozens of golfers entered into the club Matchplay Competition – which started on Saturday – eager to earn themselves the honour of winner or take home the coveted plate.