Hartbeespoort trap Kaap-wedren kaf

Verskeie lede van die Hartbeespoort Fietsryklub het die afgelope naweek aan die Kaap-fietsren (voorheen die Cape Argus) deelgeneem en sukses behaal. Die klub se mees veelsydige en top fietsryer vir die wedren was Pieter Pieterse, wat op 38 in sy 20ste wedren sy persoonlike beste tyd, 03:01 geklok het.

Pecanwood rides out

Jemma Battersby, Pecanwood Prep team captain and her horse were part of Pecanwood College’s equestrian team that was out in full force at the first inter-schools qualifier last weekend.

Locals win Trans Drak Mini

Hartbeespoorters Ruben du Preez and Odette Bergh, riding in Trinity Cycles’ colours, were the first mixed team to cross the finishing line, in a time of 07h40min, in the gruelling Trans Drak Mini MTB race that took place in the Drakensberg last weekend.

Wade to victory

Hartbeespoort mountain biker, Wade Prinsloo (19), a former Hartbeespoort High School pupil, and his teammate Arno du Toit, in the colours of LCB Racing, were victorious in Gauteng’s toughest mountain bike stage race, the annual Bridgestone Route 66 that took place last weekend in the area of Maropeng and the Cradle of Humankind. Wade, who…

Imke goes far

PLG Hartbeespoort held its interhouse athletics on Saturday and 43 school records were broken by athletes on the day. The three sports houses, Falcons, Hawks and Eagles competed fiercely, but the Falcons were victorious, scooping the points trophy as well as the spirited trophy. Imke Krige broke the school record for girls long jump u/11.


Hoërskool Hartbeespoort het verlede naweek weer ‘n junior hokkiekliniek aangebied. Van Suid-Afrika se tophokkiespelers, asook twee voorste spelers van die Noordwes-universiteit (NWU) het die kliniek kom aanbied. Die skool bedank in die besonder vir Sulette Damons (SA voorspeler), Anelle van Deventer (SA doelwagter), Sinalo Jafta (NU 1 voorspeler) en Marthinette (NWU 1 verdediger) vir die…

Tashil moves at SAs

Tashil Naidoo, a grade 6 pupil at the Mountain Cambridge School, competed in the South African Junior Chess Championships that took place early in January, where he represented the North West Bojanala Platina u/12A-team.who won gold. Tashil also played in the Wildcard Individual u/12 event where he was placed joint second out of 132 players…

Off to Las Vegas!

Nineteen-year-old Lwazi Cele from  Sunway has been chosen to represent South Africa in the prestigious City of Las Vegas Mayor’s Cup soccer tournament where college and university scouts in America look for new talent. Lwazi, a grade 11 pupil who plays soccer for the Berea-Albion Football Club, needs to raise R25 000 to take part…

Don’t mess with the Maias!

The Maia family competed in several items at the Tokon Shotokan Karate International (TSKKIA) All Styles Competition at Sun City this year and claimed 16 medals. Mom Tana (back) won three gold, one silver and one bronze, Anjelita (left) five gold and one bronze and Sheliya four gold and one silver. They competed in Shotokan…

Amanda op pad na Miami

Local amateur bodybuilder, Amanda Jansen van Vuuren was placed second at the recent National Amateur Bodybuilding Association (Nabba) world championships held at Unisa in Pretoria. This means she will compete in the World Fitness Federation Universe championships in Miami in June next year.