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[1 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]
First Riana van Niekerk Race for Bibles

The first Riana van Niekerk Run and Walk for Bibles took place 25 June 2016 at Zwartkops High School in Centurion.
About 3500 athletes from all over Gauteng participated in this very special event, commemorating the life of Riana van Niekerk (18 June 1976 to 13 February 2016) and raising funds for Bible translation and distribution in SA and the rest of the world.
Riana was a four times gold medal athlete in the Comrades Marathon, six times winner of the “Around the Dam”-marathon and three-time winner of the prestigious “Two Oceans”-marathon.
In …

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[1 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]
Hoërskool Zwartkop se atlete presteer

Hoërskool Zwartkop se atlete het by die Suidelike Afrika Junior Atletiekkampioenskappe goed presteer.
Simonay Weitsz en Werner Visser het die Suid-Afrikaanse Atletiekspan vanaf 17 tot 18 Junie 2016 in Lusaka, Zambië, verteenwoordig.
Simonay Weitsz het goue medaljes in die 800m en 1500m gewen en Werner Visser ʼn silwer medalje met gewigstoot en ʼn goue medalje met diskus verower.

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[1 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]

Daar is nuwe opwinding vir Laerskool Wierdapark omdat Makro Centurion hierdie jaar die Wierie Padwedloop met ‘n nuwe roete aanbied.
Die gewilde padwedloop vind op 13 Augustus 2016 plaas en is daar weer eens ‘n 21.1km en 10km vir die meer fikses asook ‘n 5km en 2km ‘Fun Run’’ vir dié wat ‘n bietjie later die ysige koue wil aanpak.
Inskrywings kan van 1 Julie 2016 by die Laerskool Wierdapark, verskeie besighede of per internet by www.active.com gedoen word.

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[1 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]
The Titans did it again!!

For the second successive year, The Northerns Cricket Union (TITANS) has claimed the most esteemed administrative prize in South African cricket, winning the coveted 2015/2016 CSA incentive scorecard, while also reigning supreme in two significant other categories.

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[1 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]
Laerskool Wierdapark spog met Vier Golfkampioene

Vier van Laerskool Wierdapark se leerlinge is deur die Junior Gauteng-Noord Golf Unie genooi, om aan die Ernie Els Laerskole Kampioenskappe te Port Shepstone Golf Klub deel te neem.
Hierdie leerlinge se opofferings oor naweke en lang ure se oefening, het tot hul sukses bygedra.
Daar is slegs twee skole in die Provinsie wat deur die Unie aangewys is om aan hierdie Kampioenskappe gedurende 4 tot 5 Augustus 2016 deel te neem.
Op foto van links na regs:
Eduard Coetzee (Gr 4): Wen klubkampioenskappe by Zwartkop Country Club in C-Afdeling (Juniors).
JP Jordaan (Gr 6): …

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[1 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]
Back to Back victories

Two weeks after finishing 15th in the London Marathon, Irvette van Zyl notched up her second consecutive SPAR Women’s 10km Challenge victory when she braved wet and windy conditions to win the Port Elizabeth leg at Pollok Beach in 33.28 minutes.
The Phalula twins, Lebogang and Diana-Lebo, were second and third, in 34.09 and 34.10 minutes respectively.
“I was so happy to win in Port Elizabeth. I’ve always hated the PE race because I’ve never been able to win here before. I almost felt like crying when I crossed the finish line, …

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[1 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

A host of global giants, including some of the world’s strongest men and fittest women, will take on local contenders as they battle for top honours at the inaugural Arnold Classic Africa, to be held at Sandton Convention Centre from 27 to 29 May 2016.
In one of the most anticipated contests of the festival, hosted by seven-time Mr Olympia Arnold Schwarzenegger, some of the world’s top bodybuilders will turn out in a pro contest with a total prize purse of R1.5 million on the line, of which three athletes are …

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[20 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
Addo 100 mile trail run – A Dream Race

It is difficult to imagine running non-stop for 100 miles (161km) and very few athletes take-on these ultra events.
Training for such an extreme event takes a lot of determination but ever since local lad Bennie Roux read Born to Run by Christopher McDougall and Ultra marathon man by Dean Karnazes, his dream was to run a 100 mile trail.
The 100 mile runs in South Africa didn’t exist since 2009 and his dream was postponed or alternative he could spend his life savings and travel to the US or UK where …

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[20 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
Be part of a True inspiration

After losing his leg in a freak accident at the age of 14, Daniel Slabbert refused to let go of his dream of becoming a professional golfer.
As the reigning Nedbank SA Open Disabled Champion, Daniel has set his sights on becoming the first disabled golfer to compete on the Sunshine Tour.
SAUEO and The Job Club are hosting a fundraising golf day for Daniel and will take place on 3 June 2016 at Zwartkop Golf Estate, Centurion.
Entry fees are R4000 for a 4-ball team and various sponsorships are available.
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[20 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
Delwyn Smit se hart is groot

Delwyn Smit,‘n Graad 9-leerling verbonde aan die Hoërskool Eldoraigne het gehoor dat daar verskeie leerlinge by Hoërskool Senekal is wat nie op ‘n rugbytoer kan gaan nie en het hy besluit om iets daaromtrent te doen.
Die leerlinge se ouers is tans onder druk as gevolg van die droogte.
Die toer is reeds verlede jaar beplan en bespreek en daarom was die teleurstelling baie groot vir die betrokke leerlinge.
Delwyn het saam met Ferdinand Rabie, van Big Brother-faam, ‘n gholfdag gereël waarby Kallie Knoetze ook betrokke was.
Daar is genoeg fondse ingesamel dat …