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BUCO Desert Sport Festival called off

Rudi Bowe The BUCO Desert Sport Festival that was going to be staged at the Walvis Bay Private High School has been called off following the Coronavirus pandemic which has now also reached Namibia. The organising committee took the decision during the course of the third round of matches which were then abandoned after the […]

Inland Versus Coast 2020

Inland Versus Coast 2020

Contributed Shrikes Bowling Club was the host of the annual Inland versus Coast Bowls tournament on 7 and 8 March at Rossmund Bowling Club in Swakopmund. The Shrikes are men who have represented Namibia at least three times in International tournaments not played in Namibia. The tournament was very generously sponsored by Swakopmund based Tara […]

Financial shorfall for SAIMSA Games

Rudi Bowe The Walvis Bay Municipality (WBM) Team that took part in the Southern African Inter Municipal Games (SAIMSA) in Lusaka, Zambia from 22- 27 September 2019 had a financial shortfall. An amount of N$200 000 was budgeted for in the 2019/2020 financial year, in order to enable the team’s participation in the SAIMSA Games […]

Namibia lost opening match

Rudi Bowe The FNB Namibia Over 50s’ Namibian Invitational team lost their first match against Pakistan at the Over 50’s Cricket World Cup under way in Cape Town South Africa. Namibia, making its debut in the tournament was bowled all out for 85 runs as Pakistan won the game by 177 runs after striking out […]

Sparta second in Kudus rugby day

Sparta second in Kudus rugby day

Rudi Bowe Sparta Rugby Club from Walvis Bay ended second in the Kudus Rugby Day the past weekend at the Jan Wilken Stadium after UNAM defeated them 12-0 in the final to pocket N$5 000 and N$2 500 respectively. Kudus I and II ended top in the groups after both teams won all their games […]

V-Power Walvis Bay Rally 2020

V-Power Walvis Bay Rally 2020

Rudi Bowe Walvis Bay Motor Sport Club with VIVO will host the V-Power Walvis Bay Rally that will start tomorrow, 14 March at the Walvis Express Service Station (Opposite Cymot) Walvis Bay. A total of 16 rally cars will compete in 9 Stages with a distance of 116. 90km in the Stages and 119.81km in […]

Coastal Gymnasts at African championship

Coastal Gymnasts at African championship

Rudi Bowe Three gymnasts from the coast are in Egypt to compete in the African Gymnastic Championship from 10 to 15 March. The team, consisting of Mea-Nine Olivier, Joy-Lana Kabooy and D’Laine Olivier, will compete in the under 13, 11 and nine year age categories respectively and are accompanied by their Head Coach Sonja Olivier, […]

ANA’s INN Golf Day

ANA’s INN Golf Day

Contributed Forty three players turned out in stunning golf weather for the ANA’s INN Golf day at Walvis Bay Golf Club ANA’s INN is a guest house owned by Andre Burger and is available at a special rate for all golf teams playing at the coast. All players were forced to dive tail with themselves […]

Destination Swakopmund do it again at the RGC

Destination Swakopmund do it again at the RGC

Rudi Bowe The Destination Swakopmund Monthly Betterball competition with an excellent field of over 40 golfers out there to support this very important sponsor was hold on Saturday 7 March at the Rossmund Golf Club. Supporting golf and lots of other sports, businesses and cultural activities in and around the community with an ambition is […]

Namibia at Over 50’s Cricket World Cup

Namibia at Over 50’s Cricket World Cup

Rudi Bowe The Department Head at Walvis Bay Private High School Mr Willie van Zyl is part of the Namibian Over 50 invitational cricket team will participate at the 2020 Over 50’s Cricket World Cup from 10 to 24 March in Cape Town South Africa. The Namibian squad is Lennie Louw, Gielie Varmeuler, Ettienne Brits, […]