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Johanna Benson Fundraiser brings in big money

The Johanna Benson Fundraiser held on Friday evening, 23 September, raised a total amount of N$63 700 to aid physically challenged individuals with sport talents. The fundraiser was a huge success, with the rugby legend Jacques Burger as a guest speaker. Burger delivered a motivation speech and donated one of his Saracens t-shirts to be […]

Hokkie gaan groot aan die kus

Hokkie gaan groot aan die kus

Die naweek van 10 September was ‘n groot dag vir hokkie by die kus. Die eerste “TRUSTO Coastal Mini World Cup” toernooi is aangebied deur Pro-Ed Akademie met TRUSTCO as die hoofborg vir die dag. Die eerste fluitjie is geblaas in ‘n tipiese mistige Swakopmund oggend. Baie gou het die mis-wolkies geswig voor die son […]

Mondesa Beauties Netball and Blue Waters FC wins Ambassadors Charity Tournamenty

Mondesa Beauties Netball and Blue Waters FC wins Ambassadors Charity Tournamenty

The Ambassadors Charity Netball and Soccer Tournament kick-off earlier this month at the Mondesa Sports Stadium in Swakopmund with four netball and four soccer teams competing for a trophy and a winning prize which was for charity. The tournament was organised by Pastor Kenny Udeh and the Ambassadors of Christ Embassy Swakopmund Branch. The four […]

Gymnastics Africa Championships

Gymnastics Africa Championships

This past week new African champions have been crowned at the 13th African Championships for Rhythmic Gymnastics, Trampoline, Tumbling and Double mini. The Namibian Gymnastics Federation would like to thank the community of Walvis Bay as well as the gymnastics community at large. We had a total of 7 countries competing for the various titles. […]

Swakopmund Women Soccer League 2016/17 season to kick-off soon

Swakopmund Women Soccer League 2016/17 season to kick-off soon

The Swakopmund Women Soccer League 2016/17 Season will kick-off as planned on 1 October. The new league Executive Committee members (Exco) will be elected on 5 October as by the league’s guidelines. According to Mr. Wilson Nguvauva the Swakopmund Women Soccer League Chairperson the main aim of the league is to keep young girls and […]

7th Degree Black Belt (DAN) for sensei Carl vd Merwe

7th Degree Black Belt (DAN) for sensei Carl vd Merwe

Carl successfully completed the grading test in front of a grading panel headed by Higaonna Morio Sensei, 10th Degree Black Belt and Sensei Bakkies Laubscher, 9th Degree Black Belt. These two Grand Masters have a combined 120 years of karate training between them. Okinawan Goju-Ryu Karate Namibia is very proud to announce that the Chief […]

Toks & Tjops op Swakopmund

Die gewilde Suid-Afrikaanse informele rugby kletsprogram, “Toks en Tjops”, het Donderdagaand ”n ‘n regstreekse uitsending by die Strandhotel op Swakopmud hou. Die program was oor die DStv kanaal, Kyknet, uitgesaai en sal ook vir GOtv intekenaars beskikbaar wees. “Toks en Tjops“ is ‘n kletsprogram waarin voormalige SA-rugbysterre, Toks van der Linde en Breyton Paulse en […]

Somertyd is jukskeityd

Somertyd is jukskeityd

Verlede Saterdag, 27 Augustus, het ons jukskei gespeel op Hentiesbaai. Dit was ‘n heerlike dag en goeie jukskei is gespeel. Baie dankie aan Gert Burger en sy span vir al die reëlings, lekker kos en heerlike dag. Saterdag, 3 September vind die eerste liga-wedstryde op Walvisbaai plaas. Somertyd is jukskeityd. Vanaf 6 September begin ons […]

Outstanding commitment to equestrian sport

Outstanding commitment to equestrian sport

The Tug Restaurant hosted the Annual Tug Dressage and Jumping Derby at Reiterverein Swakopmund for the dressage, in which the competitors had to ride 3 different tests in order to qualify. The top 4 junior/adult combinations and the top four children had to show their riding skills, as each rider had to ride each of […]

2016 Endurance concludes today

2016 Endurance concludes today

The Africa Endurance Championships 2016, hosted by the Namibian Endurance Ride Association (NERA), started at the crack of dawn on Wednesday morning, 24 August, with 164 participants from Namibia, Botswana and South Africa. This elite annual equestrian competition is seen as the ultimate endurance challenge, as it puts both rider and horse to the test. […]