This year Krugersdorp High School has chosen to host their annual “Best of the West” Rugby Festival during the first term end school holiday as opposed to their usual Easter Weekend slot. The tournament will also have an under-14 age group rugby festival on the go on a field alongside the main field. It promises to a great weekend of great rugby so hopefully locals turn out in large numbers to add to the atmosphere.…
The annual Voortrekker Night Series will be sponsored by KFC and will be played over three Friday evenings starting on 21 February 2014. Three top KZN rugby schools, Kearsney, Maritzburg College and Westville will participate alongside the hosts Voortrekker (Pietermaritzburg), Greytown, Howick, Linpark and Weston in the unstructured preseason friendlies tournament.…
Northwood may not be returning to defend their title but the well organised and popular Port Natal Night Series looks like it will be bigger and better than ever before. DHS steps in to fill the gap left by Northwood and for the first time Glenwood will have two invitation teams (A&B) participating at the event. …
For the second year running, the Bizsport Festival will take place at Glenwood in Durban. 81 games are scheduled to be played over 6 days, beginning on 31 March 2014. The age groups participating range from under-14 all the way up to open (under-19).…
Well the idea might not be original but it’s always been a great one. Get the top schools from the Noordvaal to play the best that the Western Cape has to offer on an annual basis. These schools so seldom get the chance to meet on the rugby field, simple because of the logistics.
Putting the theory into practice has not been quite so easy. …
The Noordelike Bondedag, provides a taste of what’s to come at Craven Week. It is also a valuable opportunity for the provincial under-18 players to develop or improve on-field understanding with new teammates from different schools and for all players to familarise themselves with the playing patterns passed down by their coaches. Bondedag takes place at the Impala Rugby Club in Rustenburg on 22 June 2013.…
UPDATED. RESULTS. The Southern Coast Rugby Tournament. Schoolboy rugby fans of the Eastern and Western Cape are in for an age-group inter-provincial tournament of note. The Craven Week, Academy Week, Grant Khomo Week and under-13 Craven Week teams of all four unions will square off a tournament in Riversdale, Western Cape over the long weekend being on Friday, 14 June 2013. …
Updated. Fixtures finalised.
Cape Schools Week takes place at Paarl Gymnasium between Friday, 21 June and Wednesday, 26 June.…
UPDATED: KZN wins 11-8 with 1 draw.
There is a real McCoy annual festival in which schools from KwaZulu-Natal take on their Gauteng counterparts. This year as part of their Golden Jubilee celebrations, George Campbell from North Beach in Durban will be hosting this 20-school strong festival which consists of two match days, Saturday 27 April and Monday 29 April 2013. After the Saturday games, organisers will determine which KZN and Gauteng schools to pair up for the Monday fixtures. Their aim is to match strength versus strength.…
|Under 16||11h50||Hilton||19||24||Marais Viljoen|
|Under 16||13h10||Westville||51||0||KZN Development|
|Under 16||14h30||M. College||21||5||Hudson Park|
|Under 14||13h10||M. College||0||64||Menlo Park|
|Under 14||14h30||Hudson Park||41||5||Marais Viljoen|
|Under 16||08h30||Hudson Park||12||31||Westville|
|Under 16||10h50||Kearsney||14||12||Marais Viljoen|
|Under 16||12h00||M. College||67||7||KZN Development|
|Under 14||08h30||Hudson Park||0||43||Menlo Park|
|Under 14||09h40||Voortrekker||7||61||Marais Viljoen|
|Under 14||12h00||M. College||14||14||Jeppe|
The Vryheid Festival starts on Saturday 30 March 2013.
It features some of the KZN Country Districts’ top schools as well as the Northwood 1st XV and 2nd XV’s from Affies, Klofies and Westville, so supporters will get to see some quality players on the field.…
|Sat.30Mar||Sentraal (SWD)||03||31||Middelburg (Ec)|
|Sat.30Mar||Voortrekker (Beth)||19||10||Vereeniging Gim|
|Mon.01Apr||Monument Park||38||07||Sentraal (SWD)|
|Wed.03Apr||Oakdale||39||00||Hts Louis Botha|
|Wed.03Apr||Monument Park||23||10||Aliwal North|
Tony Stoops goes to great lengths every year to give something back to the Western Cape school rugby community. He does it in the form of a meaningful school rugby festival. The 6th annual Tony Stoops Rugby Festival will again be the largest 1st XV rugby festival in South Africa. 33 schools, many of which would otherwise not have had the opportunity to take part in a festival, will compete at Tygerberg High in the Cape. Together with the hard work and time that goes into putting a huge festival of this nature together, comes the financial requirement. Here Tony is blessed to have African Bank and a few other generous sponsors on board to assist him with covering the costs of this worthwhile initiative. …