Going Back to our Sailing Roots

Going Back to our Sailing Roots:   The inaugural 24 Hour Sailing Challenge was sailed in 2015 and won by team “North Sonnet” who achieved 121 laps in 24 hours, totalling a distance of 107.3 km (58 nm). Photo: Alan Straton This weekend 23 and 24 February will see the Annual 24 Hour Sailing Challenge take place on the North End Lake in Port Elizabeth. This regatta is unique in that it takes place on an inner city lake in the shadow of the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium and is the last remaining 24 hour sailing regatta in South Africa. Teams … [Read more...]

Big guns back as Dolphins line up One Day Cup defence – Featured Durban Blog

Big guns back as Dolphins line up One Day Cup defence: Durban – A Protea-laden squad has been selected for the Hollywoodbets Dolphins’ first Momentum One Day Cup clash with the bizhub Highveld Lions at the Pietermaritzburg Oval on Saturday. The Durban side will welcome back David Miller, Andile Phehlukwayo and Imran Tahir for their opening 50 over showdown of the season. Along with the Proteas, the Dolphins have the likes of Morné van Wyk, Dane Vilas, Rob Frylinck and Mthokozisi Shezi to call on in the provincial capital this weekend. The … [Read more...]

Dolphins hoping to bounce back against Knights – Featured Durban Blog

Dolphins hoping to bounce back against Knights: A trip to the Pietermaritzburg Oval for a CSA 4-Day Franchise Series clash with the VKB Knights is the next assignment for the Hollywoodbets Dolphins starting on Monday, 14 January. The Dolphins started the year with a loss to the Lions at Kingsmead, but have had a week to get themselves into the right frame of mind for their game against the fourth-placed Knights in Pietermaritzburg. There was a shining light for the Durban side in their last 4-Day match; a brilliant 124 in the second innings by … [Read more...]

Giving back to all our thirsty shoppers this Festive Season at Springfield Value Centre

Giving back to all our thirsty shoppers this Festive Season at Springfield Value Centre: Christmas shopping can be harrowing at the best of times; however at Springfield Value Centre, they are laying out the “red carpet” for every customer, providing VIP treatment all the way. All one has to do is spend R300 or more at the Springfield Value Centre between the 7th – 9th December and you will receive a complimentary ride, valued at R200, to and from the centre. Now that’s a sweet value ride. If you think that is amazing, Springfield Value Centre … [Read more...]