Dolphins – Rural Development Programme – Featured Durban Blog

Dolphins – Rural Development Programme: Yesterday saw the conclusion of an intensive two day capacity building programme conducted ??by the KZNCU, DSR and Sunfoil Township and Rural Development Programme in the Harry Gwala District. Fifty teachers and community members from Umzimkulu, Ixopo and Kokstad attended a course in which they were introduced to cricket through intensive theoretical and practical training for two days, after which they wrote an examination. The course was overseen and conducted by Sanelisiwe Kuzwayo the manager of the … [Read more...]

Former rugby greats focus on school development

Former rugby greats focus on school development: After successful careers playing for the Springboks and provincially, players like John Smit, Braam van Straaten, Dick Muir, Marius Hurter, Jacques Botes and Hentie Maartens have returned their attention to the rugby field to offer up the knowledge, that took them years to build, to school players at coaches. Together with their friends, teammates and contacts within the industry, they form The Investec International Rugby Academy, a high-performance training initiative that aims to grow the … [Read more...]

Raspberry Pi 3 Compute Module delivering low-cost development capabilities

Raspberry Pi 3 Compute Module delivering low-cost development capabilities: Targeting embedded systems designers developing industrial applications, the new Raspberry Pi 3 Compute Module offers quad-core processing power Johannesburg, South Africa, 17 January, 2017 – RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, today announced the latest version of the Raspberry Pi Compute Module, based on the Raspberry Pi 3 architecture. Designed for professional engineers to develop … [Read more...]

Sevens Rugby key to the development of the SA Rugby skill-set

Sevens Rugby key to the development of the SA Rugby skill-set: Current rugby professionals, coaches and experts are adding their voices to the promotion of seven-a-side rugby at school-level as a mainstream sport. This, they believe, will benefit young players in solidifying their basic skill-set needed in order to be selected at provincial and national levels. By incorporating seven-a-side training into school rugby, experts also believe, will be of tremendous value for players in the development of the fundamental skills needed for both … [Read more...]