Featured image: U14A team and their coach after a great win against St. Charles College 21-14. Photo credit: BradTanja Swift This weekend Maritzburg College’s 1st XI had their last game of the year for our matric pupils against local rivals St Charles College. Despite some good batting and bowling performances, the match was sadly abandoned due to bad weather.
1. In terms of playing rugby, you have been around the world. Which club did you find the most fascinating to play for? Galashiels, Scotland 96/97 season. Having not played, much senior rugby previously (just finished my U/19 – 21 season) I walked straight into a “professional” club environment, where rugby is religion with a fanatic local fan base. Gala Rugby Football Club based in the Scottish Borders was founded in 1875 with a rich Continue Reading
1. Flash, tell us more about your current occupation. What do you do and what sport do you look after? I’m a High School Mathematics and IsiZulu teacher at HeronBridge College. I am also a Schoolboy Rugby coach. 2. HeronBridge offers a variety of sport. How well placed is rugby at the College? HeronBridge College offers several sporting codes which are all taken seriously, rugby is enjoyed at the College, you can clearly see the Continue Reading
1. Zola, before you joined Maritzburg College, where were you based and what did you do for a living? Before joining Maritzburg College I was based in Durban since 2002. Here I studied at DUT and 2006 I got my first job at a boy’s primary school called Durban Preparatory High School where I worked for twelve years in the sport and physical education department. I coached boys cricket, rugby and hockey. The boys ranged Continue Reading
Its that time of year again as the numerous age group teams get selected for the IPT’s in December. KZN Coastals have selected their age group teams with Inland following suite at the end of the month. Glenwood and Westville again supply the bulk of the players in what appear to be balanced teams across the board. The Coastals U19 team looks a formidable one with experience in all major key positions. KZN Coastal U15 Continue Reading