Madibaz: Golden haul by karate star
Madibaz karateka Adre Weideman enhanced her standing in the sport when she returned from a recent national tournament in Stellenbosch with four gold medals. The 20-year-old Nelson Mandela University student, from Korsten in Port Elizabeth, competed in the Goju Kai tournament last month and ruled the kata and kumite... Read more
Thando Manana is new president of Madibaz Rugby Club
Thando Manana’s passion for rugby will stand him in good stead as he throws his weight behind a campaign to put the pride back into Madibaz rugby. The former Springbok flank was recently elected president of the Madibaz Rugby Club, taking over the hot seat at a time when... Read more
Madibaz: Senekal tops off successful year with Madibaz award
Star field athlete Ischke Senekal was honoured with a top award when she was crowned Sportswoman of the Year at the Madibaz Sport gala awards evening in Port Elizabeth last week. The Bestmed Madibaz Athletics Club member bagged numerous shot put and discus gold medals this year at events... Read more
Madibaz: Maxama, Senekal take top awards at Madibaz Sport gala awards
South African field athlete Ischke Senekal and karate ace Gcobani Maxama walked away with the top accolades at the Madibaz Sport gala awards evening in Port Elizabeth on Friday night, 15th of October 2018. The function was held at Nelson Mandela University’s Madibaz Indoor Sports Centre, where Senekal and... Read more
Madibaz basketballers excited about opportunity
With good preparation under their belts the Madibaz outfit are aiming for a spot in the top four when the inaugural Varsity Basketball tournament begins in Johannesburg this weekend. The competition takes place in its entirety at the Wits University Sports Hall, with the opening weekend of matches being... Read more
Madibaz fired up to tackle UP-Tuks in semifinal
SPAR Madibaz captain Jeanie Steyn says they are fired up to continue “an amazing journey” when they contest the Varsity Netball semifinals in Pretoria on Monday. The Nelson Mandela University outfit completed a superb round-robin programme by beating Stellenbosch in Port Elizabeth this week to finish level on points... Read more
Madibaz shape up for key encounter with Maties
The SPAR Madibaz netball team are geared up to make one final push for a spot in the Varsity Netball semifinals when they host Stellenbosch University in their last round-robin match in Port Elizabeth on Monday. To be held at the Madibaz Indoor Sports Centre at 6pm, the pressure... Read more
Madibaz motivation high after good start
The SPAR Madibaz team are fully motivated to achieve their goal of reaching the Varsity Netball semifinals as they prepare for the next round of matches this weekend. After four games, Madibaz are fourth on the log, three points ahead of UP-Tuks, whom they lost to on Monday following... Read more
Madibaz coach buoyant ahead of Varsity Netball
The emergence of a promising group of first-years has put SPAR Madibaz netball coach Lana Krige in a buoyant mood ahead of the opening weekend of Varsity Netball in Port Elizabeth. A total of four matches will be played on Sunday and Monday at the Madibaz Indoor Sports Centre... Read more
Madibaz swimmers on a mission at USSA gala
The Nedbank Madibaz swimming team will be aiming to show they can match the top varsities in the country when the University Sport South Africa gala takes place in Port Elizabeth this weekend. Running from Friday to Sunday at the Newton Park pool, the meeting will see the cream... Read more