Chess Western Cape are now growing their game online

Online chess is their saving grace during the lockdown. That is the message from Andre Lewaks, president of the Western Cape Chess Association. The Western Cape Chess Association is a member of the Western Cape Provincial Sport Confederation and represents chess clubs, schools, and tertiary institutions from all the districts of the WCPSC. Western Cape […]

Boxers sparring at home

While Boxing Western Cape is heeding the government’s call for people to stay at home and be safe, they are hoping to still host the national championships for elite and youth boxers in July.   That was the word from their president, advocate Lwandiso Kwababana, who also serves as chairperson of the Coaching Commission, a […]

Provincial Climbers scaling the walls at home

Christ Naude, president of Western Cape Climbing, says his athletes and administrators are staying active and busy during the national Lockdown that is currently putting a hold on all sporting activity. WC Climbing is a member of the Western Cape Provincial Sport Confederation and represents 10 clubs and approximately 220 climbers.Chris says the Lockdown has affected […]

President Western Cape Netball – “We stay on the ball”

The Lockdown has hit Western Cape Netball hard, but its president Bennie Saayman promises that they are putting measures in place to ensure they are ready to resume competitions as soon as they are allowed to. WC Netball is a member of the Western Cape Provincial Sport Confederation. Tannie Bennie, as the president is affectionately […]

Tug of War’s best Western Cape juniors chasing titles

Western Cape Tug of War will be hosting the top young tug of war athletes in the country for the junior national championships that is taking place from 12 to 14 March at Drostdy High School in Worcester. Western Cape Tug of War is a member of the Western Cape Provincial Sport Confederation. This is […]

Western Cape Kickboxing delivers high standard competition

Kickboxing Western Cape, a member of the Western Cape Provincial Sport Confederation (WCPSC), held its provincial kickboxing championship in Mossel Bay the past Saturday (7 March) and according to its president, Josh Cloete, it was a huge success.   All six districts of WCPSC – Cape Town, Cape Winelands, Eden, Central-Karoo, Overberg and West Coast […]

Western Cape Bridge hosts top players

Some of the best bridge players in South Africa and the world are currently in action at the Italian Club in Milnerton for the National Teams and Pairs Championships, hosted by Western Cape Bridge. The annual tournament, under the auspices of the SA Bridge Federation, is taking place from 9-16 March.   Bridge players from […]

Cape Town to discuss Sports Amendment Bill

The Cape Town Sport Council and its Federations, affiliated to the Western Cape Provincial Sport Confederation, recently had a meeting to discuss the draft National Sport and Recreation Amendment Bill. The bill seeks to “to amend the National Sport and Recreation Act, 1998, so as to delete, amend and insert certain definitions; to provide for […]