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News and Speeches for Sport and Recreation

Team Western Cape in Fifth Place at School Championship

17 December 2014

Team Western Cape ended fifth at the South African National Schools Championship (SANSC) held from 10 to 15 December 2014 in Pretoria. Only gold medals were tallied when the final positions were determined. Read More

Team Western Cape Depart for South African National Schools Championships

10 December 2014

The members of Team Western Cape were given a heroes’ send-off on 9 December 2014 as they left for the South African National Schools Championships (SANSC) in Pretoria. Read More

Cape Metro Region Acknowledges its Sports Stars

2 December 2014

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) and the Western Province Sports Council acknowledged the best Cape Metro athletes, federations and teams of the year at a region Read More

Top Athletes Honoured at Boland Sports Awards

21 November 2014

The outstanding achievements of top athletes, young and old, from the Boland region were given well deserved recognition at the Boland Sports Awards held at Rhebokskloof Wine Estate on 20 November. Read More

Top Athletes Acknowledged at Eden Sports Awards

10 November 2014

Outstanding athletes in various sporting codes such as rugby, golf and chess were acknowledged at the annual Eden Sports Awards ceremony at the George Civic Centre in George on Friday, 7 November. Read More

Walter Teka MOD centre show their stuff

10 November 2014

Learners participating in the MOD (Mass participation; Opportunity and access; Development and growth) centre at Walter Teka Primary School in Nyanga showed off their talents in an exciting display of dancing, mari Read More

MOD learners entertain the masses

5 November 2014

MOD (Mass participation; Opportunity and access; Development and growth) arts learners from Marvin Park Primary School got a chance to show off their skills at the opening of the Macassar under-12 football t Read More

Upgraded Softball Pitch Brings More Opportunities

3 November 2014

On Friday, 31 October 2014, Dr Nomafrench Mbombo, Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, launched the newly upgraded softball facility in Bishop Lavis. Read More

Provincial Athletes Honoured for Their Achievements

30 October 2014

On Wednesday, 29 October 2014, Dr Nomafrench Mbombo, Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, hosted approximately 30 of the Western Cape’s most notable athletes at an event to honour their Read More

Excited Golden Games athletes head to National Games

28 October 2014

On Sunday, 26 October 2014, over 50 Western Cape Golden Games athletes left to participate in the National Golden Games in Mpumalanga. Read More

Sharing knowledge at the Western Cape School Sports Indaba

22 October 2014

The Western Cape School Sport Indaba took place at the Fountains Hotel in Cape Town on 17 and 18 October 2014. Read More

Minister Mbombo to Open New Provincial Gym

22 October 2014

On Thursday, 23 October 2014, the Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Dr Nomafrench Mbombo, will be opening the new upgraded gym for Western Cape Government staff. Read More

Provincial Academy hosts successful training camp

14 October 2014

The Eden District Sport Academy hosted a successful training camp at the headquarters of the Academy on 10 and 11 October 2014. The training camp tested and evaluated the performance of athletes that are part of the academy at the De Jager Sport... Read More

Upliftment at the 2014 Provincial Youth Camp

13 October 2014

The Department of Cultural Affairs and Sports, along with its partners, the Department of Sports and Recreation South Africa and loveLife, proudly hosted the 2014 P Read More

Boland staff give it their all at the Better Together Games.

13 October 2014

Thousands of staff from across the Boland region gathered at Boland Park Sports Stadium in Worcester for the Boland Regional Better Together Games on Friday, 10 October. Read More

Celebrating Change at the Provincial Youth Camp

8 October 2014

300 born frees gathered in Tulbagh on 5 October at the opening of the 2014 Provincial Youth Camp. Read More

Crowds wowed at Opening Ceremony of SA Gym Games

8 October 2014

Gymnasts from across the country wowed the crowd at the opening ceremony of the SA Gym Games at the Bellville Velodrome on 7 October 2014. Read More

Prince Albert Gets Ready for Rio 2016

6 October 2014

The town of Prince Albert hosted a successful Olympic Day on Saturday, 4 October 2014 at the Zwartberg High School. Read More

Large crowd kicks off first Better Together Games in Eden

6 October 2014

The 2014 Better Together Games kicked off in the Eden region in Oudtshoorn with beautiful sunny weather on Friday, 3 October. Read More

International Olympic Day in Karoo

3 October 2014

On Saturday, 4 October 2014 from 09:00 until 15:00, the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) in partnership with the Central Karoo Sport Council and the Municipality of Prince Albert will be staging the Read More