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PLAY SPORT4LIFE HOLIDAY PROGRAM PROVES EXCITEMENT-PLUS FOR SCHOOLKIDS

About 500 schoolchildren in the Factreton area had the time of their lives over Easter holiday period when they participated in the Play Sport4Life activity program. For four days, PS4L, a not-for-profit community organisation working in the area, put the schoolchildren children through their paces in a variety of sports codes to either develop their

GOLD MEDAL FOR WP DISABLED SOCCER TEAM, 7 IN SA SQUAD FOR SPAIN

The Western Province Disabled Football team that made it to the Disabled Games in Bloemfontein over Easter thanks to the generosity of public donations has repaid their supporters in spades – it has won the gold medal. Not only did they win gold, they went through unbeaten and now they have had seven of their

KENSINGTON’S KARATE KID

Brady Brown, age 14, is a first-degree black belt from the Kensington area. He has been training with Karate-Zen in Goodwood, since he was 7 years old. Karate-Zen was founded in 1982, by a group of dedicated Black Belt holders following the Okinawan Goju Ryu, style of karate. Brady has attended hundreds of tournaments with

DISABLED TEAM HITS FUND-RAISING TARGET

THEY’RE GOING TO DISABLED GAMES Cape Town’s disabled soccer team, through incredible public generosity, has reached its R50,000 fund-raising target and will travel to Bloemfontein to compete in the National Disabled Games over the Easter weekend. The excitement of the 13 players, most of whom have a physical disability and cerebral palsy, and their coach

CASO INTERNS MAKING THE MOST OF PS4L EDUSPORT

  CASO – Caring Project: Building Communities, Social Inclusion and Health Development The CASO Project has utilized PS4L’s structure program of EduSport with great success. CASO was developed in October 2016, to place healthcare learners in community based clinical settings: teach basic healthy lifestyle principles & enhance physical activity, and education: as well as involving

19 KEN-FAC ATHLETES MAKE SQUAD TO TRY FOR WP TEAM

The Maitland and Kensington Primary School athletics meet in Blue Downs Stadium last week has thrown up 19 young track and field stars who will compete at the Western Province Championships and possibly make the team to compete for WP in the national event. One of the brightest on the day was Garden Village Primary’s

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Sport fun for kids More than 300 learners are expected to participate in an Easter holiday programme in Kensington to coach them in cricket, netball, soccer, rugby and life skills. Play Sport4Life’s initiative from Monday 3 to Friday 7 April is part of a commitment by the organisation to promote an active lifestyle for schoolchildren

CRESSY’S SCHOOL HALL A STEP CLOSER

BURSARY MONEY FOR STUDENTS The Harold Cressy Charity Golf Day raised more than R60, 000.00 to bring closer to fruition the school’s new school hall project and to provide bursaries for deserving pupils. The event was held at Mowbray Course and attracted 84 golfers and hackers who each paid R2500 per 4/ball to participate in

Young communities unite with soccer

Play Sport 4 Life (PS4L) recently held a soccer development programme in Pinelands. PS4L is a non-profit company operating in Kensington, Factreton and Maitland areas and was establish to provide opportunities for children and adults to participate in sport, and in so doing, help them become healthier, more respinsible citizens in their communities. Click on

Kensington kids play ball

PlaySport4Life in Kensington got youngsters into a sporting mood during the school holidays last week.  The organisation hosted some fun days to introduce hockey and softball to some of the youngsters in the area at the 14th Avenue sports ground. Click on image to read the full article >>