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Former SA Schools stars Salmaan Moerat, Muller Uys, Nkosikhona Masuku and Rikus Pretorius will be among the first intake of top young stars inducted into the SA Rugby Academy as the mother body on Thursday welcomed the Stellenbosch Academy of Sport (SAS) as official partner to the new initiative. 

Thirty of the best U19 and U20 players from around the country will form part of the SA Rugby Academy in 2018. The players will be based as a group for four months at SAS’s world-class facilities in Stellenbosch and will return to their respective unions for the rest of the season.

As part of the programme, coaches from the Springbok team, Junior Springboks and the Springbok Sevens, as well as SAS, will work with these players...

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St Stithians College is delighted to host its 35th Sports Festival beginning over the Easter weekend. The Saints Sports Festival is a highlight in the school's calendar, and it is a celebration of sport, friendly competition, and all that these bring.

Many of you know this festival as the Easter Sports Festival. Due to the addition of the Prep schools' festival St Stithians now refers to it is as the Saints Sports Festival to include both the Prep and College festivals. Once again, the...

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Drought

Wynberg Boys' High has decided to cancel their annual Standard Bank Wynberg Winter Sports Festival due to the water crisis which Cape Town is currently experiencing due to the drought that plaguing the Western Cape. 

The impending Day Zero for Cape Town's water supply is estimated to be on 12 April 2018. "This means that taps will be switched off on that day. Our local hostels are understandably unable to commit to hosting boys under these conditions. We do not feel it is acceptable...

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Die Hoërskool Middelburg sal vanjaar die jaarlikse Noord Suid Derby in die koolvelde in Mpumalanga aanbied. Middelburg vier vanjaar sy 100ste bestaansjaar en die toernooi sal een van die hoogtepunte van die eeufeesvieringe wees.

Die jaarlikse interskole tussen Hoërskool Middelburg en HTS Middelburg wat 'n hoogtepunt vir die dorp is, is in die weegskaal. Die Hoërskool Middelburg het intussen na sy onttrekking verlede jaar aan die Virsekerbeker besluit dat hy wel vanjaar aan die...

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WorldSchoolsFestival

One of the most exciting development rugby tournaments ever to be launched in South Africa will be held for the first time this year when the inaugural World Schools Festival takes place in Paarl between 2-7 April 2018.

The international event, which will feature the top 10 schools in South Africa and 10 of the best school teams from around the world, will be hosted by Paarl Boys' High School as part of the institution's 150-year anniversary celebrations.

Aside from showcasing global stars of...

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