Local gymnasts on world stage

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Klerksdorp Record, Klerksdorp - Two local gymnasts are representing South Africa at the 2018 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships in Bulgaria. Palesa Mohlamme and Lilica Burger are among 350 gymnasts from 61 nations competing in the championships until Sunday 16 September. They are coached by Tatiana Vizer at Klerksdorp School of Gymnastics. Tatiana is also the coach of the SA team.

To read the full story, read page 24 of our 14 September 2018 issue.

Karateka excell

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Xanté Damon from Kosh Martial Arts Academy was invited to compete at the Sansei Freestate Karate Championships on Saturday 8 September. She won gold medals in the Kumite and Points fighting division for girls 10 to 12 years intermediate belts. She won bronze medals for bladed and wooden weapon katas and bronze for Traditional Kata. Xanté is a student of Sensei Jack Damon and practice Sansei Goju Ryu karate and Kobudo.

Lions dominate final

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Klerksdorp Record, Klerksdorp - The Vaal River Lions surprised friends and foes to secure a hat-trick of series wins this past weekend in Johannesburg. For the local wheelchair basketball team, it was first, second and third times’ the charm when they out played the mammoth Wolverines during the final of the 2018 SuperSport Wheelchair Basketball Series (SSWBS).   

To read the full story, read page 24 of our 14 September 2018 issue.

Stoeiers pen medaljes los

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Klerksdorp Rekord, Klerksdorp - Die Streek 4 Stoeikampioenskap het by Klerksdorp Stoeiklub plaagevind met 160 stoeiers wat op Saterdag 1 September gestoei het. Inskrywings is vanaf Noordwes, Noordkaap, Noord-Vrystaat, Suid-Vrystaat, Sedibeng en Sentraal-Gauteng ontvang.

To read the full story, read page 13 of our 7 September 2018 issue.

U/30 bowlers announced

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Klerksdorp Record, Klerksdorp - The NW selection for the u/30 bowling team was announced with Klerksdorp Bowling Club’s Mecé Olivier in the team. The team will represent the province at the 2018 Warwick Bowls SA u/30 Inter-District Championship to be held at Maritzburg West Bowling Club from 23-26 September. 

To read the full story, read page 13 of our 7 September 2018 issue.