UCT Indoor Futsal

By Carl Osborne Football is one of the most popular and most followed sports in the world. For many at UCT it is a religion, rather than just a pastime, …

Ikeys: Where are They Now?

Anonymous Writer For almost 100 years, the Ikeys have been fighting their intervarsity rivals, Maties, to be the best rugby institute in the Cape.  Three years after a glorious Varsity …

Can Good Athletes make Good Coaches?

By Erica Maré It is often expected of professional athletes to become a coach after they have retired. Here is why that does not always work out. Good players need …

The Bigger They Are, The Harder Their Goal

By Kaamil Adams Despite the social obstacles Shaahid faced, namely being bullied for being too skinny, he found grace and strength through encouragement from his parents. “From a very young …

Amster’damn’!

By Kaamil Adams Not quite a university student, yet, but I’m pretty sure some international tertiary giants will be after this sporting talent soon. Dean Solomons will complete his matric …

USSA Cricket Win

By Don Paterson The USSA 2017 Cricket tournament was one for the books! With some of the best results UCT has seen in the past few decades. It was a …

Sportswear over the Centuries

By Erica Maré Since the twenty-first century, “sportswear” refers to a category of fashion-oriented clothes based on clothing developed for sports participation. It has become the clothing of the world, …