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Seven year-old cycles 35 kms in MTB race in St Francis (updated with photos and info)

A seven-year-old cycled the whole 35 kms in the St Francis Bay MTB Challenge at St Francis Links Estate on 27 November 2011. The youngster, Carlo Coetzer, seemed to take it all his… Continue reading

All we want for Christmas… a magnificent bridge (photo gallery)

Now this is what we need for upmarket St Francis to maintain and enhance its high standards!  The Viaduc de Millau shows us what can be done. This is a superb masterpiece and a… Continue reading

St Francis Bay Tennis Tournament 16-17 December

The Junior and Adult Tennis Tournament, sponsored by Pam Golding, will take place at St Francis Bay Tennis Courts on 16 and 17 December. The Junior Round Robin  for the Under 16 age… Continue reading

Maureen Sands wins Bridge Fellowship award

Maureen Sands of St Francis Bay won the Fellowship Award at the annual St Francis Bay Bridge Club competition. This fiercely competitive end of year competition had besides many local entries, several keen… Continue reading

Big, fun MTB at the Links on Sunday

Excitement is mounting for the annual exciting Mountain Bike race in St Francis Bay this Sunday month – one of the biggest events of this kind held annually in the Eastern Province. Already… Continue reading

Dog show, box carts and soccer on Sparnival Day

A  fun dog show, a box cart race and a soccer event are all part of a most exciting SuperSpar St Francis Bay Sparnival Day next month. Proceeds from the day’s events on 10 December… Continue reading

Sea Vista tennis teens reach for stardom

Sea Vista Tennis players strove really hard to win the various events in the 2011 Tennis Championships in St Francis Bay. Their efforts paid off and they walked off with several prizes.  The… Continue reading

Don’t set off Chinese lanterns

Chinese lanterns confused with red distress flares. In an urgent release yesterday the NSRI appealed to the public not to set off Chinese Lanterns. In the past week NSRI volunteers from several sea… Continue reading

Tarring of Sand River Bridge underway

The tarring and widening of the Sand River Bridge has started! (By Bev Mortimer) Improvements to this bridge mean the hordes of visitors and holiday makers to the coastal town of St Francis… Continue reading

Sea Vista children to benefit from Rotary recycling project

Sea Vista children are being offered the opportunity to collect recyclable items, swap them for tokens and buy things they want at a recycle swap shop. This recycling project, to be run by… Continue reading