The Nelson Mandela Bay municipality has received support from one of the region’s most influential estate agents and businessmen for their proposed new by-laws, which require landlords to take more responsibility for the state of their buildings. Jaco Rademeyer of Jaco Rademeyer Estates in Port Elizabeth, himself a multiple property owner, has praised the municipality’s […]
Even the skies were weeping for the fancied British Army team as they were outgunned 38 points to 19 by a polished Emerging Boks SARU side in the championship final of the second Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens in Port Elizabeth today. The Boks ran in six tries and four conversions to the visitors’ three tries […]
The Emerging Springboks A side won the women’s section at the second Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens tournament at the Grey School Campus in Port Elizabeth today. The final was an action-packed match-up between the Emerging Boks A and B teams, with the A side outscoring their second-stringers by 25 points to 7. The A team […]
The action at the second annual Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens rugby festival in Port Elizabeth goes into overdrive today (Saturday) when the men’s teams take to the field. The second game of the day will see the Emerging Sevens SARU team take on the USA Tigers on the main field. Thereafter the highly rated British […]
The Port Elizabeth airport will be buzzing today with the arrival of the majority of the teams competing in the Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens, which kicks off tomorrow. Among the new arrivals are the current interprovincial sevens tournament champions, the Assupol Blue Bulls. Another top local team landing today is the S.E.P. Capital Lions.
International sevens rugby action moves to Nelson Mandela Bay in the Eastern Cape this week as a host of local and overseas teams arrive in Port Elizabeth ahead of this weekend’s Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens tournament. Teams already in the city include the star-studded British Army side and the British Samurai International outfit. The army […]
There will be something to suit everyone’s taste at the second Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens festival that takes place at the Grey School campus from Friday to Sunday. Laurence Finn, NMB Sevens’ marketing director, says they have tried to emulate the hugely successful business models developed by the Hong Kong and Dubai Sevens tournaments.
More news from the Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens is that a top international team is jetting into Port Elizabeth today. The Welsh URDD under 19 team, the current Dubai Sevens champions, arrives at noon. The Welsh outfit is probably the top under 19 sevens side in the world at the moment.
Exciting news from the Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens is that some of the top teams have started arriving in Port Elizabeth for this weekend’s tournament. The Emerging Sevens High Performance Team and the Emerging Sevens SARU Team coached by Denver Wannies are among the first of the arrivals.
Afrikaans music heartthrob Kurt Darren – who will be in Port Elizabeth as a guest of the Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens, PR Unlimited and Die Burger, sister publication of the PE Express – will wow local audiences on Saturday at the Grey School campus. Having recently launched his new album, Voorwaarts Mars, Darren says he […]