Madibaz chess star plots upward curve in rankings

10 Sep 20
Nelson Mandela University student Charlize van Zyl emerged from a challenging Online Chess Olympiad tournament with fresh determination to improve her status in the sport.

Madibaz coaches given insight into Blitzboks’ values

7 Sep 20
Nelson Mandela University coaches were given a fascinating insight into what makes the Blitzboks rugby squad tick through a webinar with head coach Neil Powell last week.

Madibaz swimming stars show artistry in virtual championships

1 Sep 20
In a year that has thrown up a special set of challenges, transforming the impossible into the possible has been Madibaz artistic swimming star Courtney Musson’s mantra.

Madibaz name new coach to tackle Varsity Cup

17 Aug 20
New FNB Madibaz rugby coach Andre Tredoux wants to make Nelson Mandela University the institution of choice for talented players in the Eastern Cape.

Chess star making all the right moves ahead of online Olympiad

29 Jul 20
Madibaz student Charlize van Zyl will use the time left ahead of South Africa’s entry into the Online Chess Olympiad to fine-tune her preparations for the competition in August.

Relaxed approach underlines Madibaz student’s golf success

14 May 20
Applying his relaxed demeanour and natural optimism to his game is one of the key qualities that has led to the rise of Madibaz golfer JP van der Watt. The Nelson ...

Joy as Madibaz rugby returns to Varsity Cup

4 May 20
Director of sport Yoliswa Lumka and rugby manager Ntsikelelo Ngcakana have paid tribute to the FNB Madibaz team for their efforts in earning promotion to the Varsity Cup competition. After two ...

Lockdown lessons to be learnt, says Madibaz athletics manager

22 Apr 20
Madibaz Sport athletics manager Nellis Bothma has urged student-athletes to take what positive lessons they can from the enforced lockdown period caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Madibaz await key Varsity Cup rugby decision

2 Apr 20
The FNB Madibaz rugby team will be awaiting the decision of the Varsity Cup organisers with bated breath after having a successful season halted in mid-stride by Covid-19. The worldwide outbreak ...

Challenging period for Madibaz student-athletes

1 Apr 20
The South African student sporting calendar has fallen into disarray due to the coronavirus outbreak, but Madibaz director of sport Yoliswa Lumka says they are doing all they can to handle ...