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Champions Bounce Back Better From Failure!

At the Champion Academy, we have noted a common pattern and a common effect that failure has on a champion’s mind-set and performance. This...

The 50 Top Boys Sports Schools of 2017 & The Cost

“You pays your money and you takes your choice,” wrote Mark Twain in 1884 at the end of Chapter 28 of Huckleberry Finn.

Rugby: The Paul Roos Rugby Philosophy

SA School Sports Magazine spoke to Paul Roos director of rugby Ryno Combrinck and asked the school’s rugby mentor to tell us about their success in winning the Sanix international rugby competition in Japan earlier this season.

DHS Addresses Speculation Why Glenwood Ties Cut

In an attempt to address the speculation as to why DHS has cut ties with Glenwood and will no longer be engaging in any sporting or cultural fixtures with their neighbour...

Quotas in School Sport – A Chameleon on a Smarties Box

Quotas in sport is like that embarrassing uncle who ruins every family social gathering with his propensity for saying and doing the most outrageous...

School Feature: St Peters College

St Peter’s College is an Anglican, co-educational, private high school situated in Sunninghill, Sandton and was established in 1998.

Curro Hillcrest’s Future Sport Ambitions

The amount of Co-educational schools in the country that can compete against the traditional monastic schools in the sporting arena can be counted on one hand.

The Double Edged Sword of Participation Trophies

All over the country, indeed all over the world, many more kids are growing up receiving trophy after trophy, medal after medal, ribbon after ribbon for every sports season, science fair and spelling competition they participate in.

10 Parents You Want to Avoid at School Sports Events!

“The greatest burden a child must bear is the unlived life of its parents.” The above quote came from Carl Jung, the famed Swiss psychologist....

Doping in Sports – How to Protect Yourself

Doping in sport and especially in school sports has become an ever growing trend. As young adults and aspiring athletes it is important to protect yourself and prevent your career from ending before it even starts. Doping at a young age can bring an end to any aspirations you may have to compete on the biggest stages and excel at the sport you love.