Tuks Miss Varsity Cup crowned

Nicole Greeff, a BA(Hons) Audiology and Speech-Language Therapy student, was crowned and will be representing Tuks at the Miss Varsity Cup finals on 11 April.


The Wolf joins the pack

"If you put something out to the universe it always comes back." These were the words spoken by Undisputed Fight ClubMaster Kru Dimitri Bailanis when asked about Demarte "The Wolf" Pena's participation and victory at EFC AFRICA 07 on 3 February.


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Tuks 1 managed their 18th win of the 2010/2011 season when they beat Adelaar 1 by 126 runs on Saturday 5 March. After successfully winning the NCU 45 over Knock-out League, Tuks 1 is now only one game away from winning the NCU Premier League title. In other cricket news, Tuks Ladies won their League and Tuks 2 have moved up to third place in the Premier League after beating Sinoville 1.


The TuksCanoe team won the Best One Day Race award at the recent Gauteng Canoe Union prize giving. The club won the award for the TuksCanoe Klip Challenge that they hosted in August last year. The challenge consists of a 42 km one day race and TuksCanoe will host the event again later this year.


Tuks hurdler LJ van Zyl recently broke an 11-year-old record at the Absa Tuks Stadium. Van Zyl broke the record for the 400 m hurdles previously held by Llewellyn Herbert. The new South African record was set at the Yellow Pages meeting when Van Zyl’s time of 47.66 s significantly improved on Herbert’s record of 47.80 s. 


TuksHockey took over the intervarsity against the University of Johannesburg with their double win on Saturday 5 March. The TuksHockey ladies overcame a poor start of 0-1 and went on to win their game with an impressive 6-1. Alex Fenwick and Janine Porteous played a significant role in the game as they each scored two goals for Tuks. The TuksHockey men struggled a bit more but still managed to win their game 1-0 thanks to Nick Gonsalves.



Steinhoff Tuks House League

Monday 21 March at 15:00

Steinhoff Kollege vs Steinhoff Olympus at TuksRugby A-Field

Steinhoff Taaibos vs Steinhoff Kiaat at TuksRugby B-Field

Steinhoff Maroela vs Steinhoff Vividus at TuksRugby C-Field

Steinhoff Mopanie vs Steinhoff Sonop at TuksRugby D-Field

Steinhoff Olienhout vs Steinhoff Boekenhout at TuksRugby E-Field

Tuesday 22 March at 17:30

Steinhoff Ysterhout vs Steinhoff Regshuis at TuksRugby A-Field

Steinhoff Sonop vs Steinhoff Vividus at TuksRugby B-Field

Steinhoff Arcadia Rebels vs Steinhoff Mopanie at TuksRugby C-Field

Steinhoff Boekenhout vs Steinhoff EBIT at TuksRugby D-Field

Steinhoff Zeus vs Steinhoff Maroela at TuksRugby E-Field

Steinhoff VOB vs Steinhoff Jakarandia at TuksRugby F-Field

15 minute met Gennaro Bonafede

Produksiemotor renjaer en Tuks student Gennaro Bonafede het gou die aandag van die Suid-Afrikaanse motorsport wêreld getrek na sy eerste senior kring wedloop in 2010.


Adventures on one wheel

This year, Coetzer is planning on becoming the first person to unicycle around Jamaica.


Flip Through Perdeby

Perdeby Poll

Will you be attending OppiKoppi this year?

I don't trust the dust, even if there are Mangoes - 59.3%
Oppi is an institution, I wouldn't miss it for the world - 25.9%
But daisies though... - 14.8%

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