Sports galleries

Spot landing in perfect weather

Pilots took to the skies as early as 7am to battle it out in the epic and difficult South African Flyer and Shell Aviation spot landing competition at Jack Taylor Airfield in Delporton. The News captured every exciting moment.

Local police conquer cycling champs

Policemen and -women from all nine provinces took part in the challenge, and a 10th, from head office, also joined them. Head office had one champion, Vusi Marenene, who won second place in Gauteng.

Big crowd gathers at Dirt Bronco for national champs

Over 200 bikers queued outside Dirt Bronco for Round 4 of the Monster Energy TRP Distributors SA MX National Championship. It was a great day of dirt racing. Photos taken by Brodalka Photography.

Motocross at its best

Dirt Bronco Raceway recently presented the third round of the Mayfair Gearbox Gauteng Motocross Series. The News was there to capture all the excitement and action.

Bell of Hope Cycle Challenge for Mental Wellness

Ebenezer Home’s annual Bell of Hope Cycle Challenge for Mental Wellness, which took place in the Cradle of Humankind, is in honour of National Bipolar Day (26 May) and was put together to verbalise and communicate the circumstances under which mentally ill patients live.

CPF’s shot at raising funds

From the moment the patrollers arrived at the DNA paintball field in Hobby Park, Rangeview, positive energy swooped over the fields. The members were all dressed in camouflage outfits, and their excitement was tangible. Eager to get their guns, they lined up at the makeshift storage container.

Little BMX enthusiasts show their worth

Cradle BMX Cycling Club hosted the second leg of the Gauteng BMX Cycling series at the X-Stream Bike and Adventure Park in the Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve on Sunday, 26 March, and boy … was it fun!

Annual Oupa Malefo Games

Local sports enthusiasts from all over Gauteng made a great success of the Oupa Malefo Games that took place on Saturday, 25 March in Kagiso.

Skateboarders show off at Key West’s park

From teenage skaterboys, to primary school BMX enthusiasts – they all love the small, yet quaint skate park. The bars at the park are perfect for grinding with a skateboard and gave Hanré de Villiers an opportunity to show off his great skills. From 50-50 grinds to 5-0 grinds – Hanré did it all.