SPORTING CHANCERS REACHING ‘THE SUMMIT’ THIS WEEK

As a coach there is no better feeling than seeing a youngster grasp a skill that you have been trying to teach them. The satisfaction of improvement far out ways the accolades of competition, and for our Sporting Chance coaches this week has meant just that… The ‘IDEA’ concept of coaching has been pertinent to …

SPORTING CHANCE SPRING COACHING CLINICS

The sun is shining and Spring is upon us and what better way to spend your school holidays than to join the Sporting Chance team on the sports field. Get sharp and ready with pre season training at our cricket and soccer clinics, and enjoy refining those skills you have mastered this past season with …

KELLOGGS HEALTH OF THE NATION IN CAPE TOWN

Sports celebrities including Proteas cricket coach Gary Kirsten and Cape Cobra cricket players Herschelle Gibbs, Dane Vilas and Johann Louw and SA hockey player Illse Davids, joined more than 3 000 schoolchildren from communities throughout the Western Cape for the sixth annual Kellogg’s® Health of the Nation 50-Hour Sports Challenge, which took place at the Western …

KELLOGGS HEALTH EDUCATION ROAD SHOW CONTINUES

The Health Education road show of the Kellogg’s Health of the Nation project has continued this week, visiting the various Cape Town communities that will participate in this weekend’s Kellogg’s Health of the Nation: 50 hour sports challenge. The interactive format of the road show sessions have been well received by the participants and the …

WEATHER PLAYS GAME FOR AN EXCELLENT 2ND WEEK OF SPORTING CHANCE COACHING CLINICS

Over 250 young Sporting Chancers joined the coaching team on the fields this week to perfect their skills and get in the extra practice in preparation for the remainder of the sports season. With five venues running simultaneously with three sports codes: rugby, soccer and hockey and three age groups the Sporting Chance team have …

SPORTING CHANCE DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION COACHING CLINICS GIVE KHAYELITSHA CHILDREN AN ACTIVE HOLIDAY

School holidays can be a difficult time for the children in the communities, their parents and guardians are at work the whole day, and they are left to entertain themselves with little means. With this is mind the Sporting Chance Development Foundation aims to run sports coaching clinics to keep the children occupied, away from …

JUDGE MEMORIAL CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL SUPPORT THE SPORTING CHANCE DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION

Tuesday 5th July 2011, was a day, a group of 30 students and teachers from Judge Memorial High School in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA will never forget as they spent the day with the Sporting Chance team in the townships around Cape Town. The Sporting Chance team met the group early in the morning and …

FEW DAYS TO GO UNTIL SPORTING CHANCE WINTER HOLIDAY COACHING CLINICS!

Don’t sit in front of the television this winter holiday young ones… join Sporting Chance on the sports field! It is only a few days to go until our Winter Holiday Coaching Clinics kick off and we will once again be having two weeks of clinics at selected venues around the Western Cape. The Sporting …

SEVENS BOKS CLINIC SUCCESS

For over 50 aspiring young rugby players in the Nyanga community it was the highlight of their winter school holidays this past Monday 6th and Tuesday 7th July. In light of their recent IRB Sevens series win Springbok Sevens captains Mpho Mbiyozo and Mzwandile Stick took time to give back as they joined forces with …

SEVENS BOKS TO HOST CLINIC

  Sporting Chance, together with the Springboks Sevens captains Mpho Mbiyozo and Mzwandile Stick, will host a Sevens Rugby coaching clinic in the Western Cape community of Nyanga. This will take place in conjunction with the Lagunya Rugby club to promote the game of sevens in the community and give talented players the opportunity to …