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RU Rowing going for gold

Date Released : 09/09/2019

Hardwork and dedication has always brought good results for the Rowing Team

RU Football Men's Team promoted to Premier League

Date Released : 14/08/2019

RU Men's 1st team has been battling the tough Makanda Football league competitors to win the League.

Rhodes Rowing Chairperson made the SA U/23 Rowing Team

Date Released : 11/06/2019

Rhodes Rowing Chairperson made the SA U/23 Rowing Team

Captain Katlego leading from the front

Date Released : 29/05/2019

Leadership for Katlego is her second nature, it comes naturally. Leading the Basketball ladies team and also being the SRC Sports and Societies Councillor.

RU Dance sport at Arnold Classic

Date Released : 20/05/2019

RU Dance team participated at the Annual Arnold Classic Sports competition in Sandton, Johannesburg.

Golden Rhodes Rowers at the Nationals 2019

Date Released : 10/05/2019

Easy win for the Rhodes Rowers at the national championship.
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Rhodes Ladies Basketball Team 2019 Champs of Eastern Cape Universities

The Rhodes basketball teams have been competing in the University Sports South Africa basketball qualifiers against their Eastern Cape Counterparts from NMU, WSU and Fort Hare Universities. It has been a gruelling three months for the teams. the past weekend was the finals of the qualifiers, and the winners are to reperesent the Eastern Cape in Cape Town at the uNiversity of Cape Town from 01 - 05 July 2019.

Our Ladies team showed a vast improvement from last year. The team was boosted with three new players who made a difference whether the girls qualify or not. 

Coach Xolisa Kula was ecstatic with his ladies team performance. he is even sounding a warning bells to the Gauteng teams that have been dominating the USSA Championships for many years.

As Rhodes Sports Administration, we expect nothing less than a superb finish at the championships in Cape Town, Top 8 placing is our target.

If the ladies make top 8, they will qualify for the Inaugural Varsity Sports Cup for the ladies basketball. 

We wish them well for the up coming challenge.

Last Modified: Mon, 06 May 2019 17:43:54 SAST