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TribLIVE
New coach hopes to guide Greensburg Salem girls deep into playoffsplayoffs The Greensburg Salem girls soccer team has made the WPIAL playoffs th
TribLIVE / Posted 20 hours ago
playoffs The Greensburg Salem girls soccer team has made the WPIAL playoffs the last four seasons under four coaches. The Golden Lions hope it won't be any different this season under first-year coach Michael Rhea. The Golden Lions (8-10-1, 7-5)... Read more
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TribLIVE
Lauris looks forward to teaching with Greensburg Salem boys soccerto teaching with Greensburg Salem boys soccer As the Greensburg Salem boys soc
TribLIVE / Posted 20 hours ago
to teaching with Greensburg Salem boys soccer As the Greensburg Salem boys soccer team takes the pitch this fall, the Golden Lions will place more emphasis on a team game under a new coach. Sam Lauris, who takes over for John Lynch as coach,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pumas End Griquas' Currie Cup Power RunCheetahs, meanwhile, pipped the Blue Bulls 41-40 at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Cheetahs, meanwhile, pipped the Blue Bulls 41-40 at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday and Western Province outplayed the Golden Lions 39-3 at Newlands on Friday in an exciting weekend of Currie Cup action. A strong first-half showing by the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Carr puts his hand up for Bok selectiona Springbok recall. The 26-year-old loose forward went to some 'dark spaces' i
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
a Springbok recall. The 26-year-old loose forward went to some 'dark spaces' in Western Province's 39-3 demolition of the Golden Lions in a Currie Cup encounter at Newlands at the weekend. His performance - especially his defensive efforts - had... Read more
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iafrica.com
Lions' biggest problem is in the mindThe Golden Lions may be going through a bad run, but coach Zacharia de Bruin is
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Golden Lions may be going through a bad run, but coach Zacharia de Bruin is backing his young 'cubs' to come good in the Currie Cup. Speaking after their 3-39 loss to Western Province at the weekend, their fourth defeat in five matches, De Bruin... Read more
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TribLIVE
Greensburg Salem’s strong finish last season lifts expectationsseason by winning four consecutive games and finishing with a .500 record for t
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
season by winning four consecutive games and finishing with a .500 record for the first time in five years at 5-5. The Golden Lions were 7-3 in 2011. With many of their skill players returning, including senior quarterback Jacob Hoyle, the... Read more
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iafrica.com
WP tackle Lions into submissionThe Golden Lions dominated possession for the entire encounter but were thwarte
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Golden Lions dominated possession for the entire encounter but were thwarted by an impenetrable Western Province defence as the home side kept their visitors try-less while scoring six of their own to claim a 39-3 victory at Newlands on... Read more
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The Star
Golden Lions fight back for 14-7 winMORGANTON — Most people expected Shelby High’s unbeaten run to continue when th
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
MORGANTON — Most people expected Shelby High’s unbeaten run to continue when the Golden Lions went to take on Freedom in the season opener Friday night. Things are never as easy as they seem, especially in high school football. Freedom gave the... Read more
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The Star
Opening Matchups— www.KTCBroadcasting com; Twitter — Alan Ford @starsptseditor Shelby at Freed
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
— www.KTCBroadcasting com; Twitter — Alan Ford @starsptseditor Shelby at Freedom 7:30 p.m., at Morganton The Golden Lions hope to get their ‘drive for five’ off to a roaring start, as they did last year when they handled the Patriots... Read more
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The Star
KM clips Shelby in 5-set volleyball matchMountain leaders: Ashtyn Martin, 17 service points; and Keegan Irby, 12 service
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
Mountain leaders: Ashtyn Martin, 17 service points; and Keegan Irby, 12 service points Shelby 5, Draughn 2 -- The Golden Lions evened their record at 1-1 on the season with a non-conference win Wednesday. Jallien Palmer had two goals for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Van Rooyen to Captain Lions for WP ClashThe Golden Lions travel to Cape Town to face Western Province on Friday and do
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Golden Lions travel to Cape Town to face Western Province on Friday and do so with a new captain in Jacques van Rooyen after Ryan Kankowski was ruled out of the clash through injury. The Lions also have to do without the services of prop Ruan... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Leyds Returns for WP Against LionsCobus Wiese will make his senior debut for Western Province against the Golden
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Cobus Wiese will make his senior debut for Western Province against the Golden Lions at Newlands on Friday night, while Springbok wing Dillyn Leyds returns after being released from the national side. Having featured for the Stormers already this... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
#NEWS24 ICYMI: Grace Mugabe not arrested, rape details emerge in 'clitoris collector' case and petrol price set to riseof racist incident The Lions have responded to an alleged racist incident foll
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
of racist incident The Lions have responded to an alleged racist incident following the Currie Cup clash between the Golden Lions and Sharks. According to reports, a scuffle broke out between a white man and a black woman after the man had... Read more
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The Star
Shelby's 4-time champion football squad honoredShelby High’s football program provides a lot of numbers for its fan base to ch
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
Shelby High’s football program provides a lot of numbers for its fan base to chew on. The one the Golden Lions cherish the most at present is that they are about to open the season gunning for their fifth consecutive state championship in the sport.... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
'Who's a k****r‚' ask irate rugby fansRacial insults‚ drinks and expletives flew as spectators got involved in a scru
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Racial insults‚ drinks and expletives flew as spectators got involved in a scrum after this weekend’s Sharks win over the Golden Lions at Ellis Park. Sijadu Mzozoyana‚ who witnessed the scuffle‚ said a man had allegedly called a woman a k****r when... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
WP Claim Bragging Rights Against Bullslog points and two wins each, but the Bulls are fourth and WP a position below
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
log points and two wins each, but the Bulls are fourth and WP a position below them. In next weekend's action, WP host the Golden Lions at Newlands (Friday, August 18), while the Bulls entertain the Free State Cheetahs in Pretoria (Saturday, August... Read more
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TribLIVE
WPIAL football conference preview: Class 4A Big 9tackle. The Leopards also return senior Logan Pfronger, a second-team all-confe
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
tackle. The Leopards also return senior Logan Pfronger, a second-team all-conference DB. Greensburg Salem (5-5, 4-4) The Golden Lions won their final four games last season and narrowly missed a playoff berth. Senior QB Jake Hoyle returns after... Read more
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iafrica.com
De Bruin praises 14-man LionsI'm not allowed to say anything according to SARU regulations, so I will rather
iafrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
I'm not allowed to say anything according to SARU regulations, so I will rather not say a word," De Bruin explained. The Golden Lions currently sit in sixth position on the Currie Cup table with nine points from four matches played, which... Read more
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iafrica.com
Du Preez treasures victory over LionsThe Sharks' victory over the Golden Lions at Ellis Park on Saturday was their f
iafrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Sharks' victory over the Golden Lions at Ellis Park on Saturday was their first since 2014 over the Johannesburg-based team. The 47-31 victory propelled the Sharks to the top of the Currie Cup table, with 20 points from five matches played,... Read more
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iafrica.com
Sharks demolish 14-man LionsThe Sharks came back from being 5-31 down, to score a 47-31 victory over the Go
iafrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Sharks came back from being 5-31 down, to score a 47-31 victory over the Golden Lions at Ellis Park on Saturday. Aided by a red card to Lions hooker Robbie Coetzee, the Sharks scored six tries and 42 unanswered points as they run rampant in the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Greensburg Salem QB Hoyle ready for more this seasonGreensburg Salem finish the season with four consecutive victories and a 5-5 re
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
Greensburg Salem finish the season with four consecutive victories and a 5-5 record. Hoyle has had a year to work with Golden Lions quarterbacks coach Casey Cavanaugh, and Keefer hopes his young quarterback becomes even more... Read more
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The Star
Fans get a preview of football season in annual jamboreehost South Point. Both Burns and Shelby hit the road to begin their seasons as
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
host South Point. Both Burns and Shelby hit the road to begin their seasons as the Bulldogs visit Alexander Central and the Golden Lions take on Freedom. Kings Mountain, which has a rare open date in Week 1, begins its season Aug. 25 at South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Straeuli - We Need to Preserve Currie CupGolden Lions CEO and former Springbok coach Rudolf Straeuli says that if the Cu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Golden Lions CEO and former Springbok coach Rudolf Straeuli says that if the Currie Cup is to remain a major tournament in South Africa, there can be no overlap with Super Rugby. There are concerns over the current significance of the Currie Cup to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ton-Up for Odwa As Sharks Head to Ellis ParkDespite just a four-day turnaround between Currie Cup games against the Blue Bu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Despite just a four-day turnaround between Currie Cup games against the Blue Bulls on Wednesday and the Golden Lions on Saturday, head coach Robert du Preez has largely stuck with the same team that did such outstanding duty against the Bulls. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lions Confirm Currie Cup Management TeamThe Lions Rugby Company have announced the Golden Lions management team that wi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Lions Rugby Company have announced the Golden Lions management team that will oversee the franchise for the Currie Cup . It has been finalised to ensure sustainability within the Lions Rugby franchise. The appointment of Joey Mongalo was... Read more
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iafrica.com
Matfield named Lions forwards coachand Zacharia Francios de Bruin reunited at Ellis Park. The World Cup-winning S
iafrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
and Zacharia Francios de Bruin reunited at Ellis Park. The World Cup-winning Springbok, Matfield, was unveiled as the Golden Lions' new forwards coach. Matfield will link up with newly appointed Lions head coach, De Bruin, who played a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gordon Leads SA Schools Team Against WalesGolden Lions No 8 Travis Gordon will lead the SA Schools team when they kick of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Golden Lions No 8 Travis Gordon will lead the SA Schools team when they kick off their under-19 international series campaign on Friday against Wales at Paul Roos Gymnasium in Stellenbosch in the first of three internationals. Centre Rikus... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Jane Fonda and Robert Redford reunite in Our Souls At Night teaserwill have its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival, where Fonda and Redfo
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
will have its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival, where Fonda and Redford will be honoured with the Golden Lions for Lifetime Achievement on September 1. The film will be released on Netflix later this year. More From The... Read more
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Gulf News
Jordie Barrett faces All Blacks injury woelast month, has not recovered from the injury suffered in the Wellington Hurric
Gulf News / Posted 12 days ago
last month, has not recovered from the injury suffered in the Wellington Hurricanes’ Super Rugby semi-final against the Golden Lions in Johannesburg.As Canterbury Crusaders fullback David Havili was rushed into the squad on Thursday, Barrett was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Du Preez - I Would Have Picked Am for Boksgood rugby at times and went through the phases, but there were just one or two
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
good rugby at times and went through the phases, but there were just one or two offloads that didn't go to hand, I'm very pleased with our intent on attack." The Sharks will now travel to Ellis Park for a clash against the Golden Lions on Satu... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sharks Bag Bonus-Point Win At Loftusand sit in second spot on the overall log, while the Bulls are third with two w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
and sit in second spot on the overall log, while the Bulls are third with two wins from three.The Sharks next face the Golden Lions in Johannesburg on Saturday (August 12), while the Bulls travel to Cape Town for a clash with Western Province... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Born with a passionechoes of crowds and shrieks of whistles reached Calloway and set him on a path
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
echoes of crowds and shrieks of whistles reached Calloway and set him on a path toward football. Born in November of the Golden Lions' 8-3 season, Calloway spent the first few years of his life surrounded by college football. [HOG FUTURES:... Read more
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iol.co.za
Jordie Barrett faces All Blacks injury woelast month, has not recovered from the injury suffered in the Wellington Hurric
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
last month, has not recovered from the injury suffered in the Wellington Hurricanes' Super Rugby semi-final against the Golden Lions in Johannesburg. As Canterbury Crusaders fullback David Havili was rushed into the squad on Thursday, Barrett... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lions Hooker Signs for SharksThe Sharks have confirmed the signing of Golden Lions hooker Akker van der Merw
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The Sharks have confirmed the signing of Golden Lions hooker Akker van der Merwe. Van der Merwe, 26, will join the Durban-based franchise on a two-year deal and becomes available with immediate effect. He will meet up with Robert du Preez's team on... Read more
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iol.co.za
Not end of road for Savea, says All Blacks coachand was then relegated to the bench by the Wellington Hurricanes for their Supe
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
and was then relegated to the bench by the Wellington Hurricanes for their Super Rugby semi-final against South Africa's Golden Lions. But Hansen said Savea's All Blacks career was not over, adding that he would he meeting with the giant wing... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bulls impress new coachlooking on, the Blue Bulls appeared to find new vigour in their attacking game
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
looking on, the Blue Bulls appeared to find new vigour in their attacking game to run out 54-22 Currie Cup victors over the Golden Lions at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday night. The Bulls scored eight tries in an impressive display of expansive rugby... Read more
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iafrica.com
Blue Bulls hammer Golden LionsThe Blue Bulls ran in eight tries to beat the Golden Lions 54-22 in their Curri
iafrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
The Blue Bulls ran in eight tries to beat the Golden Lions 54-22 in their Currie Cup Round Three clash at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday. It was the Bulls' second win in this year's tournament. They beat Griquas in Round One before enjoying... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Crusaders beat 14-man Lions for 8th Super titleCanterbury Crusaders survived a rally by 14-man Golden Lions to triumph 25-17 i
Khaleej Times / Posted 17 days ago
Canterbury Crusaders survived a rally by 14-man Golden Lions to triumph 25-17 in Johannesburg on Saturday and win a record-extending eighth Super Rugby title. The match at Ellis Park stadium took a decisive turn just before half-time when Lions... Read more
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iol.co.za
Currie Cup hots up at LoftusJohan Grobbelaar, Matthys Basson, Abongile Nonkontwana, Shaun Adendorff, André
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
Johan Grobbelaar, Matthys Basson, Abongile Nonkontwana, Shaun Adendorff, André Warner, Tinus de Beer, JT Jackson. Golden Lions: Ashlon Davids, Madosha Tambwe, Stokkies Hanekom, Jarryd Sage, Aphiwe Dyantyi, Shaun Reynolds, Marco Janse van... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Rio to Ellis Park - Kwagga's Big YearAfrica's eventual haul of 10 medals. Smith had been a part of the Sevens set-u
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Africa's eventual haul of 10 medals. Smith had been a part of the Sevens set-up since 2013 and while he turned out for the Golden Lions in the Currie Cup along the way, Sevens was the priority in the years leading up to Rio. His unique blend of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Golden Lions open with 'teaching day'University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Coach Monte Coleman had his players start
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Coach Monte Coleman had his players start with the basics when the Golden Lions opened fall practice Thursday afternoon. Coleman said it was "just a teaching day," which focused on fundamentals like position... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tony Jantjies Starts At Flyhalf for BullsThe Blue Bulls are keen to maintain the momentum of their opening win in the Cu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
The Blue Bulls are keen to maintain the momentum of their opening win in the Currie Cup when they take on the Golden Lions at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday night (19:00 kick-off). The home side won a tight match in Kimberley in week one of the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] Destiny beckons for Johan Ackermannthe Southern Kings. Their form was so bad that this meme did the rounds on soci
Eye Witness News / Posted 20 days ago
the Southern Kings. Their form was so bad that this meme did the rounds on social media In the beginning of 2013, the Golden Lions Rugby Union launched the Lions Challenge Series. It was seen as their alternative to Super Rugby, a chance to... Read more
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iafrica.com
Jaco Peyper to ref Super Rugby finalCredit: Fiji One. On Tuesday, South Africa’s Jaco Peyper was named as referee
iafrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Credit: Fiji One. On Tuesday, South Africa’s Jaco Peyper was named as referee for the Super Rugby final between the Golden Lions and Canterbury Crusaders at Ellis Park in Johannesburg. The governing body SANZAAR retained their confidence in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Peyper gets Super Rugby final nodsaid Peyper's appointment was purely "merit-based" after putting him in charge
iol.co.za / Posted 21 days ago
said Peyper's appointment was purely "merit-based" after putting him in charge of Saturday's final between South Africa's Golden Lions and New Zealand's Canterbury Crusaders in Johannesburg. "The selection criteria for all match official... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cheetahs Remain Unbeaten in Currie CupCheetahs' effective rounding off earned them a 30-17 victory against Western Pr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Cheetahs' effective rounding off earned them a 30-17 victory against Western Province in Bloemfontein on Sunday, while the Golden Lions survived a determined fightback from Griquas at Emirates Airline Park to secure a 48-43 victory on Saturday. In... Read more
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iafrica.com
Golden Lions edge Griquas in try-festThe Golden Lions recorded their first win in Currie Cup 2017 with a 48-43 victo
iafrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
The Golden Lions recorded their first win in Currie Cup 2017 with a 48-43 victory over Griquas at Ellis Park on Saturday. Both teams started their campaigns with a loss in Round One and were highly motivated to put things right in Johannesburg. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Province youngsters get SA Schools callplayed three games inside of a week and netted only one win - against the Pumas
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
played three games inside of a week and netted only one win - against the Pumas - to go with a draw with the Golden Lions and loss to Free State on the final day. The Lions contested the unofficial final against KwaZulu-Natal and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Try fest between Golden Lions and GriquasJOHANNESBURG – It was a 13-try festival of rugby as the Golden Lions and Griqua
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
JOHANNESBURG – It was a 13-try festival of rugby as the Golden Lions and Griquas threw the ball around with gay abandon at Ellis Park on Saturday, with the home side emerging 48-43 victors in the end. The Lions scored seven of the best to secure a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[MY TAKE] Riding with Africa’s dream teamfor the riders after thousands of kilometres in the saddle. Alice hails from J
Eye Witness News / Posted 25 days ago
for the riders after thousands of kilometres in the saddle. Alice hails from Johannesburg and formerly worked for the Golden Lions. She now lives in Girona, Spain, and provided fascinating insights into the professional world of cycling and... Read more
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