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2017 SPORTSMAN OF THE YEAR AWARDS
20 November 2017

An almost full Kings Tavern saw Ross Gonsalves from hockey named as the old Edwardian Sportsman of the year 2017. Ross was a member of the 1st hockey team and also represented Southern Gauteng B at the inter provincial. He then played for the Derwent Strikers one of the top teams in Tasmania in the Australian league where he won a number of Man of the Match awards as well as scoring many goals.                                                                                                                                        
IIn all there were six nominees for the award and they were Eleni Artemides (ladies hockey), Berne Burger (hockey), Josh Datnow (cricket), Catherine van Eyk (ladies hockey) and Anthony Woodhouse (hockey) who was named as runner up.                                                                                                                                                        
Mike Dunk acted as Master of Ceremonies and he outlined how sport in South Africa had changed over the years and at times this was to the detriment of clubs such as ours. Top players were now taken straight into the Provincial set up and are seldom if ever available for their club. So change was necessary to keep pace with these developments. One such change was to introduce a new category at the awards and this was the Presidents Bowl which is for those who have excelled at officiating in their sport at either club, provincial, National or International level.  The first recipient of this award was Gus Pinker from water polo.                                                                                                                                                                    
The full list of winners for 2017 is; Junior Boy Don Glover (cricket). Eric Heilbronner trophy for the best King Edward schoolboy playing sport for the Society went to Michael Newland-Nel. The Senior/Masters award went to athletics Greg Bortz for gaining his green number at Comrades. The Team trophy was shared between the mens 2nd hockey team and the ladies hockey team. The Sportsmanship award went to Stuart McDade from hockey. The sub-club of the year was athletics for the way they organized and ran the first leg of the Discovery Vitality road race in August. The chairman's award  was shared by the chairmen of hockey, Daryl Coker and cricket, Mark Paterson.                                                                                                                                              

ANNUAL EVENTS
2017- Notice to Members 29 Sept
Old Edwardian Society notice Sept 2017.pdf


2017 Old Eds Road Race
with Discovery Vitality
Sunday, 6 August 2017


Water Polo Tournament -  5-9 October.

Sportsman of the Year - 16 November

Indoor Rowing Regatta - November

Dates to be posted when finalized early in 2017.


Although not an annual event, the athletics club hold a weekly 5km Time Trial each Wednesday starting at 17;45. This is open to all members of the Society as well as non members so if you are a walker, jogger or a runner, you can meet us in the car park just inside the main gate and then join us for refreshments in the Padded cell afterwards.

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