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Driving tips: The importance of defensive driving

  Why should all drivers learn defensive driving?     In South Africa, the number of vehicles on the roads increases each year. With so many people commuting every day, and with so many drivers driving recklessly and outright …

Helpful tips on learning to play squash

  Are you looking for a fitness programme that is convenient for your lifestyle? Why not give squash a try? Forbes Magazine voted squash as the healthiest sport due to its competitive nature and effective minimal workout time and space. Moreover, …

Must-have cycling gear

  Cycling is a growing trend in South Africa and cyclists are demanding a safer and more comfortable ride. We investigated to find out what riders need in order to improve their riding experience. Here are the results: Helmet is the most …

Cricket World Cup 2015

The Cricket World Cup 2015 is here! It's being hosted by both Australia and New Zealand and runs from 14 February to 28 March.   While some people would rather watch paint dry than watch cricket, I personally find it quite …

Going to the beach? Pack these essentials!

Summer holidays are only moments away. We're ticking off the days on our calendars, waiting for the end of exams and for the last school bells to ring, so we can finally hit it up at the beach. Packing for the beach can be a real stress for some people, …

Weird sports of the world

It’s not everyday that you come across one of these strange sporting activities. Believe it or not you might just find them in the Guinness World Records or on some sports channels. Here are three of our favourite weird sports that you may want to add to …

10 things you should know before buying a used car

Buying a car is a big investment. It’s always good to remember that whilst you may save yourself a good chunk of cash by buying a used car, they also have their drawbacks, and you need to make sure you aren’t buying a lemon.   1. Who are you …

Top 5 music festival must-haves!

  South Africa is lucky to host a huge variety of outdoor music festivals throughout the year. From Oppikoppi to Rocking the Daisies, Earth Dance and TribeOne, there is something out there suited to everybody's tastes. If you are lucky, you'll be …

Electric bicycles

An electric bicycle? Does such a thing exist? I mean, if it has a motor and it's on two wheels then it's a motorbike, right? Wrong! Electric bicycles aka e-bikes do exist; they have been around since 1897.   To clarify the difference between …

The Mercedes Benz CLA

It looks as though Mercedes-Benz is targeting the younger driver with plenty of money with their South African car models. Following on from the A-class hatchback and the CLS four-door coupé, the new CLA class combines elements of both.   The …