#TuksWrestling: Bea Meiring nearly medaled while competing for the first time at a World Series Wrestling event
Posted on June 19, 2023
Bea Meiring proved over the weekend in Singapore during a World Series Beach Wrestling event that with the right mindset, anything can happen.
The Tuks wrestler so nearly medalled. It would indeed have been a turn-up for the books if she did. Meiring only took up wrestling towards the end of...
#TuksWrestling: Bea Meiring is set to represent South Africa at the 2023 African Beach Games in Tunisia
Posted on June 09, 2023
When Bea Meiring took up wrestling at the end of last year, the idea was to have fun, but things played out differently.
This weekend, she will compete at the Singapore Beach Wrestling World Series. The Tuks wrestler has also been named as part of Team South Africa for the 2023 African Beach...
#TuksWrestling: Arno van Zijl is prepared to go all out to qualify for the Paris 2024 Olympics
Posted on February 27, 2023
The Tuks wrestler, Arno van Zijl, is prepared to go to "war" if that is what it will take to qualify for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games in France.
The 21-year-old knows he is in for a tough challenge. It is only the second year that he will compete against senior wrestlers. To the 2020 African...
#TuksWrestling: Arno van Zyl plans to be competitive at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games in England
Posted on July 22, 2022
It is said that "the only way to eat an elephant is one bite at a time", which is precisely what Arno van Zijl of TuksWrestling, plans on doing at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games in England.
But don't get him wrong. The Tuks wrestler is not planning to go on an eating marathon. It is...
#TuksWrestling: Arno van Zijl isn't one to shy away from a challenge
Posted on February 18, 2022
TuksWrestling: Tuks wrestler not one to shy away from a challenge
Like a moth can't resist circling a burning candle, so can the 19-year-old and Tuks wrestler, Arno van Zijl, cannot resist a real challenge. His aim is to compete at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games and World Junior...
#TuksWrestling: Honiball can't wait to get grappling on Tuks wrestling mats
Posted on September 30, 2020
Wrestling is what gets Rozani Honiball's adrenaline pumping.
#TuksWrestling helps coach secure a job during Covid-19 lockdown
Posted on September 01, 2020
TuksWrestling proved with the appointment of Tanki Tau as its first black coach that it is never only about winning medals. The club's aim is to make a difference on and off the mats.
#TuksWrestling: The USA coaches impressed by Tuks wrestlers' skills
Posted on March 24, 2020
Tuks's wrestlers are starting to make a name for themselves in the USA.
#TuksWrestling: Tuks wrestler bags gold for a 2nd time at African Champs
Posted on February 20, 2020
Tuks's Arno van Zijl achieved something few South African wrestlers have been able to do, and that is to win gold two years consecutively at the African Championships.
11-year-old TuksSport female wrestler holds her own in ‘battle of the sexes’
Posted on October 21, 2019
Chloe Brewis, an 11-year-old University of Pretoria TuksSport wrestler, has been bruised and even had her nose broken, yet she’s still standing. In fact it has only motivated her to work harder at her chosen sport.
#TuksWrestling: Tuks wrestlers want to try and cause upsets at the World Championships
Posted on July 15, 2019
Five Tuks wrestlers will be representing South Africa from the end of the month at the Cadet and the Junior World Championships.
#TuksWrestling: Tuks wrestlers win gold at African Championships
Posted on April 15, 2019
The Tuks wrestlers, Mika Lehmkuhl and Arno van Zijl's, courage and dogged perseverance led to both of them winning gold medals at the recent African Championships in Tunisia.
#TuksWrestling: Tuks wrestlers impress during national trials
Posted on February 11, 2019
The Tuks wrestlers gave as good as they got over the weekend during the South African Trials in Secunda with eight wrestlers being victorious.
#TuksWrestling: Bartlett is not one for half measures when it comes to wrestling
Posted on February 05, 2019
For the past few weeks, Matthew Bartlett (TuksWrestling) has been in a constant battle to get the numbers on his bathroom scale to drop, but his real fight will start over the weekend when he steps onto the mats to compete at the South African wrestling trials in Secunda.
#TuksWrestling: UP-Tuks wrestler wants to learn from the best in the USA
Posted on January 17, 2019
UP-Tuks’s junior African wrestling champion, Edrich Nortje, is going to study and train in the USA later this year with the aim of just maybe qualifying for next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo.
#TuksWrestling: Nortje keeps on raking in gold medals on the wrestling mats
Posted on March 12, 2018
Edrich Nortje (Tuks) is starting to become a regular fixture on wrestling podiums all over Africa.
The past weekend he won two gold medals (freestyle and Greco-Roman) at the Gauteng North Presidents Tournament.
#TuksWrestling: Stans in for a tough challenge to qualify for the Commonwealth Games
Posted on November 16, 2017
Leanco Stans's quest to qualify for next year's Commonwealth Games in Australia starts in earnest next month when she competes at the Commonwealth Wrestling Championships at Carnival City.
#TuksWrestling: 18 medals for South Africa’s wrestlers at the African Junior Championships
Posted on May 02, 2017
South Africa’s wrestlers gave a good account of themselves over the weekend at the African Junior Championships in Marrakech, Morocco winning no less than 18 medals (5 gold, 9 silver and 4 bronze).
#TuksWrestling: 7 members from Tuks to represent SA at African Champs
Posted on March 27, 2017
TuksWrestling members included in Team SA for African Champs
TuksWrestling Celebrates their 10th Anniversary
Posted on June 25, 2015
On the 20th of June, TuksWrestling celebrated their 10th anniversary with approximately 360 wrestlers, their coaches, parents and other wrestling supporters