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is a modern Japanese martial art developed by Morihei Ueshiba as a synthesis of his martial studies, philosophy, and religious beliefs.
Akona Zilindlovu Ndungane (born 20 February 1981 in Mthatha, South Africa) is a former South African rugby union player whose usual position was on the wing, although he also played as the centre.
Aliwal North is a town in central South Africa on the Orange River, Eastern Cape Province.
Allan WB Gray is a South African business magnate, investor and philanthropist.
André Neal Vos (born 9 January 1975) is a former South African rugby union player who played as back row for Eastern Province (South Africa), Queensland Reds (Australia), The Cats (South Africa), The Lions (South Africa) and Harlequins (England) until his retirement in 2007.
Anthony Clifford Allison (21 August 1925 – 20 February 2014) was a South African geneticist and medical scientist who made pioneering study on the genetic resistance to malaria.
Apartheid started in 1948 in theUnion of South Africa |year_start.
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Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
Berlin is a small town in Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.
Bhisho (formerly Bisho) is the capital of the Eastern Cape Province in South Africa.
The Black Sash was a non-violent white women's resistance organization that was founded on 19 May 1955 in South Africa by Jean Sinclair, Ruth Foley, Elizabeth McLaren, Tertia Pybus, Jean Bosazza, and Helen Newton-Thompson.
Blackburn Rovers are a South African professional football club from East London, Eastern Cape who play in the National First Division.
Bloemfontein (Afrikaans and Dutch "fountain of flowers" or "blooming fountain"; also known as Bloem) is the capital city of the province of Free State of South Africa; and, as the judicial capital of the nation, one of South Africa's three national capitals (the other two being Cape Town, the legislative capital, and Pretoria, the administrative capital) and is the seventh largest city in South Africa.
The Border Bulldogs are a South African rugby union team that participates in the annual Currie Cup and Vodacom Cup competitions.
Boxing is a combat sport in which two people, usually wearing protective gloves, throw punches at each other for a predetermined set of time in a boxing ring.
Brazil (Brasil), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (República Federativa do Brasil), is the largest country in both South America and Latin America.
Robert Brent Russell (born 5 March 1980) is a South African rugby union player.
British Kaffraria was a British colony/subordinate administrative entity in present-day South Africa, consisting of the districts now known as King Williams Town and East London.
Buffalo City is a metropolitan municipality situated on the east coast of Eastern Cape Province, South Africa.
Buffalo City Stadium (also known as the BCM Stadium) is a multi-use stadium in East London, South Africa.
Buffalo Park is a cricket ground located in East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa.
The Buffalo River is situated in the city of East London on the East Coast of South Africa.
The Cape of Good Hope, also known as the Cape Colony (Kaapkolonie), was a British colony in present-day South Africa, named after the Cape of Good Hope.
The Cape Government Railways (CGR) was the government-owned railway operator in the Cape Colony from 1874 until the creation of the South African Railways (SAR) in 1910.
Cape Town (Kaapstad,; Xhosa: iKapa) is a coastal city in South Africa.
The Chalumna River (Tyolomnqa) is a river in the Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Chintsa (formerly Cintsa) is a village in the Wild Coast region of the Eastern Cape province, South Africa.
Christiaan Petrus Scholtz (born 22 October 1970 in Stutterheim) is a former South African rugby union player, who played centre and won four caps between 1994 and 1995 playing for the South Africa national rugby union team.
Ciskei was a nominally independent state – a Bantustan – in the south east of South Africa.
The coelacanths constitute a now rare order of fish that includes two extant species in the genus Latimeria: the West Indian Ocean coelacanth (Latimeria chalumnae) primarily found near the Comoro Islands off the east coast of Africa and the Indonesian coelacanth (Latimeria menadoensis).
The College of Arms, sometimes referred to as the College of Heralds, is a royal corporation consisting of professional officers of arms, with jurisdiction over England, Wales, Northern Ireland and some Commonwealth realms.
Coloureds (Kleurlinge) are a multiracial ethnic group native to Southern Africa who have ancestry from various populations inhabiting the region, including Khoisan, Bantu speakers, Afrikaners, and sometimes also Austronesians and South Asians.
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular pitch with a target at each end called the wicket (a set of three wooden stumps upon which two bails sit).
The ICC Cricket World Cup is the international championship of One Day International (ODI) cricket.
The Currie Cup tournament is South Africa's premier domestic rugby union competition, played each winter and spring (June to October), featuring teams representing either entire provinces or substantial regions within provinces.
Daimler AG is a German multinational automotive corporation.
The ranking system is used by many Japanese organizations and Korean martial arts to indicate the level of one's ability within a certain subject matter.
The Deutscher Wetterdienst or DWD for short, is the German Meteorological Office, based in Offenbach am Main, Germany, which monitors weather and meteorological conditions over Germany and provides weather services for the general public and for nautical, aviational or agricultural purposes.
Dimbaza is a town in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa, located in the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality, about 11 km northwest of King William's Town on the R63 road to Alice,Eastern Cape and Fort Beaufort.
Donald James Woods, CBE (15 December 1933 – 19 August 2001) was a South African journalist and anti-apartheid activist.
Duncan Village is a township in the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.
Durban (eThekwini, from itheku meaning "bay/lagoon") is the largest city in the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal and the third most populous in South Africa after Johannesburg and Cape Town.
East London Airport is an airport serving East London, a city in the Eastern Cape province on the southeast coast of South Africa.
East London Museum is a museum in East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa, notable for holding the type specimen of the coelacanth, a fish previously believed to be long extinct.
The Eastern Cape is a province of South Africa.
Equestrianism (from Latin equester, equestr-, equus, horseman, horse), more often known as riding, horse riding (British English) or horseback riding (American English), refers to the skill of riding, driving, steeplechasing or vaulting with horses.
Formula One (also Formula 1 or F1) is the highest class of single-seater auto racing sanctioned by the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) and owned by the Formula One Group.
Fort Beaufort is a town in the Amatole District of South Africa's Eastern Cape Province, and had a population of 25,668 in 2011.
Fort Cox near Middledrift in the Eastern Cape, South Africa was a frontier fort in the Amatola Mountains on a loop of the Keiskamma River.
This page is about the British-built fort of the 19th century.
Fort White was established in 1835 as a base for the British army during the Xhosa Wars.
A fortification is a military construction or building designed for the defense of territories in warfare; and is also used to solidify rule in a region during peacetime.
Gary Player DMS, OIG (born 1 November 1935) is a South African professional golfer.
Sir John Gordon Sprigg, (27 April 1830 – 4 February 1913) was a British administrator, politician and four-time prime minister of the Cape Colony.
Group Areas Act was the title of three acts of the Parliament of South Africa enacted under the apartheid government of South Africa.
Hendrik Frensch Verwoerd (8 September 1901 – 6 September 1966), also commonly referred to as H. F. Verwoerd and Dr.
A homeland (country of origin and native land) is the concept of the place (cultural geography) with which an ethnic group holds a long history and a deep cultural association – the country in which a particular national identity began.
A humid subtropical climate is a zone of climate characterized by hot and humid summers, and mild to cool winters.
Ian Scheckter (born 22 August 1947 in East London, South Africa) is a former racing driver.
Inkwenkwezi Private Game Reserve, is located approximately 30 km north-east of East London, and is situated within an area of 100 km² encompassing five different biomes in the wild coast region of South Africa's Eastern Cape province.
An inland port is a port on an inland waterway, such as a river, lake, or canal, which may or may not be connected to the ocean.
An Ironman 70.3, also known as a Half Ironman, is one of a series of long distance triathlon races organized by the World Triathlon Corporation (WTC).
Ivan Mitford-Barberton (1896 - 1976) was a sculptor, writer and authority on heraldry.
Jean-Michel Byron (born Jean-Michel Byron DuPlessis) is a South African-born funk and rock vocalist.
Joan Cynthia Harrison (later Breetzke, born 29 November 1935) is a retired South African swimmer who won the 100 m backstroke event at the 1952 Olympics.
Jody David Scheckter (born 29 January 1950) is a South African former auto racing driver.
Sir John Charles Molteno (5 June 1814 – 1 September 1886) was a soldier, businessman, champion of responsible government and the first Prime Minister of the Cape Colony.
John "Jonty" Alexander Skinner (born 15 February 1954) is a former South African competition swimmer and world record-holder, who became an American college swimming coach and a coach of the US national team.
(Okinawan pronunciation) is a martial art developed in the Ryukyu Kingdom.
The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.
King William's Town is a town in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa along the banks of the Buffalo River.
The Formula One World Drivers' Championship (WDC) is awarded by the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) to the most successful Formula One racing car driver over a season, as determined by a points system based on individual Grand Prix results.
Makhaya Ntini OIS (born 6 July 1977) is a former South African cricketer, who played all forms of the game.
Marjorie Eileen Doris Courtenay-Latimer (24 February 190717 May 2004) was the South African museum official who in 1938 brought to the attention of the world the existence of the coelacanth, a fish thought to have been extinct for sixty-five million years.
Mark Andrews (born 21 February 1972 in Elliot, Eastern Cape (then Cape Province), South Africa) is a former rugby player.
Mark Verdon Boucher (born 3 December 1976) is a former South African cricketer, who played all three formats of the game.
Mdantsane is a South African urban township situated 15 km away from East London and 37 km away from King William's Town in the Eastern Cape province.
Mercedes-Benz is a global automobile marque and a division of the German company Daimler AG.
East London, like most South African cities, uses Metropolitan or "M" routes for important intra-city routes, a layer below National (N) roads and Regional (R) roads.
Motocross is a form of off-road motorcycle racing held on enclosed off-road circuits.
Mountain biking is the sport of riding bicycles off-road, often over rough terrain, using specially designed mountain bikes.
Mthatha, is the main town of the King Sabata Dalindyebo Local Municipality in Eastern Cape province of South Africa and the capital of OR Tambo District Municipality.
The N2 is a national route in South Africa that runs from Cape Town through Port Elizabeth, East London and Durban to Ermelo.
The N6 is a national route in South Africa that connects East London with Bloemfontein, via Queenstown and Aliwal North.
The Nahoon River (Nxaruni) is situated in the city East London on the East Coast of South Africa.
The National First Division (NFD) is the second-highest league of South African club football after the Premier Soccer League (PSL).
The National Party (Nasionale Party), also known as the Nationalist Party, was a political party in South Africa founded in 1914 and disbanded in 1997.
Norman Catherine (born September 1949 in East London, South Africa) is a South African artist whose œuvre spans painting, sculpture, printmaking and mixed media.
An oceanic or highland climate, also known as a marine or maritime climate, is the Köppen classification of climate typical of west coasts in higher middle latitudes of continents, and generally features cool summers (relative to their latitude) and cool winters, with a relatively narrow annual temperature range and few extremes of temperature, with the exception for transitional areas to continental, subarctic and highland climates.
Odwa Mzuzo Ndungane (born 20 February 1981 in Mthatha, South Africa) is a former rugby union player that played first class rugby between 2000 and 2017.
Parachuting, or skydiving, is a method of transiting from a high point to Earth with the aid of gravity, involving the control of speed during the descent with the use of a parachute/s.
Port Alfred is a small town with a population of just under 26,000 in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.
Port Elizabeth or The Bay (iBhayi; Die Baai) is one of the largest cities in South Africa; it is situated in the Eastern Cape Province, east of Cape Town.
Prince George Circuit is a race circuit in East London in Eastern Cape Province, South Africa.
Queenstown, now called Komani is a town in the middle of the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa, roughly halfway between the smaller towns of Cathcart and Sterkstroom.
The R346 is a Regional Route in South Africa that connects Kidds Beach with Stutterheim.
Rory Kockott (born 25 June 1986) is a rugby union player who plays for Castres in France's Top 14 and has played for the France national team.
Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
Scuba diving is a mode of underwater diving where the diver uses a self-contained underwater breathing apparatus (scuba) which is completely independent of surface supply, to breathe underwater.
South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa.
The South African national cricket team, nicknamed the Proteas (after South Africa's national flower, Protea cynaroides, commonly known as the "king protea"), is administered by Cricket South Africa.
The South African Grand Prix was first run as a Grand Prix motor racing handicap race in 1934 at the Prince George Circuit at East London, Eastern Cape Province.
Steven John Palframan (born 12 May 1970) is a former South African international cricketer.
Stutterheim is a town with a population of 46,730 in South Africa, situated in the Border region of the Eastern Cape province.
Surfing is a surface water sport in which the wave rider, referred to as a surfer, rides on the forward or deep face of a moving wave, which is usually carrying the surfer towards the shore.
Tai chi (taiji), short for T'ai chi ch'üan, or Taijiquan (pinyin: tàijíquán; 太极拳), is an internal Chinese martial art practiced for both its defense training and its health benefits.
The Dealians were a pop group formed in East London, South Africa in January 1968 by Mike Fuller.
Toto is an American rock band formed in 1976 in Los Angeles.
Track and field is a sport which includes athletic contests established on the skills of running, jumping, and throwing.
Transkei (meaning the area beyond the river Kei), officially the Republic of Transkei (iRiphabliki yeTranskei), was an unrecognised state in the southeastern region of South Africa from 1976 to 1994.
A triathlon is a multiple-stage competition involving the completion of three continuous and sequential endurance disciplines.
Vuyani Bungu (born 26 February 1967) is a South African former professional boxer who competed from 1987 to 2005.
The Warriors is the name used by the combined Eastern Province and Border first class cricket teams in South Africa.
For the bluegrass musician of the same name, see Blue Highway Wayne Taylor (born 15 July 1956) is a South African sports car racing driver and team owner.
Welcome Ncita (born 25 October 1965) is a retired professional boxer and former IBF Super Bantamweight Champion.
Wendy Botha (born 22 August 1965) is a four-time world surfing champion.
Windsurfing is a surface water sport that combines elements of surfing and sailing.
The Xhosa people are a Bantu ethnic group of Southern Africa mainly found in the Eastern and Western Cape, South Africa, and in the last two centuries throughout the southern and central-southern parts of the country.
The 1820 Settlers were several groups or parties of white British colonists settled by the British government and the Cape authorities in the South African Eastern Cape in 1820.
The 1995 Rugby World Cup was the third Rugby World Cup.
The 2009 Indian Premier League season, abbreviated as IPL 2 or the 2009 IPL, was the second season of the Indian Premier League, established by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in 2007.