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‘Nailing’ the past and taking hold of ‘now’
Cobus Kruger -- Stand Up Sport Opinion

‘Nailing’ the past and taking hold of ‘now’

[notice]A monthly Christian sport column by Cobus Kruger, a professional triathlete who is passionate about evangelism, leadership and community development through sport.[/notice] It was the Senior South African Track and Field Championships in Stellenbosch in the middle of April. Top athletes from across the country, in one stadium, not just […]

Drop goal legend, Jannie de Beer’s example of obedient faith in action
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Drop goal legend, Jannie de Beer’s example of obedient faith in action

[notice]A monthly Christian sport column by Cobus Kruger, a professional triathlete who is passionate about evangelism, leadership and community development through sport.[/notice] The World Cup rugby is finished and New Zealand earned a well-deserved win. The impact of Carter’s drop goal in the Semi-Finals (All Blacks vs Boks) was significant. […]

Drawing strength from the joy of the Lord
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Drawing strength from the joy of the Lord

[notice]A monthly Christian sport column by Cobus Kruger, a professional triathlete who is passionate about evangelism, leadership and community development through sport.[/notice] Each week we see great sports people and teams achieve success in their sports careers. Going quickly  down memory lane we see AB De villiers, making the fastest […]

Why live victoriously?
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Why live victoriously?

[notice]A monthly Christian sport column by Cobus Kruger, a professional triathlete who is passionate about evangelism, leadership and community development through sport.[/notice] Last weekend we saw thousands of people competing in this year’s Comrade’s Marathon. All of them had a goal of some sort and wanted to succeed… Why? As […]

Let’s use what we have for the sake of the Great Commission!
Cobus Kruger -- Stand Up Sport Opinion

Let’s use what we have for the sake of the Great Commission!

[notice]A monthly Christian sport column by Cobus Kruger, a professional triathlete who is passionate about evangelism, leadership and community development through sport.[/notice] Go and make disciples…..  “18 Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. 19 Therefore go and make disciples […]

Every little thing counts
Cobus Kruger -- Stand Up Sport Opinion

Every little thing counts

[notice]A monthly Christian sport column by Cobus Kruger, a professional triathlete who is passionate about evangelism, leadership and community development through sport.[/notice] The Cricket World Cup is in full swing and not long after that the Rugby World Cup will follow. As South Africans who love our sport we always […]