Sports is about bettering ourselves. It's more about self-improvement, beating one's own record every day every moment. It helps us to gain the sportsmanship attitude not just towards game but towards life. While every sport follows different rules, participating in sports activities will help your brain take decisions faster. Participate in the sports events in Cape Town like a football tournament, cricket, basketball, rugby/soccer, etc to helps to build your stamina.
Exercising and playing sports increase the flow of oxygen in the body. Get up, start running or join the next marathon, triathlon or cycling events near Cape Town.
Find out sports events near you in Cape Town or watch live match streaming in the cafes.
Cape Town, the oldest city of South Africa, is known for being a tourist hotspot, with many activities for the whole family to enjoy. Apart from various tourist sights and wine estates, Cape Town is famous for its sports too. There are a plethora of outdoor activities and sports in Cape Town. One can choose to be a spectator or participate in one of the sports they like. For the sports-loving tourist, Sports Events Cape Town is a major attraction.
Sports are an integral part of Cape Town’s lifestyle. Cape Town’s popular spectator sports are Rugby, soccer, swimming and cricket. There are a lot of other sports in Cape Town like running, cycling, climbing, golf, hockey, sailing, athletics, horse riding, and rowing. Cape Town is home to Western Province rugby side and regularly hosts the national Rugby team the Springboks. Soccer or Association football has two clubs from Cape Town playing the Premier Soccer League which is South Africa’s, Premier League.
Sports in Cape Town is almost a religion, so its no wonder that there are numerous sports clubs, stadiums, venues to play and enjoy sports here. Major stadiums of Cape Town are Cape Town Stadium, Newlands Cricket Ground, Newlands Rugby Stadium, Good Hope Centre and Athhole Stadium. Cape Town has numerous world-class golf courses, with excellent local pros and golf guides. Many cycling competitions are held every weekend at the Velodrome in Tygervalley. Sports fan every weekend gather in various Sports bars in Cape Town to enjoy their favourite sport or sporting event with food and drinks. The popular sports bars in Cape Town are Oblivion, the Fireman’s Arm, the Dubliner, and the Quay Four. These all have several big screens perfect for watching matches in a lively environment. Horse riding can be enjoyed ta Noordhoek, Hout Bay, and Winelands. Regular horse racing events are held at Durbanville and Kenilworth.
The Cape Town Cycle Tour or the Cape Argus is the World’s biggest timed cycle race. It has racing events/competitions for all age groups so that everyone can participate. The Two Oceans Marathon is the world’s most picture sequence Marathon with a variety of races/events from beginners to experts. It is also called Cape Town Marathon and has the popular Half Marathon in Cape Town which is 21 km marathon as the most popular event. The Cape Town 7s Rugby Tournament is a variation of regular 15 man Rugby. People from across the world come to see the local and international teams play their favourite sport in Cape Town. The Absa Cape Epic is an annual mountain bike stage race spanning for eight days. The major Horse racing event, the Sun Met takes place at Kenilworth. Some other popular sports events of Cape Town are Red Bull King of the Air Kite Surfing Competition, Jefferys Bay Winterfest, Cape Town festival of Running, Volvo Open Ocean race, Comrade marathon, and FNB Dusi Canoe marathon.