Bristol Grammar School, from the UK, are sending their 1st XI and 2nd XI cricket teams on a tour of South Africa. The teams will commence their journey in Cape Town where they will spend 5 nights. During their stay in Cape Town, they will play matches against local schools such as Pinelands High School, Bishops Diocesan College, Fairmont High School and Westerford High School. If the weather permits, the group is scheduled to ride the Cableway up to Table Mountain. The tour continues to the Garden Route where the group will stay at the Garden Route Game Lodge for 1 night and have the opportunity to spot the Big 5 during their game drives. The team will conclude their tour in Knysna where they will play their final matches against Glenwood House and Outeniqua High School.
Caldicott Prep School will be traveling to South Africa with 16 boys and 3 staff on a cricket tour. They will spend the duration of their tour in Cape Town where they will play matches against Bishops Prep, Bridge House, Somerset College Prep, SACS, Somerset House, Sun Valley Primary and Rhenish Primary. They will have the opportunity to visit many of Cape Town's popular tourist attractions such as Table Mountain, Robben Island, Cape Point, Boulders Beach, Hout Bay and Newland Cricket Grounds. The team will be hosted as well as staying at Camps Bay Resort and Protea Hotel Breakwater Lodge.
They Wykeham Collegiate School from Pietermaritzburg will be heading off to Cape Town on a Sports Science tour from the 21st -25th February 2019. There will be 26 girls and 2 staff members embarking on this exciting tour! They will be accommodated at the Never at Home Hostel for 4 nights while in Cape Town. Day one see's them flying in to Cape Town and settling in before enjoying a theatre production at the Theatre on the Bay - Into the Woods. The next day is a busy day with a visit to the Sports Science Institute of South Africa followed by a tour of Stellenbosch University. In the afternoon they will visit Dr. Sherylle Calder for an assesment at the Eye Gym. The night will end of with a movie at the Meerendal Open Air Cinema. Day 3 will allow them the opportunity to tour the University of Cape Town and a visit to the Heart of Cape Town Museum. This evening they will enjoy a rugby match at the Newlands Stadium - Stormers vs. The Lions. The next day the group will enjoy a 90 minute Sup Yoga session followed by some beach and shopping time! On the last day they will have some free time before boarding their flight to return home.
The Wellington College 1st XI cricket team will be touring South Africa in February. The team will travel on the direct British Airways flight from London’s Heathrow Airport to Durban. On arrival, the team will journey through the KZN Midlands where their tour will commence. The first match of the tour will take place at Hilton College where the group will also be hosted for 2nights. Then the team will journey further into the scenic Midlands where they are being hosted at Michaelhouse and are scheduled to play a day match against their 1st team. Matches at Kearsney College and Northwood have also been scheduled during the tour. While in KZN, the team will have the opportunity to soak up the sun along Durban’s Golden Mile. Following the Durban leg of the tour, the team will travel to Cape Town where they will be staying for 6 nights. During their tour, the Wellington team will also play matches against Rondebosch Boys', Bishops Diocesan College, Paarl Boys' High School and SACS.