Aldro School from the United Kingdom are sending their prep boys on a cricket tour to the Western Cape, South Africa in February 2020. Their tour begins in Stellenbosch where they stay at the Protea Hotel Stellenbosch for 2 nights and play matches against Applewood Preparatory School and Somerset House School. They then head to Cape Town where they are accommodated at the City Lodge V&A Waterfront for 6 nights and play matches against Herzlia Primary School and Bridge House School amongst others. Sightseeing for the group includes the Cheetah Sanctuary, Robben Island, a visit to Seal Island and Boulders Beach to see the penguins and of course Table Mountain, one of the 7 Wonders of Nature. The tour party consists of 15 boys and 2 staff members.
Sutton Valence School are sending their 1st XI on a tour to Cape Town, South Africa in February 2020. On arrival in Cape Town, they will start their tour with a trip up Table Mountain on the cable car. They will play fixtures against Edgemead High School, Fairmont High School, Paarl Boys' High School, Bridge House School and Somerset College as well as the Langa Development Team. They will enjoy visits to Robben Island, Boulders Beach, Hout Bay with a cruise to Seal Island, the Cheetah Sanctuary as well as the Spier Wine Estate and Eagle Encounters. On their last day they will watch the Stormers vs Jaguares rugby match before flying home after a busy and exciting tour!
A cricket team of 12 students and 3 staff, from Wellesley House School, will be touring South Africa in February. The team will depart from Heathrow Airport for Cape Town, where they will commence their tour. This 8 night tour includes 5 cricket matches against local schools such as Somerset College, SACS and Bishops, a training session, visits to Table Mountain, Robben Island, Camp’s Bay, a cheetah outreach centre and Stellenbosch. In addition, the group will spend a night at a game reserve, discovering the incredible wildlife that South Africa has to offer on their sunset and sunrise game drives. After an unforgettable tour, the team will depart Cape Town for Heathrow on the 21st February bringing their tour to an end.