The Pretoria High School Old Boys Club is open to the general public and invites both men and women to enjoy the different sport disciplines on offer. These include bowls, cricket, hockey, running, soccer, squash, and water polo. As far as sports clubs in Pretoria are concerned, the PHSOB Club is one of our personal favourites.
Pretoria Rugby Club
Fore the past 130 years, the Pretoria Rugby Club has serviced the nation’s capital with action packed ball chasing. The club underwent a recent renovation and is fitted with world class infrastructure that can host corporate and professional events. The club implores members of the public to both support and join the games – have a look at the touch rugby team sign-ups on their website.
Pretoria Country Club
Situated in the picturesque surrounds of Waterkloof, The Pretoria Country Club is renowned for being the quality, sports and social venue in Pretoria. With a par 72, ‘parklands’ golf course, designed by the Gary Player group, the Pretoria Country Club is somewhere any golfer worth his or her salt would want to tee off from. With daily and membership rates, players can play at their own leisure and indulge in the clubhouse and other top-notch facilities.
Villieria Tennis Club
Since 1948, the Villieria Tennis Club has grown and nurtured the love of tennis in Moot. Apart from tennis, the club also organises several other activities such as special tournaments. Avid players and newcomers to the sport are urged to sign up and join the “family”.
Known as the oldest running club in Pretoria, the Pretoria Marathon Club was started by George Claassen, father of the legendary Springbok rugby player Wynand Claasen. For the past 45 years, ht Pretoria Marathon Club has been a gathering point for runners. Club registration can be done online and without any unnecessary hassles.
By Shawn Greyling