Who We Are

TuksSport, the Sport Department at the University of Pretoria, has positioned itself, both locally and internationally, as a leader in the fields of participation in sport and managing and coaching sport. We offer a professional home for athletes and volunteers who participate in our programmes. As a catalyst for the development of sport, TuksSport adds value and contributes towards sustainable sport programmes for the broader South African community.

With a diverse range of over 30 sporting codes, our campus offers something for everyone. Whether you are a beginner seeking to explore a new sport or an athlete with a high-level profile, our home provides exceptional sporting opportunities worldwide.

We not only focus on top performers but also on club contestants and recreational participants. The high-performance programme provides services that range from scientific and medical to sports testing, fitness, technical and tactical expertise, sports injuries, and sport psychology support.

Vision: To be prominent, cutting-edge, leading, and revolutionary in sport participation, performance, and management, always striving to be world-class, globally influential, and relevant.

Mission: To provide students, staff, and general club members with exceptional services and programmes to develop talent for optimal and effective participation in recreational, competitive, and elite sports and to develop credible leaders capable of impacting society locally and internationally while marketing the university through epic athlete and club performances.


  • Service
  • Influence
  • Perception
  • Collaborative engagement

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