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High Performance Centre


To be the market leader in the development and provision of services to elite sports talent at a provincial, national and international level with spesific emphasis on TuksSport athletes.


To strengthen and support the University of Pretoria’s commitment to the development of talent for high performance sports by:

  • Providing an environment in which talented young sportsmen and women can be developed in an integrated and holistic manner.
  • Providing facilities and expertise that will enhance the development and performance of sports talent on provincial, national and International levels.
  • Leading and mentoring similar initiatives/institutes’ countrywide and for the continent by leading the way, determining the pace, thereby protecting our business and securing long term sustainability.

Core Purpose

  • The application of science and knowledge in sport is the journey while success is the goal