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Welcome to TuksSport

A vital part of the University of Pretoria experience

As a people-orientated institution, we focus on developing students to become fully integrated individuals- be it academically or on the sports field.  TuksSport, the sports department of the University of Pretoria, has participation, management and coaching, both locally and internationally.  TuksSport offers a professional home for athletes and volunteers who participate in our programmes.  As a catalyst for sport development, TuksSport adds value and contributes towards sustainable sport programmes for the broader South African community. 



TuksCricket Ready to take on World's Best - 17/07/2014
From Cricket

After weeks of preparation, TuksCricket will be leaving for London today to take part in the Red Bull Campus Cricket World Finals.

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TuksCricket Donate Kit to Local High School - 15/07/2014
From Cricket

Over the past few months TuksCricket has been collecting new and used cricket kit from players and coaches. On Tuesday, 15 July, TuksCricket did a hand over of this kit to Hoërskool Hendrik Verwoerd to enable them to be better equipped for the cricket season ahead.

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TuksCricket Win Sports Team of the Year Award at the Gauteng Sports Awards - 14/07/2014
From Cricket

On Friday evening Assupol TuksCricket won the Sports Team of the Year Award for 2013 at the Gauteng Sports Awards that was hosted at The Teatro at Monte Casino.

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TuksCricket Junior Academy at the 2014 Merensky Cricket Week - 14/07/2014
From Cricket

The Junior Academy departed to Tzaneen Limpopo on the 29th of June where they took part in the Merensky Cricket Week 2014.

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Tuks Ready of the Engen u17 Knockout Challenge - 05/07/2014
From Football

The draw for the 2014 edition of the Engen u17 Knockout Challenge was conducted on Wednesday, 03 July 2014 in Kempton Park. There are no easy groups with the PSL teams drawn evenly across the groups, but group A has been dubbed the "group of death".

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Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year 2013

Nobuhle Dlamini (Golf) & Jacques van Zyl (Judo)


Athletics: GOLD
Cricket: GOLD
Cycling: GOLD
Golf: GOLD
Hockey Ladies: GOLD
Judo: GOLD
Rowing - Boatrace - Men A: GOLD
Rowing - Boatrace - Men B: GOLD
Rugby 7's: GOLD
Swimming: GOLD
Taekwondo: GOLD

Fencing: SILVER
Football Ladies: SILVER
Gymnastics: SILVER
Netball: SILVER
Rowing - Sprints:SILVER
Rowing - Boatrace - Ladies A: SILVER
Squash: SILVER

Basketball Ladies: BRONZE
Rowing - Boatrace - Ladies B: BRONZE
Waterpolo: BRONZE

Gauteng Universities Basketball League 2013
Basketball Ladies: GOLD
Basketball Men: SILVER

Varsity Cup & Varsity Sports Results 2013
Athletics: GOLD
Football: UP-Tuks 1 - GOLD
Rugby: UP-Tuks 1 - GOLD
Rugby: Young Guns - GOLD
Rugby: 7's - BRONZE
Beach Volleyball: 4th
Hockey: Ladies - 4th
Netball: 4th