A common misconception about Joburg is that there aren’t many activities to do outside. In other articles, we have shared some ideas for thrilling outdoor activities in Jozi. Another idea is to join a sports club – whether to participate, score a goal, roll and bowl or socialise while cheering on the club team, it is up to you!
Here are five sports clubs to join in Randburg:
Top five sports clubs in and around Randburg
1) Randburg Sports Complex – Randburg
Right in the heart of Randburg, the Sports Complex offers a space for athletes to practice, improve, develop and hone their sporting skills. The centre offers facilities from fields that cater to softball, football and other sports, to netball courts and athletics. If you’re looking to stretch your legs, the Randburg Sports Complex is the place for you!
2) Pirates Sports Club – Greenside
The oldest sports club in the whole of Johannesburg is easy to access just a stone’s throw away from Randburg. Currently offering eight sporting codes, bowls, cricket, rugby, hockey, running, squash, baseball and tennis, adding a gym and social into the mix at the end, the club leaves no corner untouched and no sport unplayed. Junior sports are offered as well as venue hire as well as braai and bar facilities.
3) Wanderers Sports Club – Ilovo
Wanderers Sports Club in Illovo, near Sandton, is brimming with sporting opportunities for all ages, abilities and interests. Offering 14 sporting codes including the usuals as well as badminton, karate, snooker, and gymnastics, the club has something for everyone. Joining the club as a member sees a myriad of perks like free wifi, discounts at the restaurants and venue hire, as well as social events, awards and more.
4) Sandton Sports Club – Sandton
The recently updated Sandton Sports Club is sleek and bustling with sport and business people alike. There is a newly opened bar that opens onto a deck with live music on Thursdays, beautiful views and ambience. There is an outdoor kids area for playing, skateboarding and riding bikes. In addition to the usual sports offerings, Sandton Sports Club has Boot Camp challenges, parkour and beach volleyball. With low membership options and free access without membership, this club is a great spot to work, workout or socialize.
5) Urban Sports– Emmarentia
If soccer is specifically your deal, check out Urban Sports in Emmarentia. This facility is open to book and hiring a field to play with you and your friends, colleagues or ‘friendly’ sporting rivals is easy. Otherwise, you can always sign up and take part in 5-a-side leagues. And if you are a parent, take a look at their kid’s party options, you will definitely be the MVP of the mom’s group!
Thinking of subbing in?
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