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Volunteer in Sports Development in South Africa

Trip Highlights

  • Sports Development Program aims to give sports training and life skills to children from underserved communities studying local primary schools (both government and private schools) 
  • Volunteers get to mentor and encourage kids for different sports and outdoor activities and possibly make a future out of it 
  • Work is in conjunction with schools thus coaching hours directly depend on sports period time in Schools. Take regular classes at other times. 
  • Explore the city on weekends and travel around  
  • Visit some highlights of Cape town such as Table Mountain, Robben Island, Lion’s Head, etc.
  • Live with volunteers from all over the world, take safari trips with them and make memories of the lifetime


The Sports Development Volunteering Program in Cape Town aims to give sports training as well as life skills such as teamwork and endurance to students and youth from schools in the suburban and township areas. The program runs in conjunction with primary schools, hence volunteers will be placed at local public/government Schools.

As physical education has only been recently introduced in the schooling system of Cape Town, the majority of the schools will not have equipment in place to conduct a sports development program and volunteers are therefore requested to be flexible and use their initiative on this program. The aim of the project is to keep the children and youth busy which would help them in their overall development as well as keep them occupied.

The structure and facilities at the schools vary depending on the locations. Some projects are very well structured while others lack basic resources and infrastructure.

Volunteer Roles & Responsibilities

Volunteer Work Schedule


Dates & Cost

Program Requirements



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