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Sports Facilities

The University maintains a host of sports facilities, many of them world-class or flagship Gauteng venues.

From the renowned Bidvest Stadium, home of Premier Soccer League side Bidvest Wits FC, to our state-of-the-art artificial hockey pitch, Wits strives to offer its sportswomen and men the stage on which to outshine their competitors.

All registered members of university sports clubs  may use these marvellous amenities. Our sports venues and amenities are also available for hire for corporate functions and events. 

For more information contact: Events.WitsSports@wits.ac.za

Braamfontein Campus East

For enquiries contact:

Mrs Rene Green

Telephone: 011 717 9406 |Fax: 086 406 3997 |e-mail: rene.green@wits.ac.za

or

Miss Tshepiso Moeketsi                    

Telephone: 011 717 9408 |Fax: 086 406 3997  |e-mail: tshepiso.moeketsi@wits.ac.za

 

Swimming Pool

  • Water Polo
  • Swimming
  • Underwater Hockey
  • Learn to Swim

Hours:

  • Monday - Friday 07:00 - 08:00
  • Monday - Friday 10:00 - 16:00
  • Monday - Friday 08:00 - 10:00 (Cleaning)
  • Monday - Friday 16:00 - 21:00 (Club training)
  • Saturday & Sunday 10:00 - 18:00

Wits Multi-Purpose Sports Hall

  • Gymnastics
  • Weights
  • Badminton
  • Karate
  • Mountain Wall
  • Yuishinkai, Kobujutsu, Tai Chi

Wits Rugby Stadium

  • Main rugby field with covered grandstand & floodlights

Hours:

  • Monday - Friday 12:30 - 21:00

Bidvest Stadium

  • Main football field with covered grandstand & floodlights

Hours:

  • Monday - Friday 12:30 - 21:00

 Rugby/Cricket Fields

  • 2 x Rugby fields in winter, doubling as cricket pitches in the summer

G.R. Bozzoli Sports Pavilion

  • 6 floodlit tennis courts
  • change-rooms
  • event & meeting spaces

Hours:

  • Monday - Friday 07:00 - 21:00

Walter Milton Oval

  • 2 Hockey fields (Winter)
  • 1 Cricket Oval (Summer)

Hours: 

  • Monday - Friday 12:30 - 21:00

Additional facilities:

  • 1 basketball court (below The Matrix)
  • 1 beach volleyball court (outside Old Mutual Sports Hall - OMSH)
Braamfontein Campus West

For enquiries contact:

Mrs Rene Green

Telephone: 011 717 9406 |Fax: 086 406 3997 |e-mail: rene.green@wits.ac.za

or

Miss Tshepiso Moeketsi                    

Telephone: 011 717 9408 |Fax: 086 406 3997  |e-mail: tshepiso.moeketsi@wits.ac.za

Hall 29

  • 2 basketball courts
  • 4 volleyball courts 
  • fencing
  • tang soo do 

Hours:

  • Mon - Fri 07:00 - 21:00

Fitness and Wellness Centre and Squash Complex

  • Huge modern gymnasium and training facility

Hours:

  • Mon – Fri (05:00 – 21:00)
    Sat & Sun (06:00 – 14:00)

Squash

  • 12 squash courts 

Hours:

  • Mon - Fri 07:00 - 21:00
  • Sat 08:30 - 13:00

Dig Fields

  • 2 floodlit outdoor netball courts
  • 1 outdoor basketball court
  • 2 floodlit football fields
  • 2 floodlit outdoor futsal courts
Braamfontein Campus Sturrock Park

For enquiries contact:

Mrs Rene Green

Telephone: 011 717 9406 |Fax: 086 406 3997 |e-mail: rene.green@wits.ac.za

or

Miss Tshepiso Moeketsi                    

Telephone: 011 717 9408 |Fax: 086 406 3997  |e-mail: tshepiso.moeketsi@wits.ac.za

 

  • Sturrock Park football facilities - main football field (Sturrock Park Stadium) with granstand & floodlights and 2 full-size training fields
  • Wits Sport conference facilities and function halls
  • Wits sports clubhouses for martial arts codes
  • Bidvest Wits FC training and administration facilities
Education Campus and Marks Park

For enquiries contact:

Mrs Rene Green

Telephone: 011 717 9406 |Fax: 086 406 3997 |e-mail: rene.green@wits.ac.za

or

Miss Tshepiso Moeketsi                    

Telephone: 011 717 9408 |Fax: 086 406 3997  |e-mail: tshepiso.moeketsi@wits.ac.za

 

Education Campus

  • 2 x football fields, doubling as a cricket pitch
  • artificial hockey turf & practice area
  • cricket nets (grass and turf)
  • grass athletics track
  • stadium and clubhouse
  • a strength & fitness centre consisting of cardio, student, cross-fit & hi-performance gyms
  • outdoor, salt water swimming pool

Marks Park

Based in Judith Rd, Emmarentia

  • 4 x floodlit football fields
  • 1 x training field under lighting
  • clubhouse & braai facilities
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