Celebrating the International Day of University Sport

20 Sep 2023
A group of UCT's track, field and road running athletes.

Percy Mantjies, Motheo Kotsedi, Retha Lethoko, Rishka Dolan and Pitso Molefe.

20 Sep 2023

UCT Sport banded together all the university's sports clubs to celebrate the International Day of University Sport.

The theme this year was #LetsIDUS, while UCT Sport decided to include #LetsMove, showcasing the different sports available to students to help them stay mobile and active.


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Celebrated on 20 September every year, the day is highlights the vital role of sport within universities and underscores the crucial social responsibility they hold in fostering quality sports education for the benefit of society. The International Day of University Sport elevates sport to the forefront of the conversation between educators and students, actively promoting the invaluable ideals of sportsmanship and athleticism.