Thank you to my sponsors and support team for their ongoing support.
KPMG operates as an international network of member firms offering audit, tax and advisory services. Being a leader in driving social development in South Africa they are active in supporting the development of athletic talent through the KPMG Vorentoe running academy and have recently launched the KPMG running club to compliment and support this initiative.
Adidas AG is a German multinational corporation that designs and manufactures sports shoes, clothing and accessories headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Bavaria ‘Creating the New’ is the headline for our next five-year strategic business plan. ‘Creating the New’ is the attitude that leads us into the future – an exciting future, because our industry is growing in size and scope and will continue to do so. In fact, the sporting goods industry is growing faster than most other industries, including consumer electronics. This trend will continue.Sport is central to every culture and society and is core to an individual’s health and happiness.
Secondary Sponsors / Product Support
Garmin has helped take GPS to new heights by going well beyond the ordinary features and performance found in typical GPS receivers. For more than 25 years, Garmin has pioneered new GPS navigation, wireless devices and applications that are designed for people who live an active lifestyle. Garmin serves five primary business units including automotive, aviation, fitness, marine and outdoor recreation. While our immediate success has resulted from developing innovative products for a variety of markets, our long-term success is based on a strong commitment to support our customers after the sale. We strive to win over new customers by offering them quality products at tremendous value, and by delivering superior after-sales service.
The hpc and TuksSport annually identify athletes who we believe are capable of doing the Country proud on the podiums around the world in their respective disciplines. We are committed to throw all our resources and efforts behind these athletes to ensure that these young sportsmen and women will be given every opportunity to perform at the highest level and to do the University of Pretoria, the hpc and the Country proud.These athletes choose to base themselves at the University of Pretoria’s hpc and actively make use of the sportscience support provided to them and their coaches on a daily basis.