• Important info for Cape Town Sevens

    What you have to know if you are attending the Cape Town Sevens this weekend.

    Is it really sold out?

    • A limited number of tickets have been released from unused allocations for both Saturday and Sunday’s play. They can be bought online at www.computicket.com or from Computicket outlets.

    Can I use public transport to get there?

    • MyCiti will provide stadium shuttles between the Civic Centre and stadium stations on both days of the event
    • The service will operate throughout the day and is free for all ticket holders
    • The first bus will depart from the Civic Centre at 09:00 and the last bus departs from the stadium at 21:15
    • Normal MyCiti services can however only be accessed with the MyConnect card, where standard fare applies

    What about the children?

    • There will be a Kiddies Village staged behind the North Stand between 10:00 and 17:00 on both days

    What if I run out of cash?

    • Four Absa ATM machines will be stationed on the stadium concourse

    What about food and drinks?

    • Food Lovers Market
    • Wembley
    • Variety of food trucks selling snacks and beverages
    • SAB Castle Lager Beer Garden

    And if I don’t want to dress fancy?

    • There will be two retail stalls selling rugby merchandise – situated inside the concourse area

    What can’t I bring into the stadium?

    • Any food or beverages
    • Musical instruments (such as vuvuzelas)
    • Anything illegal

    General information:

    • Gates open every morning at 09:00
    • Day one – first pool match kicks off at 10:15 and the last match at 19:56
    • Day two – first knock-out match kicks off at 10:36 and the Cup final will start at 19:30
    • Trophy presentation at 20:00

    What time do the Blitzboks play on Saturday?

    • 12:49 (match 9) against Zimbabwe
    • 16:10 (match 16) against Kenya
    • 19:56 (match 24) against England

    What other entertainment can we expect?


    • Public Opinion
    • Battle of the DJs (DJ ReadyD vs DJ Azhul)


    • DJ Fresh
    • Beatenberg

    Photo: David Rogers/Getty Images

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    Simon Borchardt