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Sport Events

Few experiences in life compare to the exhilaration of witnessing iconic sports events live. From the adrenaline rush of Formula One and the hushed tension of a major golf tournament to the raucous atmosphere of a Premier League football match, there is no substitute for being there. As South Africa’s leading sports travel agency, we have hand-picked the ultimate 2017 sporting events to add to your travel bucket list. Browse our list of sporting events below and book with Edusport today to experience the moments that move you.


Mad for motorsport? In love with Grand Slam tennis? Browse our top events by sport type and find your perfect sport travel holiday.


Australian Grand Prix


23 – 25 March 2018

The opening race of the 2018 Formula One season will once again take place at Melbourne’s iconic Albert Park Circuit.

Monaco Grand Prix

26 – 27 May 2018

Glamorous and thrilling, the Monaco Grand Prix is considered to be one of the most prestigious motorsport events in the world.

Spanish Grand Prix


12 – 14 May 2018

The Spanish Grand Prix is one of the oldest in the world and one of the season’s most exciting events.


Abu Dhabi Grand Prix


24 – 26 November

Guaranteed close and competitive racing meets the ultimate in Formula One glamour at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Belgian Grand Prix

2018 dates to be confirmed.

The longest and arguably most dangerous track on the Formula One calendar, the Spa-Francorchamps sets the scene for thrilling Belgian Grand Prix action.

Brazilian Grand Prix

10 – 12 November

Imbued with the ever-present festival spirit of Latin America, the Brazilian Grand Prix is unmatched in atmosphere by any other racing destination.

Italian Grand Prix

2018 dates to be confirmed

The Italian Grand Prix is one of the longest running and evocative events on the Formula One calendar.

Malaysian Grand Prix

2018 dates to be confirmed.

Since its inaugural race in 1999, the Malaysian Grand Prix has proven to be a unique addition to the Formula One calendar and a must-experience event for motorsport fans.

Singapore Grand Prix


14 – 16 September 2018

Formula One racing’s original night race, the Singapore Grand Prix is one of the most memorable events on the calendar.


German Grand Prix


2018 dates to be confirmed.

The Hockenheimring is the dramatic scene for one of the most anticipated Formula One events on the calendar, the German Grand Prix.

British Grand Prix

14 – 15 July 2018

Watch the British Grand Prix live at Silverstone, the oldest track on the calendar.

Bahrain Grand Prix

13 – 15 April 2018

Watch the Bahrain Grand Prix live at the Bahrain International Circuit in April 2018.


Tour de France

7 – 29 July 2018

The 2018 Tour de France will cover 3 500 km across the scenic and mountainous French countryside.


English Premier League


12 August 2017 – 13 May 2018

The highly anticipated 26th Premier League season kicks off on 12 August 2017 and is scheduled to finish on 13 May 2018.

La Liga

11 August 2017 – 13 May 2018

Rivalry, passion and talent combine to create the ultimate spectacle in Spanish soccer: La Liga.

2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™

14 June – 15 July 2018

Edusport Travel and Tours is an authorised Sales Agent of MATCH Hospitality in South Africa for the sale of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Official Hospitality Programme.

The FA Cup

2018 dates to be confirmed.

If you have been dreaming of experiencing the exhilaration and excitement of a live football match, our FA Cup packages will make it happen.

UEFA Champions League


26 June 2017 – 25 May 2018

The UEFA Champions League is one of the most prestigious tournaments in the world and the most important club competition in European football.


UEFA Champions League



16 May 2018

Since 1971, the UEFA Europa League has seen some of Europe’s premier football clubs battle it out on the pitch to qualify for the UEFA Super Cup and secure their spot in the next edition of the UEFA Champions League.



British Open

16 – 22 July 2018

In 2018, the British Open is returning to the famous Carnoustie Golf Links course in Angus, Scotland.

US Open

14 – 17 June 2018

In 2018, the U.S. Open will return to the Shinnecock Hills Golf Club in Southampton, New York, to provide an exciting challenge for the world’s premier golf players.

US Masters

5 – 8 April 2018

One of the four major championships in men’s professional golf, the US Masters is considered one of the most prestigious events on the calendar.

Dubai Desert Classic

25 – 28 January 2018

Since its inauguration in 1989, the Dubai Desert Classic has become one of the flagship events on the European Tour.


The Durban July

7 July 2018

Be counted among the bold, brash and beautiful who line the track at Greyville to celebrate The Durban July, Africa’s greatest sporting event.

The Sun Met

27 January 2018

Experience the world of celebrity fashion, endless champagne and thoroughbred horses in January with our 2018 Sun Met packages.


Cape Town Sevens

09 – 10 December

The 2017 Cape Town Sevens kicks off in December as one of the first events on the World Rugby Sevens calendar, ahead of the World Cup in 2018.

Castle Lager Rugby Championship

19 Aug – 7 Oct

The Castle Lager Rugby Championship 2017 is the premier international tournament between the top southern hemisphere rugby-playing nations, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand and Argentina.

Castle Lager Outgoing Tour

11 – 25 November

The Springboks take on a formidable trio in the 2017 Castle Lager Outdoing Tour, which takes place in Europe during November.

Hong Kong Sevens

6 – 8 April 2018

Don’t miss out on the thrilling rugby action and weekend festivities of the 2018 Hong Kong Sevens, taking place at the spectacular Hong Kong Stadium in Causeway Bay.

Oktoberfest Sevens

5 – 6 October 2018

The Oktoberfest Sevens is Germany’s biggest rugby show, in which 12 of the best national teams in sevens rugby take part in two days of nonstop action

Dubai Sevens

01 – 02 December

The 2017 Dubai Sevens kicks off in early December, as South Africa’s Blitzbokke contest to hold their title from last year

Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018

20 – 22 July 2018

The 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens kicks off with high anticipation in San Francisco, and promises to deliver thrilling displays of sevens rugby prowess.


MotoGP Austria

10 – 12 August 2018

The 2018 MotoGP Austria takes place at the Red Bull Ring in Styria, the venue for the highly anticipated World Championship.

MotoGP Britain

2018 dates to be confirmed.

The 2018 MotoGP Great Britain takes place at the famous Silverstone circuit, situated in the heart of the Northamptonshire countryside, about 90km from London.

MotoGP Catalunya

2018 dates to be confirmed.

Popular and vibrant Barcelona is the summer setting for the thrilling 2018 MotoGP Catalunya, which ticks all the boxes for riders and fans alike.

MotoGP Czech Republic

3 – 5 August 2018

The 2018 MotoGP Czech Republic takes place in the city of Brno, a popular circuit with both fans and riders for its banked sides and varied elevation.

MotoGP France

18 – 20 May 2018

With capacity for 100 000 spectators, the 2018 MotoGP France at the Le Mans Bugatti Grand Prix race circuit is set to thrill.

MotoGP Malaysia

2 – 4 November 2018

The 2 300 acre Sepang International Circuit complex is the host to the 2018 Malaysia MotoGP, which takes place in October.

MotoGP Qatar

2018 dates to be confirmed.

The Grand Prix of Qatar 2018 takes place at night under floodlights at the Losail International Circuit, which is just 30km from the capital city of Doha.

MotoGP Valencia

10 – 12 November

The Ricardo Tormo circuit offers spectacular views of the entire course, with technical corners and a thrilling finish characterising the legendary Valencia MotoGP.



2 – 15 July

The ever-popular 2018 Wimbledon Championship takes place at the All England Lawn and Tennis Club in the first three weeks of July and promises to deliver cracking tennis performances.

Australian Open

15 – 28 January 2018

The Grand Slam calendar year kicks off in January with the 2018 Australian Open, the hottest event of the season: temperature and tennis action included!

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