Bok champs in Cape Town trophy tour on Monday

PUBLISHED: November 8, 2019

The fifth and final leg of the Springboks’ RWC Trophy Tour will take place in Cape Town on Monday.

Following their epic 32-12 victory against England in the final in Yokohama, which saw DHL Stormers and Springbok captain Siya Kolisi lift the Webb Ellis Cup, the national team has been on a roadshow around the country.

This tour will conclude in Cape Town on Monday, with the victorious Springboks, including eight players who featured for the DHL Stormers in 2019, taking the trophy on an open-top bus ride from the City centre to areas such as Langa, Belhar and Elsies River.

Given the passion of the Faithful, this final leg of the tour is sure to see the streets of Cape Town lined with people keen to catch a glimpse of their heroes with the biggest prize in rugby.

The route plan for Cape Town is as follows (all time approximate):

• 10h30: Tour starts at City Hall and bus departs along Darling Street
• Left onto Adderley Street
• Right onto Wale Street
• Left onto Long Street
• Right onto Buitensingel
• Right onto Loop Street
• Right onto Strand Street
• Left onto Adderley Street
• Right onto Hertzog Boulevard onto Nelson Mandela Boulevard
• 13h00: Second leg via N2 to Langa, Belhar and Elsies River
• 13h30: Take Bhunga Avenue offramp
• Right onto Washington Drive towards Jakes Gerwel and right towards N2
• 14h30: Depart for Belhar via N2 and R300 onto Stellenbosch Arterial
• Right onto Symphony Way into Robert Sobukwe
• 15h15: Left onto De la Rey Street through Ravensmead
• Left onto Francie van Zijl Drive towards Uitsig and Elsies River
• Left onto Jakes Gerwel onto the N2 and back to the hotel (arrival approximately 17h00)