Kay Motsepe Schools
and Netball Cup
The Kay Motsepe Schools Cup comprises netball and Football tournaments. The Cups were initiated by Mr Patrice Motsepe in memory of his mother, in recognition of the integral role she played in his life; encouraging him through school and university, and supporting him through the good and the dark times.
KAY MOTSEPE FOOTBALL CUP
Sponsored by the Motsepe Foundation and Sanlam, the Kay Motsepe Schools Football Cup was launched in 2004 to public, private and independent high schools. In 2017 a total of 3 442 schools registered and participated in the Kay Motsepe Schools Cup throughout the country. Each province was represented by two teams at the National Championships. The competition carries a prize of R1 000 000 for the winning school team, as well as R600 000, R500 000 and R400 000 for the second, third and fourth schools respectively.
- 2nd position: R600 000 Guzana H School from KwaZulu Natal (first time participating school)
- 3rd position: R500 000 Haggai H School from Limpopo
- 4th position: R400 000 Beaufort West H School from the Western CapeThe prize money is used in school- related development projects, such as the improvement of physical infrastructure of schools, office blocks, libraries, classrooms, ablution facilities and sporting facilities.
They also provide a platform for young and upcoming artists from disadvantaged communities to share the limelight with national performers.