Feel the freedom


Please note:
the Hollywood Bets Race scheduled for the
1st of September has been cancelled

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Become a member today

Situated at the Morningside Sports Club in Hollander Crescent, Savages is a vibrant and active club. Join our family and let running be your lifestyle.

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I’ll be happy if running and I can grow old together.
— Haruki Murakami
If you are losing faith in human nature, go out and watch a marathon.
— Kathrine Switzer

A long history

In 1959 a bunch of restless soccer players from Savages Soccer Club in Durban got together and decided to exchange their soccer boots for running shoes to stay fit in the off-season. A year later and a Comrades Marathon wiser they were hooked, and Savages Athletic Club was born.

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