Featured Programmes

SSISA offers a range of Programmes to fit your needs

Enhancing Lives Through Science  

We’re very passionate about what we do at the SSISA and are passionate about realising our mission statement. From the interns and students to the heads of departments and CEO we are all strongly unified in our efforts to conduct world class research and provide best-practice services that make a difference not only to many South African’s health and well-being but have a global impact too .

Specialised Health Services

Our Specialised health service providers are here for you
  • Sports Medicine
    Drs Jason Suter, Jeroen Swart and Leigh Gordon, are proud to...
  • Dietetics
    Shelly Meltzer & Associates offer a complete package of diet...
  • Biokinetics
    Whether you are suffering from a chronic disease or are a to...

Social Investment

The Sports Science Institute of South Africa strives to optimise the health and sporting performance of all South Africans. Our Social Investment unit aims to utilise company resources, the power of sport and our intellectual property to benefit and uplift communities. We are currently involved in five projects that positively impact the youth, our teachers and elders of the community; as well as those that guide and nurture rising talent.

SSISA in the media and our Blog

Read our Blog for interesting articles and updates and read articles about us in the media

Bring the Heat: THE HEAT PACK

The outdoor temperature is on the decline, but that doesn't mean your fitness has to follow the same trend!  THE HEAT PACK is everything you need to keep you on track during winter.   The HEAT PACK includes: A 3-month membership to the SSISA Fitness Centre...

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Bring the Heat: THE BURN ZONE

One week of ultimate melt-down... the BURN ZONE is guaranteed to make you sweat! During the week of 4-8 June, SSISA will open its doors to see how many calories can be burned in the BURN ZONE. Members and non-members are all welcome to join in!   The BURN ZONE...

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Lean Individuals wanted for UCT Sleep Study

Researchers at the University of Cape Town, based at the Sport Science Institute of South Africa (SSISA), are investigating how aspects of health and sleep are related. Participant recruitment is now open. Men with a waist circumference of 102 cm or less and women...

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What is Cryotherapy?

Cryotherapy has become increasingly popular with several professional sports teams and international institutions investing in cryotherapy. At SSISA we are pleased to have established a relationship with Cryozone, to make their services available to SSISA members,...

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