About us

A prestige sports academy

Child Active was established in 2010 by Andre Swiegelaar and Werner van Antwerpen with a main focus on cricket. Currently, Child Active is operating at a indoor facility in George.

Child Active constantly strives to be more innovative to help each athlete reach his dreams.

Child Active Sports Academy offers the following sport codes:


The coaches at the academy are

Wessel Hartslief Manager & Head of Cricket, Former First Class Cricketer and Overseas Professional. Wessel spent 13 Season playing Premier League Cricket in the United Kingdom. Very expierienced coach!!!
Also holds a CSA Level 2 coaching qualification and also completed a health and Safeguarding of Children course.

Wessel Specialises in one on one coaching.

Coach PJ Carstens are the u 11s coach, coach Pj is a active member at George CC playing in the premier league for George CC. Pj also holds a CSA Level 2 qualification and is also our Hockey Coach.

Coach Cheyenne de Villiers former South Western Districts Ladies cricketer is in charge of our u9s.

Creating a prestige cricket academy where children between grade R and grade 12 can be coached by top coaches.