sports equipment

The baggage policy will allow you to check-in one bag for free as long as it does not exceed 20kg; if you are travelling with your sports equipment and you exceed your one free bag allowance you will be charged
for an 'extra bag'. The maximum dimensions for any sports equipment is: 190 x 75 x 65 cm.

If your equipment exceeds 20kg a ‘heavy bag’ fee is charged.

You can save and purchase extra bags when booking online or 2 hours before flight departure at a cost of R245. Buy extra bags by managing your flight here.

Accepted sports equipment includes but is not limited to the following:

sports equipmentLimitations
Angling Angling rods, in an angling rod case. Reels, 1 pair fishing boots, 1 landing net and fishing tackle to be separate in a recognised tackle bag. Max weight = 20kg
If between 20 and 32kg - a heavy bag charge will apply
Should not exceed maximum dimensions
Archery Not allowed on-board Not allowed on-board
Cricket Cricket, including bats, wickets, pads and balls packaged in recognised cricket coffins or team bags. Max weight = 20kg
If between 20 and 32kg - a heavy bag fee will apply
Should not exceed maximum dimensions
Cycling Non-motorized bicycle packaged in a recognised cycling bag Max weight = 20kg
If between 20 and 32kg - a heavy bag fee will apply
Will be accepted regardless of dimensions *
Diving Diving equipment packed in a recognised kit bag. This includes:
  • scuba regulator
  • tank harness
  • tank pressure gauge
  • face mask and fins
  • buoyancy control device
  • snorkel
  • weight belt
  • empty cylinder tank (refer to manufacturer for packing advice)
Max weight = 20kg
If between 20 and 32kg - a heavy bag fee will apply
Should not exceed maximum dimensions
Field/Ice Hockey Sticks, balls, team kit and pads in one equipment bag Max weight = 20kg
If between 20 and 32kg - a heavy bag fee will apply
Should not exceed maximum dimensions
Golf Bag containing clubs, balls, umbrella & golf shoes Golf clubs in the appropriate bag to avoid damage. Max weight = 20kg
If between 20 and 32kg - a heavy bag fee will apply
Should not exceed maximum dimensions
Lacrosse Lacrosse sticks in one equipment bag Recognised kit or equipment bags
Should not exceed maximum dimensions
Ski

If you are travelling with skis or snowboards these must be packed in a recognised ski or snowboard bag. If you are travelling with skis and boots you should:

  • pack your skis and boots seperately or
  • pack your ski boots within your checked baggage

Each bag that exceeds your free checked baggage allowance wil incur an extra bag fee.

Max weight = 20kg
If between 20 and 32kg - a heavy bag fee will apply
Should not exceed maximum dimensions
Surfing Short surfboards, kite boards and boogie boards packed appropriately in a recognised bag. Max weight = 20kg
If between 20 and 32kg - a heavy bag fee will apply
Should not exceed maximum dimensions
Tenpin bowling including case, bowling ball and shoes. Max weight = 20kg
If between 20 and 32kg - a heavy bag fee will apply
Should not exceed maximum dimensions
Tennis Tennis rackets and balls in one racket bag, Max weight = 20kg
If between 20 and 32kg - a heavy bag fee will apply
Should not exceed maximum dimensions

Please note We do not accept any firearms either personal or sporting

 

* travelling with a bicycle

Bicycles must be disassembled and packed according to aircraft requirements and checked in no later than 90 minutes prior to departure.

guidelines for disassembly:

  1. Remove front wheel
  2. Shift to the highest gear and remove back wheel if necessary
  3. Remove pedals
  4. Lower or remove seat post
  5. Turn handle bars sideways and tape to the frame, ensuring the front forks are secured
  6. Remove any accessories
  7. Deflate the bicycle tyres

packing:

  1. Pack your bicycle in a box or a specially manufactured bike case
  2. Place any accessories in the box
  3. Only bike parts must be packed in the box
  4. No part of the bike must protrude out of the box. Seal, label and tag

If you have any queries call our Contact Centre 0861 KULULA (585852).