About Us

Established in January 1996, and with a current staff compliment of over 80 employees, Shakatak Sportswear is an East London based manufacturer, specializing in the manufacture and supply of Sportswear, School wear, jackets and corporate clothing. Whilst we supply retailers, wholesalers and school’s country wide, we also cater for individuals.

Our vision is to supply the South African market with quality sportswear, jackets and corporate and promotional clothing at the right quality and price. Furthermore, it is a wish of the management of this company that apart from receiving good value for money, it should be a pleasure and not a hassle to utilize the services and products offered by Shakatak Sportswear.

Our Products:

We manufacture tracksuits, jackets, security jackets, rugby jerseys, netball and bowling shirts, sports kits, golf shirts, windbreakers and high-performance swimsuits.  We also supply caps, T-shirts, bags, knitwear and promotional items.  All our products can be supplied with our client’s branding in either embroidery or screen printing.  Dye Sublimation is also offered and can be done on many different fabrics for sportswear.


Shakatak Sportswear supplies schools, clubs, corporate entities, security companies, various municipalities and Government departments. The Eastern Cape Government, Buffalo City Municipality, Rhodes University, Bhisho Training College, hundreds of schools including Selborne College, Clarendon Girls Primary and High, Hudson Park Primary and High, Stirling Primary and High, various sports clubs including Buff’s Club, Old Selbornians Club, Cambridge Club and Police Club list among our clients.