The DHL Stormers have partnered with Zeelo – The Flexible Shuttle Service – to provide fans with an affordable and convenient way to get to DHL Newlands.
Zeelo has current partnerships with the likes of Cricket South Africa and Big Concerts and internationally boast partnerships with the likes of Manchester City, Tottenham Hotspurs and the Welsh Rugby Union.
Zeelo uses their unique algorithm to identify where fans will be travelling from, and match this demand with the most efficient pick up points and routes. This information is then used to provide fans with convenient and efficient transport links to their favourite events.
Western Province Rugby Group CEO Paul Zacks said that the partnership with Zeelo is one more way to improve the matchday experience at DHL Newlands.
“We have the best fans in the world, so we wanted to give back to them and assist them in getting to and from DHL Newlands safely and comfortably. Zeelo’s offering provides that and we are looking forward to growing this partnership in the future,” he said.
Zeelo’s unique technology will allow DHL Stormers Fans to access 24/7 live support via the live chat functionality and the ability to live track their Zeelo Shuttle on their mobile phones. Fans using the innovative service will have a dedicated VIP drop off on Main rd near DHL Newlands, adding to the hassle-free travel experience.
“We are thrilled to be recognized as an official partner by DHL Stormers,” said James Champion, GM of Zeelo South Africa. “Fans will now be able to get to the game and enjoy themselves without any worries of traffic, parking or drinking and driving,” he added.
Zeelo will initially be offering services from Tyger Valley Shopping Centre, Canal Walk Shopping Centre, The Promenade shopping centre ( Mitchells Plain) and Vangate shopping Centre (Athlone). More routes will become available depending on demand. Tickets are just R100 return, but you can use the promo code VSR2019 for your first ride free!
DHL Stormers season ticket holders and members of The Faithful official supporters club qualify for their first ride free and a 25% discount thereafter. All DHL Stormers fans can also make use of Zeelo’s partnership with Taxify and Goodfellas to get to and from the various departure points, meaning that fans will not have to drive home after using Zeelo. Head to the Zeelo website to get the relevant promo codes.