12 Things You Didn’t Know About Johann Rupert

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Written by Keren Mikva
BuzzSouthAfrica.com
BuzzSouthAfrica.com

Johann was elected into the South African Sports Hall of Fame

An avid golfer, Johann developed one of the top three golf courses in South Africa — Leopard Creek Golf Club in Mpumalanga, South Africa. He plays in the annual Gary Player Invitational golf tournament that raises money for children’s charities, and serves as chairman for both the South African PGA Tour and the South African Golf Development Board. In 2007, Johann was elected into the South African Sports Hall of Fame for his contributions to golf, and was inducted into the South African Golf Hall of Fame in 2009.