Meet WPCA’s Ruth Bowles

During Women’s Month, we will be celebrating our amazing women who work for the organisation in a series of articles across our website and social media pages. In the next of our articles, we meet Ruth Bowles.


KFC Mini-Cricket Coach.

Tell us how you came to be working at Newlands Cricket Ground?

I am very involved with Mini Cricket

What is the most rewarding part of your job?

The smiles on the little ones faces because they are excited. Being exposed to CSA structures and learning something new every day

Many would argue that you have one of the most iconic work venues in South Africa, how do you go about appreciating Newlands Cricket Ground as your office?

The giant mountain as a view

Tell us something that not many people will know about you

I am passionate about fighting injustices and I like to encourage people. I like to take an afternoon nap (do not disturb)  

What are some of your most memorable occasions at Newlands?

Meeting the Proteas and taking a photo with the trophy