The 2016 KES Rugby Festival takes place from 24 – 28 March. 12 schools including hosts KES will participate. Read More →
Regarded by some as the best school rugby festival this year, the Paarl Gymnasium under-16 Rugby Tournament is bound to attract the all the provincial talent scouts. The under-14 tournament line-up is very good as well. Read More →
36 Schools are lined up to play in 9th Tony Stoops Rugby Festival 2016. It takes place at Tygerberg High School on Saturday 19 March, Monday 21 March and Wednesday 23 March 2016. Read More →
The Blue Bulls will be hosting a rugby evening on Thursday 03 March 2016.
Participating schools will be allowed to use 26 players on rotation in 25-min per half matches with no place kicking allowed.
|Ben Vorster||vs||Potchefstroom Gimnasium|
|EG Jansen||vs||Jeppe Boys’ High|
Oakdale’s Easter Festival will again attract a unique field of schools from all parts of South Africa as well Windhoek Gim from Namibia. One of the big positives at the festival is that day 2 and day 3 games are only decided after the preceding match day has concluded. In that way the organisers are well equipped to arrange strength versus strength match-ups, making the festival a win-win situation for all who take part. Read More →
After the fantastic high of the 2015 tournament which featured DHS and produced a number of memorable games including a nail-biting finish to the final between after the final hooter winners Glenwood and Westville, the Port Natal Night Series 2016 sponsored by Kenfield Tyres has been characterised by the withdrawal of all three KZN Tier-1 rugby teams’ 1st XV squads. Read More →
A user-friendly tool to help school teams generate pro stats using just an ANDROID smartphone or a tablet is now available. Read More →
It’s believed that ETV’s Breakfast Show tomorrow morning at 07h10 will be discussing the Parktown/KES matter as well as the roll of agents/scouts.
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RULES: 25 min per half – rolling subs – 22 players per squad – running rugby – no kicking at posts/conversions – only allowed to kick inside own 22m (free kick against offending team)
As part of their 150th birthday celebrations, DHS will host a rugby day which like the Graeme College annual event in the Eastern Cape has attracted many of the best schools of the province. All the Tier-1 KZN rugby schools have been booked to take part in the DHS 150th Rugby Day on Thursday 17 March 2016. The main game will see DHS play Kearsney.
|11h00||Thu.17Mar||Kloof||–||–||George Campbell||DHS 150th|
|12h00||Thu.17Mar||Clifton||–||–||Voortrekker (Pmb)||DHS 150th|
|13h00||Thu.17Mar||Port Natal||–||–||St Charles||DHS 150th|
|16h00||Thu.17Mar||Maritzburg College||–||–||Westville||DHS 150th|
The annual St Stithians Rugby Festival takes place from 24, 26 and 30 March in 2016. The Randburg private school has once again done a fine job to attract known rugby schools from around the country to participate. Bishops and Westville are amongst the new additions to the event in 2016. Read More →
In the wake of the Parktown/KES matter where two talented rugby players who are both younger than 18 moved between the schools, with Parktown using the word “agent” in their own letter describing on how events unfolded, it called into question whether or not the players could be represented by a rugby agent given their respective ages. Read More →
Hilton are already in the fortunate position of being able to afford both Brad Macleod-Henderson and Greg Miller to oversee their rugby. Recently it was confirmed that Shane Gaffney, their existing Director of Sports and Director of Coaching Cricket had been announced as the St Dominic’s College Welkom Headmaster with effect from the 2nd term of 2016. Read More →