The annual Inter-Provincial Tournament for youth age group club rugby players is being hosted by the Golden Lions Rugby Union and will take place from 04 – 10 October 2015 at the UJ Stadium in Johannesburg. Read More →
The schools interprovincial Sevens for Under-17 teams takes place at Paarl Gim on 2-3 October. Read More →
On Tuesday 29 September 2015, a squad of 23 youngsters drawn from 43 teams participating at the 2015 Tony Stoops Rugby Festival will leave Cape Town for a three match tour of Ireland. Read More →
Just one season after acquiring the services of MCOB Francois Lubbe from Kearsney, Maritzburg College are in the market for a new 1st XV coach again. Lubbe is set to emigrate to Australia at the end of the year. Read More →
The annual 1st XV rugby Wilderklawer Tournament takes place at Diamantveld in Kimberley on Saturday, 30 April and Monday, 02 May 2016. A 20 team line-up for the prestigious festival has been announced. Garsfontein from Pretoria and Stellenberg from Cape Town have been added and will make their debuts in 2016. Paul Roos and Glenwood virtually switch places as a result of SANIX in Japan. Read More →
Very few people outside the Northvaal region are aware that an u16 Academy Week occurs just before the annual Grant Khomo Week and has been going on for nine seasons now. This year it was held at the Isak Steyl Stadium in Vanderbijlpark and consisted of three matchdays. Read More →
Obtaining the official full list has proven quite difficult to come by. With the help of several bloggers, here’s what we do have so far: Read More →
Content from DHS website:
Durban High School announced that five of its learners have been selected for the South African Rugby Union (SARU) U16 Training Camp which will take place in Paarl in October. Read More →
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Current Afrikaans and History teacher Roland Norris has been appointed as Westville 1st XV Head Rugby coach for the next 3-year cycle with effect from 1 October 2015. He will be assisted by JoAsh van Aswegen. Read More →
MMXVI = 2016
Request from Kattes:
Can we not start a new thread on next year’s predictions, possible new line-ups etc.? I know it is way to early to speculate on the coming season, but it will be interesting to see how many players will again be available, how the Seccies and under-16 sides performed, new coaching staff etc.
The Commonwealth Youth Games took place in Samoa starting on Wednesday, 09 September 2015.
SA beat Australia 24-5 to win the gold medal.
Samoa who lost 29-0 to SA in the semifinal, claimed the bronze.
The SA under-18 team taking part was: Read More →
From WPRugby website on Monday 07 September 2015:
Hooker Daniel du Plessis suffered a cardiac arrest on Saturday afternoon whilst playing for the DHL Western Province Under-21 team at DHL Newlands. However, on Monday Du Plessis began to show a steady improvement which is a very positive sign for a full recovery. Read More →