Originally posted on 01 March 2022
This is a post worth sharing with parents of and school rugby boys who would like to pursue rugby as a career choice.
I asked well-respected South African rugby agent Dale Troy for the main reasons why a promising school rugby player should have an agent and he was kind enough to go into detail in providing this valuable feedback:…
The ball gets rolling for new SA Under-20 head coach Bafana Nhleko who has his first taste of hands on national team leadership when a 41-man strong squad takes part in the first training camp from Wednesday, April 7 until Wednesday, June 30 at the Stellenbosch Academy of Sport. By all accounts it is a very young squad with almost half still belonging to the under-19 age group and therefore being eligible for selection in 2022 as well.…
An obvious talking point after two rounds of u21 competition is how good the Bulls are. Lots can be said of their preparation, particularly up front but also their player depth.…
The unique 2020 version of the u21 Championship will exclude the Leopards, and involve the remaining five unions playing in a congested one round tournament in Johannesburg from 04-30 October 2020. Catch the Livestream action compliments of SchoolSportsLive.com
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Camp No.3 to start soon.
The alignment camp is the second of four scheduled camps to be hosted at the Stellenbosch Academy of Sport, and will run from Monday 10 to Thursday 13 February.…
There is a high percentage of SA Schools continuity in the South Africa under-19 team to tour Georgia where they will play Georgia Under-19 team on Monday, 2 December, and Thursday, 5 December 2019.
The tour will replace the Under-18 and Under-19 assessment camps usually hosted by the Junior Springbok coaching staff with an eye on the selection of the Junior Springbok squad for the World Rugby U20 Championship.
This is possibly the first time since 2007, when the u19 Junior World Championships were made away with, that SA players will be receiving u19 caps.
|1.5||7||PR||Sphekahle Dube||Maritzburg College||Sharks||–||CW|
|1.5||8||PR||Hanru Jacobs||Paul Roos||Sharks||SAu20||SAu18|
|2||6||HK||JJ Kotze||Paul Roos||WP||–||SAu18|
|4||9||LK||Werner Gouws||Grey College||Bulls||–||CW|
|5||12||LK||Adrian Alberts||HJS Paarl BH||Lions||–||SAu18|
|5||13||LK||Emile van Heerden||HJS Paarl BH||Sharks||SAu20||SAu18|
|7||14||LF||Thabo Ndimande||Hans Moore||Valke||–||CW|
|8||17||LF||Evan Roos||HJS Paarl BH||Sharks||SAu20||SAu18|
|9||18||SH||Bernard vd Linde||Menlopark||Bulls||–||CW|
|10||22||FH||Juan Mostert||Paul Roos||WP||–||SAu18|
|12||23||CT||Dawid Kellerman||Paarl Gim||Bulls||–||CW|
|14||28||WG||Stravino Jacobs||Paarl Gim||Bulls||–||SAu18|
|14||29||WG||Keenan Twigg||Potch Gim||Leopards||–||CW|
|15||30||FB||Cohen Jasper||Drostdy||Free State||–||CW|
Junior rugby (under-19 to under-21 levels) has had a bit of a facelift and now very few people in the industry are sure of what the right path will be for an aspiring rugby player once he leaves school.…
31 Oct 2018. Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux invited two squads totalling 74 under-19 and under-18 players for assessment camps in Stellenbosch in November and January with an eye on preparing for the 2019 World Rugby u20 Championship in Argentina. …
The Shark who last played in and won a final back in 2018 are champions after beating the Bulls 40-27 in the final.…
Golden Lions vs Free State
Western Province vs Blue Bulls…