A SA Rugby Sevens Academy Under-17 squad was selected after the recent Interprovincial Sevens tournament for U17s in Kimberley, and will participate in a training camp in Stellenbosch and play in the Assupol Sevens, to be held at the Markötter Fields in Stellenbosch on 29 and 30 October.
In total, 25 players were invited to the training camp from 23-30 October in Stellenbosch. Two SA Rugby Sevens Academy Under-17 sides will then participate in the Under-17 section of the Assupol Sevens, which will also see age group teams from Argentina and Namibia compete at the tournament.
Western Province, who were crowned champions in Kimberley last month, have six representatives in the squad and the Golden Lions and KZN three each.
Paarl Gimnasium se skitterende agtsteman, Henco Martins, is gisteraand op 'n spoggeleentheid in die Cape Sun-hotel tydens WP Rugby se jaarlikse prysuitdeling as die Westelike Provinsie se Skolespeler van die Jaar vereer.
Martins is aanvanklik uit die Streeptruie se Cravenweek-span weggelaat, maar is kort voor die toernooi nadergetrek toe die Hoër Jongenskool Paarl se kaptein en agtsteman, Francke Horn, hom weens siekte aan die toernooi in Johannesburg moes onttrek. Martins het...
'n Nuwe opwindende skolereeks sal volgende jaar in die sentrale streeks geloots word. Dit sal wel die einde van die Kovsiestreek-kompetisie se Shimla-liga asook Volksblad-liga (voorheen Jip-liga, vir o.15-spanne) beteken.
Dit is nog nie bekend wat die nuwe reeks se impak op die Kovsiestreek-kompetisie se Irawa-liga (vir kleinskole) en Colts-liga (vir die kleinste van die kleinskole) sal he nie.
Die Sentrale Skole-reeks is op reekse soos die Tuks-reeks en die NWU Pukke-reekse...
Paarl Boys' High, or just Paarl Boishaai as they are known in South Africa, will host what is probably the biggest school rugby festival seen on Planet Earth from 2 to 7 April next year in the picturesque town at the base of Paarl Rock.
The rugby festival is the brain child of Boishaai's first XV coach, Sean Erasmus, and will be one of the biggest highlights during the school's 150th celebrations.
Boishaai's first XV hasn't lost a match in South Africa for the last three years. This...
The fifth edition of the Under-15 Carfind.co.za Iqhawe Week will kick off on an exciting note at the Bill Jardine Stadium in Johannesburg on Monday with a series of thrilling matches lined up throughout the day.
In the opening encounters, Western Province, who went down in the final match last season, will meet KZN, and the Blue Bulls take on the Leopards respectively, while hosts, the Golden Lions, will kick off their campaign later in the day against Free State.
The grand finale of...