National Panel B
|Born:||1 August 1989, Secunda - Mpumalanga|
|School attended:||Hoërskool Bultfontein, Free state|
|Favourite country:||South Africa|
|Favourite food:||Braaivleis and crayfish.|
Played flyhalf for Hoerskool Bultfontein's 1st team
Pukke u/19 - 2008
Why You chose to become a referee:
I would have liked to represent my country on the big stage but I wasn’t big enough to make it as a professional rugby player. Then I started refereeing to pursue my dream.
Started refereeing in 2006 at the age of 16 - Welkom (Griffons)
SARU Contender 2013-2014
SARU National Panel 2015 to current
u/18 Craven Week Final 2016
SA Schools u/19 Tournament 2016 (Wales vs Italy)
Favourite international sportsperson:
AB de Villiers
Family connection to the sport:
Brother (Harnus) is a referee at Pumas.
Father was a referee and is currently a referee coach/reviewer in SWD.
What you think is what you will achieve
Who would you like to meet:
AB de Villiers, Ryk Neethling and Wayde van Niekerk
Advice for new recruits:
If you love the game and have a passion for rugby, become a referee. You have the best seat in the house.
Sport is my job, hobby and my life. I like to exercise.
Did you know?
I was Hoerskool Bultfontein's Headboy in 2007.