National Panel B
|Born:||31 August 1983, Malmesbury|
|Married to:||Jeanette Pretorius|
|Home province:||Western Province - Cape Town|
|School attended:||Hermanus High School|
|Favourite country:||South Africa|
Played rugby at primary school and a couple of matches for my Koshuis while studying.
Why You chose to become a referee:
Love the sport, spirit and challenges surrounding refereeing.
Started refereeing in 2006 while studying at Stellenbosch University. A friend dared me to referee a 5th league koshuis rugby game.
Vodacom Cup Semi-Final 2015
Currie Cup Qualifers 2015-2016
Running Touch at Super Rugby (Stormers vs Bulls, Stormers vs Cheetahs)
Favourite international sportsperson:
Family connection to the sport:
My Dad is probably the biggest rugby supporter in South Africa
It is all about attitude. You have to control the controllable.
"If you think you can do a thing or that you cannot do a thing, in either case you are right" - Henry Ford
Who would you like to meet:
My father and father-in-law.
Advice for new recruits:
Focus on what you can do on the field.
Running, golf, spending time with my wife and dogs.
Did you know?
I have flown an airplane over Johannesburg at night with the pilot giving me full control.