National Panel B
Ricus van der Hoven
|Born:||27 April 1982|
|Home province:||Pumas - Standerton|
|School attended:||Oos Moot Hoërskool (Pretoria)|
|Favourite food:||Pizza, braai|
Played School rugby only.
Why You chose to become a referee:
Helped out at a local school tournament due to shortage of referees, and was spotted by Pumas referee manager. From there it became more serious and turned into my main sport.
Started in 2006.
Contender panel 2010.
National Panel 2015
Academy week Final 2011 & 2013
Varsity Young Guns Final 2013
Varsity Shield Final 2015 /
Favourite international sportsperson:
Who would you like to meet:
Jaco Peyper & Craig Joubert
Advice for new recruits:
If it is to be, it is up to me!
Golf, making food, playing guitar, writing worship songs, mountain biking, spending time with my wife and son.
Did you know?
I swam provincially for Northern Transvaal from 1992-2000.
I was selected in 1994 to take part in a children’s choir in the Carmen opera.
Carlo my son, was born in 2016.