Performance Reviewers

Pierre Oelofse

Born: 12 November 1953
Married to: Felicity
Height: 1.75
Weight: 98 Kg
Home province: Golden Lions - Johannesburg
School attended: Northern Cape Technical College Kimberley
Favourite country: Switzerland
Favourite food: Home cooked meal

Rugby history:

Played Craven Week 1971 and 1972, Carlton League for Defence in Pretoria, SAAF Team, SANDF U/21 and Far North.

Why You chose to become a referee:

When I stopped playing I wanted to give back what I got out of the game.

Refereeing history:

Refereed 1987 up to 1997

Became an Assessor in 1997 and on SARU Performance Reviewer Panels since 2004.

Career highlights:

Attended Craven, Academy, Grant Khomo Weeks and SANDF Weeks.

Refereed at the Safari Sevens in Kenya and World Sevens Championsips.

Favourite international sportsperson:

Roger Federer

Family connection to the sport:

Nelson Mandela, Andre Watson and Tappe Henning.

Who would you like to meet:

Roger Federer


Piet Visagie and Mannetjies Roux

Advice for new recruits:

Do what you do well and enjoy it every moment.

Outside interests:


Did you know?

I am a member of the Golden Lion’s Referees for 28 years and 3 years at the Valke. advert