Juandre Joubert

Juandre Joubert
Dan van Zyl: From ball-boy to Springbok to Director of Rugby

Dan van Zyl: From ball-boy to Springbok to Director of Rugby

Born in Pretoria, from the age of 5, rugby was just part of Dan van Zyl’s life. Every Tuesday & Saturday, he was a ball-boy at the great Loftus Versfeld. His dad played club rugby and these things merely cemented his love of rugby from an early age.

Does South Africa have the most competitive Schoolboy Rugby league in the world?

Does South Africa have the most competitive Schoolboy Rugby league in the world?

If you’ve ever driven through Cape Town’s wine route, or if you’ve ever had the pleasure of visiting Bloemfontein, you’d wonder why full-grown men were wearing school uniforms. The truth is, those weren’t full-grown men, but rather school learners, who were blessed with the physical stature of the likes famed in Greek mythology.  If you hear a South African with… Read more →