Western Province U18 Craven Week coach Faizel Adam passed away earlier this week following a long battle with illness.
Check out this rare footage of former Proteas cricketer Herschelle Gibbs – who was an outstanding all-round schoolboy sportsman – playing for Western Province in the 1992 Craven Week final.
Schools should carefully consider the long-term impact of allowing Grade 12 rugby players to repeat matric for purely rugby reasons, writes DYLAN JACK.
SA Schools ‘A’ coach Katleho Lynch says thought is still being put into giving players in the SA Rugby Elite Player Development squad a run-out towards the end of the year.
SA Rugby stands to lose millions of rand per month if the national lockdown is not lifted by May and the 2020 rugby season does not resume by June at the earliest.
A round up of what some of South Africa’s leading Sunday papers are saying, including an update on the Springbok pack for 2020.
The U18 Craven and Academy Week will be held in Port Elizabeth next year as SA Rugby announced the hosts for future youth weeks until 2022.
Montpellier-bound flyhalf Kade Wolhuter has not been included in the SA Schools squads for the upcoming international series in August.
The 2019 Craven Week highlighted the skills deficiencies that often cause promising schoolboys to struggle at a higher level, writes DYLAN JACK.
Western Province put up a dominant second-half showing to beat the Bulls 56-31 in the closing match of the U18 Craven Week in Bloemfontein on Saturday. DYLAN JACK reports.