Schalk Brits’ colourful career was capped by a World Cup winner’s medal, writes Jon Cardinelli.
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The new supercharged energy within South African rugby was in full flow at Vodacom SuperHero Sunday.
Schalk Brits is still revelling in the Springboks’ World Cup triumph but his most treasured memory involves a tent, a rugby field, and his three young sons.
Schalk Brits and several Springboks feature in this fascinating documentary from RugbyPass, who gained behind-the-scenes access to the Barbarians ahead of their match against Wales last November.
Following his second retirement from rugby, SA Rugby magazine reflects on the career and achievements of the ever-smiling Schalk Brits.
New Zealanders Shaun Stevenson, Matt Duffie and Bryn Hall performed a haka as the Barbarians gave retiring players Rory Best, Campese Ma’afu and Schalk Brits a send-off.
Check out this superb piece of play from legendary hooker Schalk Brits in what was his last-ever competitive match on Saturday when the Barbarians took on Wales.
Hear what hooker greats Schalk Brits and Rory Best had to say about Warren Gatland, as the trio prepare for the match between the Barbarians and Wales on Saturday.
Rassie Erasmus has paid tribute to Schalk Brits after the Springbok hooker confirmed that he will go back into retirement.