Prop pushed ref05 Mar 2014
Kieran Brookes, a prop for Newcastle Falcons in England's Premiership, was found guilty of pushing a referee and suspended after an inquiry.
Courses for would-be WP Refs04 Mar 2014
The Western Province Referees' Society has sent out possible courses for those wishing to join the Society so that they can obtain BokSmart and IRB Level 1 qualifications.
Top men talk forward play04 Mar 2014
Three top men will run a course for school coaches on 19 March 2014 to talk about scrumming, line-outs and breakdowns.
Law discussion: If the TMO disagreed03 Mar 2014
The incident we have today must be the most bizarre in the whole of the time the TMO has been inspanned to hep referees get to the right decision.
Referees to 10 March 201403 Mar 2014
The penultimate round of exciting Six Nations is on this week with the ultimate victors undecided. The toughest encounter is probably at Twickenham with France and Ireland looking on with interest.
Kotze´s Lesotho Experience27 Feb 2014
Jaco Kotze with assistants AJ Jacobs and Henrico van Rooyen, left South Africa and travelled a short distance to Maseru for a Test between Lesotho and visiting Swaziland at the Bambatha Sports Arena.
Super Rugby improvement26 Feb 2014
In Sydney recently Alistair Hogg, SANZAR's media and communications manager, spoke to Lyndon Bray, SANZAR's game manager whose portfolio includes managing referees, about the first two weeks of Super Rugby 2014. He believes that the tackle and the scrum are much better than they were last year - even the scrum feed.
Referees to 3 March 201424 Feb 2014
There is a Test rest this weekend but lots of other rugby. because there are no Test matches, a lot of the top referees are involved in club matches.
Law Discussion - foot on line24 Feb 2014
Twice over the weekend there were incidents which looked similar but had different outcomes - one when Jesse Mogg of the Brumbies caught a kick by Quade Cooper of the Reds and once when Ben Smith of the Highlanders caught a kick by Chris Noakes of the Blues.
Scrumming in SA in 201420 Feb 2014
The International Rugby Board has changed the laws governing the setting of a scrum. SA Referees has already sent out a summary of the changes but does so again as there appears some confusion.