Bulelani Naka

Born: 16 September 1988
School attended: ZK Mathews High School
Favourite country: South Africa
Favourite food: Pasta

Rugby history:

Played for ZK Mathews 1st Team
Played for Balasi Tigers Rugby Club

Why You chose to become a referee:

I knew that by playing Rugby I wonÂ’t make it to the top, so I wanted to do something new and challenging.

Refereeing history:

2008 – Border Super League
2010 – SARU Academy Squad
2013 – SARU Reserve Contender
2018 – SARU National B Panel

Career highlights:

EC Super 12 Final 2016
Border League Final 2017
Grant Khomo U/16 2012

Favourite international sportsperson:

Richie Mc Caw

Family connection to the sport:

My Cousin who played for Border Bulldogs.

Who would you like to meet:

Barack Obama


Cwengile Jadezweni

Advice for new recruits:

Be willing to learn, Passionate, Never try to be perfect and Enjoy what you do.

Outside interests:

Coaching and Mentoring Young Boys.

Did you know?

I’m practising to be a Traditional Healer. advert