Divan Uys

Born: 3 October 1986
Married to: Karli Uys
Height: 1.80
Weight: 76 Kg
Home province: Western Province
School attended: DF Malan High School
Favourite country: South Africa
Favourite food: Curry

Rugby history:

Played at school and varsity.

Why You chose to become a referee:

To stay involved in the game.

Refereeing history:

Started in 2008
WP 1st Division 2011
SARU Academy Squad since 2013
SARU Contender Squad 2015
SARU National Panel since 2017

Career highlights:

u/19 Currie Cup since 2015
Currie Cup AR since 2015
Academy Weeks 2015 & 2016
Varsity Cup Koshuis Final 2016
Craven Week 2017
HSBC World Rugby Cape Town 7s AR 2017

Favourite international sportsperson:

Usain Bolt & Roger Federer

Advice for new recruits:

Control the controllable, stay humble and always be willing to learn – there will always be someone better than you at something.

Outside interests:

Spending time with my family and friends. 

Did you know?

I am an admitted attorney and specialise in medical malpractice.

Number of matches officiated/TMO:

1 PRO14, 1 Currie Cup Premier advert