Divan Uys

Born: 3 October 1986
Married to: Karli
Height: 1.80
Weight: 74 Kg
Home province: Western Province
School attended: DF Malan High School
Favourite country: South Africa
Favourite food: Pizza

Rugby history:

Played at school and varsity.

Why You chose to become a referee:

To stay involved in the game after I stopped playing.

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

Currie Cup Premier debut: Blue Bulls vs Griquas 2019

Pro14 debut: Cheetahs vs Kings 2020

Favourite international sportsperson:

Roger Federer

Family connection to the sport:

All are avid supporters.

Advice for new recruits:

Serve the game.

Outside interests:

Family, friends, good food and good coffee.

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