Archie Sehlako

Born: 7 December 1982
School attended: Northwood High School
Favourite country: South Africa
Favourite food: Nando’s Chicken strips and rice.

Rugby history:

Played social rugby at school and club level.

Why You chose to become a referee:

I enjoy the game however, I was never going to make it as a Pro.

Refereeing history:

Started in 2004

Contenders Squad 2007

National Panel 2008

Career highlights:

Junior World Rugby Trophy AR 2009

Mauritius 10s Final 2015

Craven Week Final 2009

Currie Cup u/19 B Final 2011

Favourite international sportsperson:

Serena Williams

Family connection to the sport:



“You got to believe in yourself when no one else does” - Serena Williams.
“A wise man can learn more from a foolish question, than a fool can learn from a wise answer.” - Bruce Lee

Who would you like to meet:

Serena Williams


Serena Williams and Lesego Legoete

Advice for new recruits:

Enjoy and make the most of every opportunity you are given.

Outside interests:

Soccer, tennis and road running 

Did you know?

I was named after Steven Archibald, he was a Tottenham Hotspur player. advert