SARU TMO PANEL
|Born:||24 April 1983|
|Home province:||Free State - Bloemfontein|
|School attended:||Otto du Plessis|
|Favourite country:||South Africa|
Played scrumhalf for Otto du Plessis school and Despatch Rugby Club until first year as a student.
Have played rugby since Grade 1.
Why You chose to become a referee:
Dad was a referee and he enjoyed it, so I joined up with him in later years.
Started in 2000 (Grade 11) at the Eastern Province Referees’ Society.
Contender Squad 2006-2007
National Panel 2008
Men HSBC 7's Circuit 2013 to 2017
Women HSBC 7's Circuit 2017 to 2018
Refereeing at the Rio Olympics in 2016
- Currie Cup First Division - 2014
- Gold Cup - 2017
- SA Rugby u21 - 2018
- Super Sport Rugby Challenge - 2019
Internation Women Test: 2013 - Uganda vs Kenya
Favourite international sportsperson:
Family connection to the sport:
Dad used to play and then refereed.
Who would you like to meet:
Dad and Tappe Henning
Advice for new recruits:
Enjoy the journey, everyday might be your last. Make memories and friends wherever you can.
Golf and fishing.
Did you know?
When I started refereeing I had to catch a lift with my best mate to a game, I refereed him, had to give him a yellow card and then catch a lift back with him too.
Number of matches officiated/TMO:
18 WR 7´s Tournaments, 10 WR 7´s Women Tournaments, 9 Currie Cup Premier, 18 First Division