Shaun Veldsman

Born: 2 October 1966
Married to: Marie
Height: 1.81
Weight: 95 Kg
Home province: Boland
School attended: Esselenpar Senior Secondary School
Favourite country: Argentina
Favourite food: Stew

Rugby history:

Played at club level with Hamiltons RFC.

Why You chose to become a referee:

To contribute

Refereeing history:

2 x U19 World Cups

Super 12


2 x RWC as TMO.

Career highlights:


Currie Cup Final 2003

Super Rugby

Favourite international sportsperson:

Nigel Owens

Family connection to the sport:


Who would you like to meet:

Robin Sharma


Hard to think of anyone that stands out – everybody who contributed to my successes.

Advice for new recruits:

Do not imitate anyone, be yourself

Outside interests:

Cycling and fishing.

Did you know?

I love camping and cooking… advert