How Rugby Changed Aseza Hele’s Life

How Rugby Changed Aseza Hele’s Life

She may have been pessimistic about taking up rugby at first, but Aseza Hele says she is a new person both on and off the field thanks to rugby. The hard-running loose forward – who was named the SA Rugby Women’s Achiever of the Year for 2019 – stumbled into the...
Kinsey Eyes Second Rugby World Cup Appearance

Kinsey Eyes Second Rugby World Cup Appearance

Six years ago, Tayla Kinsey was the youngest player in the South African team at the 2014 Rugby World Cup at the age of 20, and with the next international extravaganza less than a year away, the Springbok Women’s scrumhalf has her sights set squarely on taking the...
Simmers’ Journey to Women’s Boks Success

Simmers’ Journey to Women’s Boks Success

There was no women’s rugby club in Knysna when Mathrin Simmers was growing up, so she rounded up a few friends and they started up their own – the Titans. Several years later, the Springbok Women’s scrumhalf is in line to play her way into the national women’s...
Sixth RWC Appearance Looming for Zenay Jordaan

Sixth RWC Appearance Looming for Zenay Jordaan

Most rugby players dream of participating in a Rugby World Cup, and a handful of Springbok Women’s players may have the luxury of playing in one or two, but for Zenay Jordaan, a potential sixth RWC appearance is looming. During Jordaan’s illustrious...
Zintle Mpupha Inspiring Future Springboks

Zintle Mpupha Inspiring Future Springboks

From humble beginnings in the Middledrift eNjwaxa location near King William’s Town in the Eastern Cape to being one of the top women’s rugby players in South Africa, Springbok Women’s centre Zintle Mpupha’s journey to becoming a professional...
Paul Delport Excited for the Future of SA Women’s Rugby

Paul Delport Excited for the Future of SA Women’s Rugby

Springbok Women’s Sevens coach, Paul Delport, is excited by the quality of talent coming through in women’s rugby in South Africa. The former South Africa Sevens captain was appointed to the role in 2018 and has worked to build the profile and structures of the format...