Please see below from the Sharks, for any aspiring coaches in the Durban area. [...]
In the news
According to various overnight new sources (with Volksblad probably being the first), Kenya look set to feature in this year’s Vodacom Cup competition. [...]
Someone at the IRB has clearly been reading the Harry Potter books, as the somewhat silly “yes, nine” referee instruction, indicating that a scrumhalf should feed a stable scrum, is to be axed in favour of a “non-verbal signal”. [...]
Former England fullback Michael Horak, the man largely credited with the improved defensive performance on which the Cheetahs’ 2013 Super Rugby campaign was built, is set to join the EP Kings on a five-year contract.
According to the Sharks website, another former international tight head prop has been appointed to a senior leadership position, with Etienne Fynn named as the new Managing Director of the Sharks Academy. [...]
News is slow at this time of year, but we’re going to do our best to trawl the ‘Net for anything vaguely interesting in order to share it with you. It just feels like the right thing to do! [...]
Intrepid newshound Craig Lewis of the Daily News has managed to corner new Sharks Director of Rugby, Jake White, for a Q&A session. [...]
The Sharks yesterday announced yet another sponsorship deal, with Kyocera set to join the family as of January next year. The Kyocera logo will apparently feature on the back of the Sharks playing jersey. [...]
Update: We’ve just seen a tweet form the Sharks indicating that this event has had to be postponed until January.
The Sharks will be taking the Currie Cup trophy out to La Lucia Mall next Saturday, giving fans a great opportunity to meet the team and be photographed with the iconic trophy. [...]
A while ago I have posted that my daughter, Mila, needs your help with Mission Rhino. This is just a short note of THANKS to all who have contributed to her cause as Mission Rhino Ambassador. [...]
Various media sources are reporting that Sharks Commercial Director Rudolf Straueli will leave the union at the end of the month to take up an as-yet undetermined role with the Golden Lions. [...]
SharkBite TV have put up a video of John Smit and Jake White discussing the latter’s appointment as Sharks Director of Rugby. [...]
The Sharks under 19 side suffered an unfortunate 22-27 home defeat against the Leoaprds on Friday, conceding two tries in the second half after holding a four-point lead at the break. [...]