SECOND-HALF SURGE HELPS GYM CRUISE HOME

Up, up and away !  Rondebosch captain Justin Reynolds finds himself airborne, courtesy of Paarl Gym flank Pierich Siebert, during the Winelands school’s 69-28 away victory on Saturday 12 May 2018.

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BIG GUNS TAKE AIM AT THE SOUTHERN SUBURBS

Two shades of Grey.  Paarl Boys’ High centre Noegh Hayward (in possession) tries to force his way past Grey College flyhalf Zander du Plessis (left) and flank Raynardo Gouveia (right)...

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LIONS MAUL BATTERED BULLDOGS

Gotcha !  A Klein Nederburg player can’t escape the clutches of a Brackenfell opponent during their match, won 38-3 by the Brakke on 31 March 2018, day two of the...

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PAARL PREPARES FOR SEISMIC SATURDAY

Taking down the tall timber.  The Wynberg defence scrambles to stop Paarl Boys’ High lock Emile van Heerden (wearing head-guard) in his tracks during their recent match at the Hawthornden...

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WYNBERG STING THE DURBEEZ

Unstoppable !  An Alexander Road forward drives upfield in his side’s 17-17 draw against Groendal of Franschhoek on Saturday 31 March 2018, day two of the 2018 Tony Stoops Rugby Festival.

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DON’T STRESS – IT’S ONLY A SHORT BREAK !

Back with a vengeance !  Charlie Hofmeyr lock, Christopher Holdstock (in possession), tests the Vredenburg defence during his side’s 40-15 victory on 14 April 2018, the latter’s only defeat of...

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YOUNG IKEYS RATTLE GYM’S CAGE

Putting the cat among the pigeons !  SACS lock Jean Minnaar reaches out to score his side’s opening try in the third minute of their 38-54 defeat away to Paarl...

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PAARL GYM OUT TO PUT SACS IN THEIR PLACE

Any takers ?  Outeniqua full-back Matthew Thorne looks for a team-mate on his inside as two Paarl Boys’ High defenders move in to tackle him during the Quaggas’ 10-21 home...

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THE DURBEEZ ARE ABUZZING !

Under siege !  DF Malan flyhalf Damian Oosthuizen (in white) is tackled by a Durbanville defender during his team’s 6-52 away defeat on Saturday. (photo: Carel Stander)

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AT LEAST TWO UNBEATEN RECORDS MUST GO

When the Bulls see red…  Last year HTS Drostdy did the unthinkable: they beat Oakdale (in white) 24-13 in Riversdale (pictured).  On Saturday 14 April 2018 the two sides meet...

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TWELVE DAYS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD ? HARDLY

Following doctor’s orders !  Last year Paarl Gym beat Waterkloof 26-7 at the Wildeklawer Spectacular in Kimberley (pictured).  The Cape side repeated the dose, by almost double the margin (57-20),...

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OAKDALE AND TSRF IN REVIEW

“Three of the best !”  The award winners at the Old Mutual Insure Agri Oakdale Festival were (from left) Henco Beukes (Best Forward – Oakdale), Henro Kotzé (captain of Upington,...

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IT ALL GOES DOWN AT EASTER !

Maybe this’ll work… A York player tries to dummy his way out of trouble during his side’s 41-5 defeat to Bellville South at TSRF 2017. (photo: Axnshots)

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BOISHAAI BLITZ THE BULFEES

The Bull Run.  Porterville no.8 Adriaan Haasbroek (with the ball) breaks from the back of a scrum with Boetie Opperman (left) in support during their 25-11 victory against De Kuilen...

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GYM TRAMPLE ON DURBIES’ HUMAN RIGHTS

Taking over behind the pack.  HTS Drostdy scrumhalf Luciano Elias, pictured here playing against Pretoria Boys' High, slotted effortlessly into the side against Stellenberg last Saturday after having spent 2017...

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BOYS IN BLACK LEFT SINGING THE (PEACOCK) BLUES !

Rebuilding time !  Charlie Hofmeyr right wing Brandon Cana finds his path blocked by DF Malan scrumhalf Jean-Louis Burger (9) during the Charlies’ emphatic 37-0 home defeat on Saturday 17...

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KICK-OFF TIME DOWN SOUTH

When you get your chance, grab it !  Paarl Boys’ High reserve scrumhalf JG de Bruin (centre), expected to be first choice in the position this year, takes the game...

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TWO OCEANS, BUT NO DRINKING WATER !

“... and away she goes !”  Paul Roos scrumhalf Antonie Kock, who is available again this year, clears the ball from a ruck during his side’s 9-21 defeat to Paarl...

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MANY HAPPY RETURN(EE)S !

When in doubt…  Boland Landbou scrumhalf Gavin Mills kicks to relieve the pressure on his side during their 33-38 defeat against Paarl Boys’ High at Brug Street on Saturday 24...

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