Shimla players in the Springbok practice team

The University of the Free State (UFS) boasts with five current and former Shimla players in the practice team of the Springbok Rugby Team that practiced on campus the past two weeks.


FRONT FROM LEFT:   Mr CJ van der Linde; Mr Tonderai Chavanga;  Mr Guthrö  Steenkamp

BACK FROM LEFT:    Dr Sherylle Calder, sport vision scientist and former Kovsie; Mr Juan Smith; Prof Frederick Fourie, Rector and Vice-Chancellor of the UFS; Mr Gerrie Britz and Dr Derik Coetzee,  conditioning coach of the team and associated to the Department of Human Movement Science of the UFS 


T: +27 51 401 2240 or

Marizanne Cloete: +27 51 401 2592

Katlego Mabulana: +27 51 401 2495
Juanita Hlongwane: +27 51 401 3269

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