The gridiron football team of the University of Michigan, the Wolverines, is currently visiting South Africa starting off in Cape Town and then flying to Gauteng. A party of about one hundred players, as well as a large coaching and support team, made the trip.
We are exceptionally proud of Ikey players, Stef De Gouveia and Nyasha Tarusenga who both received their 50th cap on the 25 February 2019. We caught up with the two players to find out what exactly their 50th cap meant to them.
Ikey Tigers is delighted to announce that Neville Isdell has been nominated and elected as the Club’s 13th President in Ikey Tigers’ 137-year history. Mr Isdell is a former Board Chairman and CEO of the Coca-Cola Company and serves or has served as a Board Director for various corporate and non-profit organisations.
The Ikey Swifts participated at the WP 7s Festival earlier in March and faced some tough opposition boasting provincial players and even Springboks. Swifts have had two fixtures thus far, a 15s friendly against CPUT and the 7s tournament.
Touring was part of the history and culture of UCT RFC. The 1968 tour was planned by Dr Louis Babrow to coincide with the University’s Golden Jubilee. Five former UCT players were invited to join 22 current UCT Students for the tour.