Junior Springboks news

Junior Springboks switch into match mode

Junior Springboks switch into match mode

Posted on April 5, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Junior Springbok training squad will switch into match mode on Monday when coach Chean Roux’s training squad gathers in Stellenbosch for their fourth training camp as the World Rugby U20 Championship draws closer. The squad will meet Georgia in international friendlies on consecutive Fridays, 13 and 20 April respectively, which will be invaluable before […]

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Junior Bok preparations on track as short camps conclude

Junior Bok preparations on track as short camps conclude

Posted on March 30, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Junior Springbok training squad wrapped up the last of their three short camps in Stellenbosch on Friday as their preparation continues to take shape for the World Rugby U20 Championship, which begins in exactly two months. The squad will assemble in Stellenbosch again on Monday, 9 April, for a two-week camp, where they will […]

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Trio of players excused from third Junior Bok camp

Trio of players excused from third Junior Bok camp

Posted on March 20, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Recently capped Springbok Sevens player Muller du Plessis, and DHL Stormers Vodacom Super Rugby players Damian Willemse and Salmaan Moerat, will continue with their other commitments next week when the Junior Springbok training squad gathers for a third training camp in Stellenbosch as part of their preparations for the World Rugby U20 Championship. Junior Springbok […]

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Roux satisfied with progress at second Junior Bok camp

Roux satisfied with progress at second Junior Bok camp

Posted on March 9, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux was satisfied with the progress made by his training squad this week as they wrapped up their second camp in Stellenbosch on Friday. The Junior Boks are preparing for the World Rugby U20 Championship in the south of France from 30 May to 17 June. The players will have two […]

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Roux targets momentum at second Junior Bok camp

Roux targets momentum at second Junior Bok camp

Posted on March 5, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Despite some withdrawals from their wider training squad, Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux is hoping his teams’ preparations for the World Rugby U20 Championship in France from 30 May to 17 June will gain momentum when they get together for a second training camp in Stellenbosch on Tuesday. The camp, which will conclude on Friday, […]

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Nhleko added to Junior Springbok management

Nhleko added to Junior Springbok management

Posted on March 1, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Golden Lions Under-21 Championship head coach Bafana Nhleko has been added to a trimmed down Junior Springbok management team as assistant coach for the World Rugby U20 Championship in the south of France from 30 May to 17 June. The 35-year-old Nhleko, who has been in the Xerox Golden Lions’ coaching structures since 2011, replaces […]

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Roux pleased with productive Junior Bok training camp

Roux pleased with productive Junior Bok training camp

Posted on February 24, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux was pleased with the quality of the first SA Under-20 training camp, which concluded after four productive days of intense training in Stellenbosch on Friday. The Junior Springbok training squad gathered on Tuesday, and they were put through their paces with a series of skills and high-tempo conditioning sessions, which […]

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Junior Boks set for solid U20 Championship build-up

Junior Boks set for solid U20 Championship build-up

Posted on February 19, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Junior Springboks will have a solid build-up to the World Rugby U20 Championship – in the south of France from 30 May to 17 June – with four training camps and a UK tour planned to ensure that they are well prepared for the international spectacle. The team’s preparations will kick off from Tuesday […]

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Junior Boks to kick off U20 Champs in Perpignan

Junior Boks to kick off U20 Champs in Perpignan

Posted on February 14, 2018  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Junior Springboks will kick off the World Rugby U20 Championship campaign against Georgia in the southern French city of Perpignan on Wednesday, 30 May. The encounter, which will be hosted at Stade Aimé Giral at 18h30 (SA time), is the opening match of the tournament, World Rugby announced on Wednesday. Chean Roux’s team, who […]

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Junior Boks to face hosts France at 2018 U20 Championship

Junior Boks to face hosts France at 2018 U20 Championship

Posted on December 5, 2017  /  Issued by SA Rugby

The Junior Springboks have been drawn to face hosts France in Pool C of the 2018 World Rugby U20 Championship, which will be played across three cities in the south of France from Wednesday, 30 May to Sunday, 17 June. The two other teams in the Junior Boks’ pool are Ireland and Georgia. Defending champions, […]

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