The coaching team in charge of preparations for the up and coming Test Match against Botswana have cut the training squad to twenty four players. Following the last training session the selection committee sat for over two hours selecting the final twenty four players. Rugby Union President Michael Collinson made the announcement yesterday at the Rugby Union's offices. "We have have the twenty two players who will be travelling to Botswana at the end of the month with two none travelling reserves...
Matthew du Pont the SRU U/19's coach was buried over the weekend. Matthew died from injuries he received when he was stopping a man from severely beating a women. Matthew was buried on his familys farm in Malkerns. The whole Swazi rugby family atteneded his funeral to bid a true hero and a great friend.
Swaziland Schools Rugby have a new Schools Rugby Development Coach. The announcement was made today at the Rugby Union offices. Wilson Dlamini we take over as Schools Rugby Development Coach as of Monday May 7th. SRU President Michael Collinson said he was pleased with the decision to have Wilson as the new Schools Rugby Devlopment Coach
The SRU have called the National Training Squad to training this weekend, Saturday April 28th at the Princess Pholile Sports Ground in Malkerns. The squad were given a weeks break, but will be back on the training field this weekend in preparation for the up and coming test mathces against Botswana in June and August.
Mr Fakudze the head teacher at Lobamba National High was very pleased to see the coaches arrive at his school yesterday, because his school is the latest school to join the Swaziland Rugby Union's 2012 Schools Rugby Programme. SRU coach Naomi du Pont handed over the rugby balls to Mr Fakudze after holding a coaching ssession at the school.