The Swaziland Rugby Union were informed today that the Vultures the Botswana national side would not be travelling to Swaziland to play the return leg of the two Test Match series. The Botswana Rugby Union gave the ongoing truck drivers strike in South Africa and the fear for the safety of their players as the reason for cancelling the game. BRU President, Bob Lekan has assured the SRU that the return test Match will be played in 2012 at a later date.

Malindi Dlamini, Callum Oliver and Wilson DlaminiThe coaches waved goodbye to SKRUM Programme volunteer Callum Oliver today. Callum was in the country for sixteen days helping with the SKRUM Programme and assisting the SRU coaches with Community Coaching.

Sizeze Eswatini players passing through Kwaluseni during the Border to Border runAll the players from the national squad 'Sizeze Eswatini' took part in a fundraising Border to Border run from the Ngwenya border post in the west of the country to the border post in the east.

Tag Rugby at the Ngwenyameni Community Coaching DayDay 2 of the Community Coaching and the coaches were in the Ngwenyameni Community.













Members of the Kuvinjelweni Community in action during the coaching dayThe Community Coaching kick off in the Kuvinjelweni Community today.











The coaches made the short drive to Luve this afternoon to assist the Elephants coach with a club coaching session. SRU coach, Malindi Dlamini said "We are assisting all the club coaches with coaching sessions to get them ready for the up and coming league. We will be moving from club to club over the next few weeks to assist the coaches and players in areas they feel they need assistance"

Wilson Dlamini and Callum Oliver with ladies from the Luve market with their 'Rugby Fever Friday' Rugby jerseysThe coaches were in the town of Luve today to hold a coaching session at the Elephants Rugby Club, however. Before the coaching session the coaches gave out rugby jerseys to celebrate 'Rugby Fever Friday' at the local market.

Callum Oliver with SKRUM coach Wilson DlaminiCallum Oliver the latest volunteer to work with the SKRUM Programme and the Swaziland Rugby Union's Schools Rugby Development Programme arrived in Swaziland yesterday. Callum will be spending two weeks in Swaziland.

Swaziland Rugby Union Vice President, Vuma Nxumalo has been given the position of Chairman of Schools Rugby. Rugby Union President, Michael Collinson made the announcement today. "Schools Rugby has taken off within the Kingdom with over four hundred and fifty schools being introduced to the game in the last four years. We have Wilson Dlamini whoi is heading up Schools Rugby Coaching and we thought it was the right time...




Director of Coaching, Malindi Dlamini confirmed today that SARU have agreed to make available a referee and two referee assistance for the October 6th Test Match to be played against Botswana at the Mavuso Sports Centre. "Rugby Union President, Michael Collinson has been in contact with Andre Watson head of match officials at SARU and requested assistance from SARU. We all want the October 6th Test Match to be a huge success, with this in mind, Collinson thought it was best for all concerned...




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