KU rugby in South Africa

Final days of the South Africa Tour


***Thursday*** Spent the day in Stellenbosch, hip to hip with the wine country. Rick had a meeting with the Director of Rugby at Stellenbosch University about player swaps and it went very well. Hopefully next season we will have a player from KU go to Stellenbosch, and one from there ...

Greetings from the Republic of South Africa!


We are staying at the Rugby Performance Camp in Riebeek West where the team is learning new skills. The game in Ellis Park vs. the Westrand Harlequins could not have gone any better. The Harlequins were celebrating their 120th anniversary in the 65,000 seat stadium for the pre-match to the ...

Hello again from the southern hemisphere...


...where the stars are brighter and there is no big dipper to be found. We went on a game drive at Kruger National Park on Saturday night and saw cape buffalo, elephant, giraffe, leopard, hyenas and impala (the McDonalds of the bush). We were back up early the next morning ...

First Greetings from the KU Rugby Team, Whiteriver, South Africa


**Greetings from South Africa!** It’s day three of our adventure, and we already have so much to share. The tour group arrived Friday evening, and after a long three days of travel, played their first match of the tour against Whiteriver. They had to hit the ground running and played ...

KU Rugby Team

Lweldon Team photo of the KU Rugby team from Aspen Ruggerfest 2013. KU Rugby team in action. Be sure to check back and we'll have more news to share on their travel to South Africa and as they take the fields to play their matches.

KU Rugby South Africa Tour 2013


**Lions and Tigers and Bears. Oh MY!!!!** No, there are no tigers or bears in South Africa, but a bunch of Kansas Rugby players and friends are headed for South Africa where they will try and keep from getting attacked by lion, and seeing the Big Five (lion, elephant, water ...

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