Posts Tagged ‘Golden Lions Rugby Union’

  • GLRU appoints Meintjes as deputy

    Dec 3, 18 • 2136 Views • General News, NationalComments Off on GLRU appoints Meintjes as deputy

    The Golden Lions Rugby Union is proud to announce that Stephen Meintjes has been co-opted as a deputy to the Executive Committee. Meintjes is not a new face at the Lions. He started his career as a referee for the union in 1985. He was appointed as Chairman...

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  • Golden Lions Rugby Union announce new President

    Sep 18, 18 • 3704 Views • General News, National, Super RugbyComments Off on Golden Lions Rugby Union announce new President

    Following the resignation of former Golden Lions Rugby Union president Kevin de Klerk last month, the union is pleased to announce that Neville Jardine has been appointed as the newly elected president. He thanked the Lions rugby fraternity for their support....

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  • Lions Craven Week teams announcement

    Jun 9, 17 • 2862 Views • General News, SchoolComments Off on Lions Craven Week teams announcement

    The Golden Lions Rugby Union, hosts of the Under 18 Craven Week at St Stithians College from 17-22 July in Johannesburg, has included nine players in their final Under 18 Craven Week side that was part of the team that were in action in the main event against...

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  • Gilbert extends 5 year agreement as the Official Ball of the Lions as well as GLRU Schools Rugby.

    Jan 26, 17 • 2214 Views • General NewsComments Off on Gilbert extends 5 year agreement as the Official Ball of the Lions as well as GLRU Schools Rugby.

    In 1823 a Gilbert Ball was used in the very first game of Rugby Football- 194 years later we’re still going from strength to strength. Throughout the centuries, we have been trusted by the rugby family worldwide to produce a quality product specifically...

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  • Rhino appointed as official supplier to Golden Lions Rugby Union South Africa

    Dec 1, 16 • 2035 Views • General NewsComments Off on Rhino appointed as official supplier to Golden Lions Rugby Union South Africa

    Rhino Rugby South Africa (Pty) Ltd is proud to announce a new Official Supplier Agreement with the Golden Lions Rugby Union which will see Rhino supplying the world’s best Scrumming Equipment and Rugby Technical Training Equipment to the Lions Super Rugby...

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  • Three Lions invited by Barbarians

    Oct 28, 16 • 1811 Views • General News, InternationalComments Off on Three Lions invited by Barbarians

    The Golden Lions Rugby Union is proud to announce that three of their Super Rugby stars, all of whom are forwards, have been invited by the Barbarians for their three matches against the Springboks, the Czech Republic and Fiji. Akker van der Merwe (hooker),...

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  • GLRU announce new acquisitions

    Oct 24, 16 • 2187 Views • General NewsComments Off on GLRU announce new acquisitions

    The Lions Rugby Company (Pty) Ltd. is proud to announce the following procurements at senior and junior level as well as to wish the players leaving us all the best for their future endeavours. “I would like to express gratitude to the players leaving us,...

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  • Lions’ Ferreira joins Springboks

    Oct 20, 16 • 1356 Views • General NewsComments Off on Lions’ Ferreira joins Springboks

    JP Ferreira, defense coach and technical analyst at the Golden Lions Rugby Union, has been seconded to the Springbok management team for the end of year tour. This announcement was made by SA Rugby during the two day rugby indaba that took place in Cape Town....

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  • Both GLRU junior teams qualify for semi’s

    Sep 28, 16 • 1914 Views • General NewsComments Off on Both GLRU junior teams qualify for semi’s

    Hard work, good contracting and investing in the youth of Gauteng has paid dividends for the Golden Lions Rugby Union with both the Under 19 and Under 21 sides who qualified for their respective semi-finals. The Unions’ Under 21’s ended second on the log...

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  • GLRU and LeadSA join forces

    Mar 29, 16 • 14822 Views • General News, Super Rugby, Vodacom CupComments Off on GLRU and LeadSA join forces

    The Golden Lions Rugby Union and LeadSA have joined forces in the fight against racism. Lead SA is a personal call to every person to make a difference. We all have a responsibility to make the world a better place. It could be as simple as making a stranger...

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  • GOLDEN LIONS RUGBY UNION WELCOMES RUDOLF STRAEULI

    Nov 1, 13 • 4546 Views • General News, National, South Africa, Super Rugby, Super Rugby NewsComments Off on GOLDEN LIONS RUGBY UNION WELCOMES RUDOLF STRAEULI

    The Golden Lions Rugby Union is pleased to announce the appointment of ex-Springbok coach Rudolf Straeuli, as General Manager: Professional Rugby and Commercial. Straeuli’s appointment will commence immediately and the role will see him manage all senior...

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  • GLRU forms new partnership with Canterbury South Africa

    Jan 25, 13 • 1936 Views • General News, NationalComments Off on GLRU forms new partnership with Canterbury South Africa

    The Golden Lions Rugby Union is pleased to announce a new sponsorship agreement with one of South Africa’s leading sports brands – Canterbury South Africa. The iconic rugby brand, whose current contracts range from international teams such as the...

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  • 2013 Lions squad confirmed

    Jan 15, 13 • 3077 Views • General News, NationalComments Off on 2013 Lions squad confirmed

    The Golden Lions Rugby Union is pleased to confirm the 35-man MTN Lions squad that will participate in the Lions Challenge series.   MTN Lions final squad:   Gavin Annandale Martin Bezuidenhout Michael Bondesio Marnitz Boshoff JJ Breet Willie Britz...

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  • Coca-Cola opts to cease sponsorship of Ellis Park Stadium

    Jan 8, 13 • 2451 Views • General News, NationalComments Off on Coca-Cola opts to cease sponsorship of Ellis Park Stadium

    The Golden Lions Rugby Union would like to announce that popular beverage company Coca-Cola has chosen not to renew their naming right sponsorship of Ellis Park Stadium. Coca-Cola, who have been the naming rights sponsor of the stadium since 2008, have chosen...

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  • New agreement between GLRU and John Mitchell

    Nov 23, 12 • 2355 Views • General News, South AfricaComments Off on New agreement between GLRU and John Mitchell

    The Golden Lions Rugby Union would like to announce a new agreement that has been reached between the Union and coach John Mitchell. Mitchell will, with immediate effect, assume the position of technical advisor to the MTN Golden Lions, with assistant coach...

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  • Mitchell looks ahead to future at Lions

    Nov 13, 12 • 2259 Views • General News, NationalComments Off on Mitchell looks ahead to future at Lions

    Lions head coach John Mitchell returned to work at the Golden Lions Rugby Union offices yesterday morning, following a four month period of absence, and is looking forward to his future at the Union. Mitchell is in the process of settling back in at the Lions...

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  • Springboks and the All Blacks Test on 6 October 2012

    Aug 3, 12 • 4180 Views • General News, International, Rugby Championship News, Springbok News, Springboks, The Rugby ChampionshipComments Off on Springboks and the All Blacks Test on 6 October 2012

    It was announced by the South African Rugby Union that the Test match between the Springboks and the All Blacks on 6 October 2012 will be played at Soccer City. To avoid any possible misunderstanding, the Golden Lions Rugby Union and Coca- Cola Park...

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  • Golden Lions Rugby Union Celebrate Madiba’s Birthday with Underprivileged

    Jul 18, 11 • 2118 Views • NationalComments Off on Golden Lions Rugby Union Celebrate Madiba’s Birthday with Underprivileged

    July 18 – The Golden Lions Rugby Union invited children from the Abraham Kriel Children’s Home to join them on Mandela Day – Monday, 18 July 2011 – to watch a training and gym session, meet the players, have lunch with them, pose for photos, collect...

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