Task team confident of reducing serious injuries

The team travelled to East London earlier this month to host a workshop that provided Border’s key rugby role-players with some easy-to-implement practical tips and strategies to deal effectively with serious injuries. “We identified that little, if any, medical...

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Sunday Times interview with Morne du Plessis

Fund chairman Morne du Plessis spoke to Duane Heath of the Sunday Times about the 30-year anniversary of the Fund and his role in the future of Cape Town sport. Below is the full story. HE might have given away his last remaining Springbok jersey years ago, but that...

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A tribute to Mike Meintjes

The Memorial Service for Fund legend Mike Meintjes was held recently in Cape Town. Read chairman Morne du Plessis' tribute here... "Our dear friend and trustee Mike Meintjes passed away peacefully in the early hours of Sunday morning, 11 September. "As many of you...

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Rest in peace Tubby Tuebes

It is with an extremely heavy heart that we inform you of the peaceful passing this morning of our dear friend and dedicated Trustee Tubby Teubes. As Tubby's friends will know, he had made significant progress in his recovery after suffering a stroke late last year,...

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Players’ Fund welcomes Laura Edge

With the imminent arrival of the first Players' Fund baby to Tori Gardner - the Fund's Marketing and Events Coordinator, there was an empty desk looking for a home for 4 months while Tori settles into motherhood. Laura Edge was awarded the position of Marketing and...

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The Players’ Fund first baby

It is with so much excitement that we welcome the Fund's first baby!! Maxwell Hilton Gardner was born on Thursday 26th February and weighed in at a hefty 3.6kg. Congratulations to Johnny and Tori Gardner on this gorgeous little man. We hope that you enjoy this new...

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