Tori pays English friends a visit

Just before Easter, Tori Gardner (Marketing & Events Coordinator of the Players’ Fund) spent 3 days in the UK visiting old and new friends of the Players’ Fund, before heading to France to attend a friend’s wedding in Pierry. The first stop of the...

Farewell to Eleanor Kloppers

At the end of June we bid farewell to our office angel, the Mother Ship and rock solid – Eleanor Kloppers. After almost 7 years of service to the Fund she took up an administrative role at the Grove School in Claremont. There she will be able to spend more time...

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...

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...

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....