Quintin van Jaarsveld

Injured: 15 April 2000, aged 16, while playing for Suid Natal High School. Quintin lives at his family home in Shelley Beach, KZN and works as a sports editor.

“I broke my neck (C5 vertebra) at the age of 16 while playing scrumhalf for Hoërskool Suid-Natals first XV against Durban North College in Durban on 15 April 2000. I live in Shelly Beach and I’m a sports writer/editor at eHowzit.co.za (formerly SARugby.com, rugby365.com and South CoastF ever newspaper). God has blessed me with an amazing family as well as national and regional sports journalism awards.”

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November 3, 2015