Glory beyond the tryline – Green and Gold and Glory


Glory beyond the tryline pays tribute to the pioneers of the game and gives an overview of the glorious highlights in the history of rugby in South Africa.

Coaches Peter de Villiers, Frans Ludeke and Pieter Roussouw speak sincerely about their faith and share their views on success and true glory.

Louis de Villiers, Rapport rugby journalist, reflects on his memories of rugby through the years, and makes no excuses for his addiction to the Green and Gold! Johan Smith joins him and expresses Player 23’s passionate love of the game from the sideline


Rugby is more than just a game. It is a reflection of the heartbeat of the people of this country. It is synonymous with sunshine, biltong and braaivleis. Since the first rugby match was played on South African soil in 1862, rugby’s rich heritage has shaped and has been shaped by our country.