South African rugby player known for playing on popular South African teams the Sharks and the Blue Bulls. He has over 10,000 followers on Twitter and over 60,000 followers on Instagram.
He began his youth career with the Eastern Province Kings in 2004.
In 2015, he was fined $20,000 for his use of a homophobic slur in reference to another player.
He married Angelique Gerber in 2016. They have one son and they had twin girls in February of 2018.
He played alongside Flip van der Merwe on the Blue Bulls.