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Alex Lourens

Hometown: Durban, South Africa


Rugby Experience: Glenwood High school rugby, Crusaders Rugby club, Glenwood Old Boys Rugby Club, Armentum Hostel Rugby, Kroonstad Rugby Club, Griffons Rugby Union, Varsity College Rugby Club.

Coaching: Chelsea Prep School, Grey College Rugby Academy, Varsity College Rugby Club, Palmer CC


Coming from South Africa, rugby is a huge part of my life. I started playing rugby when I was just 5 years old and played for 20 years with various schools, clubs, varsity, and regional teams. Towards the end of my playing career, I took up coaching. I started with coaching children 5-7 years of age and building them up with the basics needed to play rugby. I then progressed to coaching at the high school level and eventually moved on to coaching club rugby before coming to study at Palmer. I am eager to develop the game of rugby even further at Palmer, and help all players be the best they can be on and off the pitch.


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