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South Africa mourns Springbok legend Joost van der Westhuizen

Legendary Springbok rugby scrumhalf and captain Joost van der Westhuizen died on Monday 6 February after five years battling motor neuron disease. He was...

Watch: Springboks road trip brings out South Africans’ big hearts

The Springboks rugby squad rediscovered the warmth of South Africans as the team were left to make their own way from Cape Town to...

South Africa High Commissioner to the UK visit to Rugby School and Museum

South Africa’s High Commissioner to the UK, HE Obed Thembinkosi Mlaba will visit the Rugby School and Museum today, ahead of the 450th Anniversary of the Popular Sport (Rugby) in 2017.

Infographic: how South Africa fared in the RWC2015

South Africa gave a stellar performance in this year's Rugby World Cup, despite experiencing a shocking start when they lost in their opening match against Japan. Overall, the Springboks secured a solid third place following their 24-13 bronze play-off win against Argentina.

Springboks fly South African flag into semi-finals of Rugby World Cup

Brand South Africa joins the country in congratulating the Springboks on their well-played match against Wales in the first quarter-final of the Rugby World Cup.

Giving kids a sporting chance in life

PYP Rugby kids thumb Children need to be taught to lead an active life and the value of sport, but often this is neglected in the battle to survive. Sporting Chance is filling this gap, laying down patterns of exercise as a way of life in the young. It also offers mentorship to budding athletes.

Springboks do South Africa proud

The Springboks have once again flown the South African flag proudly in their fourth and final Group B match of the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

South African flag flies high in Birmingham

Brand South Africa today joined the nation in congratulating the Springboks for their excellent sportsmanship on the field in Birmingham as they battled Samoa in their second match of the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

Rugby’s full story: the Springbok Experience Rugby Museum

In a country that is passionate about sport, the Springbok Experience Rugby Museum displays the full story of rugby in South Africa. It opened in Cape Town on 24 September 2013 and has already been nominated for an international accolade. Visitors enjoy the high level of interaction offered within its walls.

South Africa’s Rugby World Cup journey

As the kick-off to the Rugby World Cup in England draws closer, we look back at the highs and lows of South Africa's performances since it rejoined the sport internationally in 1992. Since then, the Springboks have won the tournament twice and hope to make it third time lucky this year. The Boks' first game in this World Cup is against Japan on 19 September in Brighton.

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