Updated Junior Springbok media schedule - Friday, 24 June 2016


Friday, 24 June 2016

Updated Junior Springbok media schedule

This schedule is for planning purposes only and not for publication.

Note to Editors: Please note that the captain’s run on Friday has been moved from 16h00 to 14h00.

Media are advised of the Junior Springbok media schedule for the team’s last three days at the World Rugby Under-20 Championship in Manchester. The competition concludes on Saturday, 25 June.

For more information or telephonic interview requests, please contact Zeena Isaacs, Junior Springbok Media Manager, on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or +447391674369.

The schedule is in UK time to accommodate the media attending the tournament. Please note that South African time is one hour ahead of Manchester.

Date and UK Time

Media Opportunity 


Friday, 24 June – 14h00

Junior Springbok team to face Argentina announced via press release


Friday, 24 June – 14h00

Captain’s run – First 10 minutes open to media for visuals and interviews

Burnage RFC

Saturday, 25 June – 14h30

Junior Springboks vs Argentina (World Rugby U20 Championship bronze playoff)

Match report to be distributed to media. 

The coach and captain will also attend the official media conference after the match

AJ Bell Stadium

Sunday, 26 June – 14h00

Team departure press release to be distributed


Issued by SA Rugby Corporate Affairs


For further information, please contact
Andy Colquhoun
GM: Corporate Affairs
+27 (0) 21 928 7010
+27 (0) 82 926 0789
Rayaan Adriaanse
Media Manager
+27 (0) 21 928 7013
+27 (0) 82 999 0022
De Jongh Borchardt
Springbok Media Manager
+27 (0) 21 928 7021
+27 (0) 82 999 9979
Andrea Pharaoh
+27 (0) 21 928 7011
+27 (0) 76 812 9046

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