Spotlight - Brendan Fogarty 

 

Name:                       Brendan Fogarty 

 

Nickname:              Fogs 

 

Age:                        46 

 

Education:           Grey High School PE - Rhodes University 

 

Rugby or sporting background: 

Rugby, cricket, athletics at school and some club cricket 

 

Clubs played for:    

Rhodes University 

 

Position played:

Lock and prop 

 

Rugby philosophy :

The ball needs to move with pace and precision and skill beats brawn 

 

Life philosophy:

Try and make difference 

 

Rugby highlight as a player:

My time playing for Rhodes 

 

Rugby highlight in your role:

Seeing players grow into good men 

 

Favourite Club Player:

All players who love game 

 

Favourite Coach:

Basil Bey, Jeremy de Kock and Richard Skeeles all taught me so much 

 

Family background:

I grew up in the Eastern Cape 

 

How do you chill?

Reading, fishing, family 

 

What are your aspirations for the Bay?  

For the Bay to be a home away from home for all! 

 

What is it about the Bay that inspires you?

I love the people who make up the whole club, players, administrators and spectators 

 

Who at False Bay inspires you?

All who give so generously of their time to make its such a great place 

 

What do you do to relax or what are your interests outside of rugby?

Teaching