Spotlight - Dewald Claassen

Name:      Dewald Claassen

 

Nickname:

Dewies

 

Age:   23

 

Family background/ recognition:

My Dad played rugby and my brother plays too.  

 

Position:

Flyhalf and fullback

 

Favourite position:  

Flyhalf

Least favourite:                        

Scrumhalf

 

Favourite Club Rugby Player:

Andri Claassen

 

School:       

Tygerberg HS

 

Clubs played for:

Harlequins; False Bay

 

Highest honours:

Cheetahs o/19 Currie Cup

 

Other interests outside of rugby:

Golf

 

Favourite music:

Electro house ; EDM

 

Favourite Movie:

Facing the Giants

 

Favourite Food:

Braai

 

Inspirational people:

Dan Carter

 

Rugby philosophy:

Express yourself the best you can and never stop learning.

 

Life philosophy:

Be the best you can be, good or bad and stay faithful and humble.

 

What do you like about False Bay?

It's a family club and we are one big brotherhood.

 

Why the Bay?

Closest to home.

 

What attracted you to the Bay and what keeps you here?

Great people and passion for the game.

 

Best Bay rugby moment?      

Me and my brother playing together.