Spotlight - Emile Olivier 

Name: Emile Olivier

 

Nickname:

Mila

 

Age: 31

 

Family background/ recognition:

Dad WP Rugby for Force

Dad SA Rugby Force

Mom WP Netball

 

Position:

Lock , Loose Forward 5,6,7,8 

Favourite position:

7 Flank

 

Least favourite:

Wing 11

 

Favourite Club Rugby Player:

Ryan Olivier 

 

School:

Zwaanswyk High School

 

Clubs played for:

False Bay

 

Highest honours:

Playing for New Zealand against SA in Invictus

 

Other interests outside of rugby:

My Son

 

Favourite music:

Kurt Darren, Enige Boere Musiek 

 

Favourite Movie:

Facing the Giants

 

Favourite Food:

My Moms Food 

 

Inspirational people:

Culum van Moger

 

Rugby philosophy:  

Play till your body says no! 

 

Life philosophy:

Lift while you climb 

 

Rugby goals:

To have fun and play to the best of my abilities

 

What do you like about False Bay?

False Bay is Home will always stay and never leave, the brotherhood keeps you there

 

Why the Bay?

Chris Hewetson and Bossie convinced my parents when I left school 

 

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

Friends, Family, Gees

 

Best Bay rugby moment?

Being in Final and winning in 2015 Community Shield