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Spotlight - JT Kunneke

Name:    Johannes Tobias Kunneke

Nickname:    Had so many over the last 10 years: Tulbagh, Langes, Flying Dutchman


Age:    32


Family background:

I grew up in Tulbagh, a small town in the beautiful Boland. My parents moved to Vredenburg 5 years ago. I have a younger sister who still lives in Tulbagh and an older brother in Villiersdorp. All of them have been to The Bay, and they enjoy the rugby and the gees.





Tulbagh High 


Clubs played for:

St Georges RFC, False Bay RFC


Highest Honours: 

U/19 Boland Academic 


Inspirational people: 

Peter van Kets (Endurance Adventurer)


Rugby philosophy:

Keep Moving Forward  


Life philosophy: 

"He who is not courageous enough to take risk will accomplish nothing in life" - Muhammed Ali -


What do you like about False Bay:

I just love running out on that field on a Saturday with a bunch of mates.



Over all the years at The Bay I have played with so many awesome guys. I have lost some great mates and coaches but at The Bay their memory will live on forever.  

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