Spotlight - Miggie Bloor

Name:                                         Miggie Bloor

 

Nickname:                                 Miggie

 

Age:                                            That’s my business

 

Education (School, Tertiary):          

Matric WBHS; Diploma in Business Management

 

Rugby or sporting background:       

Captain of all sides played at school – the lowest team

 

Clubs played for:                           

Claremont Cricket Club: Not good enough to play rugby

 

Position played or role if never played: 

Scrumhalf, centre

 

Rugby philosophy:

Play hard, play to win but enjoy the game even if you lose

 

Life philosophy:

Strive to improve life and learn from the setbacks  

 

Rugby highlight as a player:

Scoring my one and only try against Bergvliet High School

 

Rugby highlight in your role:

Being awarded my honours badge from Louis de Waal

 

Favourite Club Player:

Every single False Bay player

 

Favourite Coach:

Okkie le Roux (father of Ollie le Roux)

 

Family background / make up (if you want to share this):

Have a wonderful family – loving, caring wife, a go-getter elder son (who grew up at False Bay) and a younger son who you all know (he is loud enough for all to hear – go TB!!!)

 

How do you chill?

Having a beer/braai with mates (Graham, Jon etc)

 

What are your aspirations for the Bay?

To receive Life Membership (to have my name on the

Honours board)

 

What is it about the Bay that inspires you?

The wonderful Committee and the “gees”

 

Who at False Bay inspires you?

Louis de Waal, Graham Garbers, Jon Harris and my two boys

 

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

I love to spend time with my family (not enough time though), enjoy cricket and having a beer or ten with my

mates (12 beers if Garbs and Jon are there!!!)