Spotlight - Sheldon Louw

Name:  Sheldon Louw

 

Nickname:    

Shel/ Mr Louw

 

Age:      23

 

Family background/ recognition: 
I come from quite a sporty family. No famous rugby players in the family and I doubt I'll be the first but my Dad played rugby growing up so I was exposed to it at a young age.

 

Position:   

Centre

 

Favourite position:    

Inside centre

 

Least favourite:        

Wing

Favourite Club Rugby Player:

Riaan O' Neill and Sheldon Son (he wishes)

 

School:

Wynberg Boys High School

 

Clubs played for:

False Bay RFC

 

Highest honours:

U20A and 3rd XV

Other interests outside of rugby:

I enjoy hiking, hanging out with mates and staying active. The odd boogie mission from time to time

 

Favourite music:

Anything that I can break it down to

Favourite Movie:

A Knight’s Tale, The Other Guys

Favourite Food:

Good old beef burger

 

Inspirational people:

Always been a massive Roger Federer fan and as far as rugby goes Ma'a Nonu

 

Rugby philosophy:

The more you enjoy yourself the better you'll play

 

Life philosophy:

Work hard, play hard and don't take things too seriously, life's short

 

Rugby goals:

To win the league with the 3rd XV this year

 

What do you like about False Bay?

Great mates and awesome vibe

 

Why the Bay?

I don't think I would enjoy my rugby as much anywhere else

 

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

Most of my friends joined the Bay after high school and the awesome vibe


Best Bay rugby moment?

Scoring the winner against Hammies last season