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Spotlight - Sheldon Son

Name: Sheldon Son


Nickname: Miagi


Age: 29



I come from a sporting background where most of my family participated in various sports such as soccer, cricket, netball and hockey. I decided to try something new and try rugby, it was the best decision and I've never looked back since.



Centre, Wing


Favourite position:

Outside Centre 


Least Favourite position:



Favourite club player :

Jodi Reyneke mainly because of his freakishly large guns and he's not a bad rugby player either.


Favourite movie:

Notebook and Pearl Harbor 


Favourite food:

Anything made by my mom



Parktown Boys High School

Other clubs:

Pirates, Johannesburg 


Highest Honours:

Pirates 1st XV and every time I put in the Bay jersey 


Other interests:

I enjoy spending time with family and friends often talking about rugby.


Inspirational people:

Cristian Cullen, the first time I saw him play I knew I wanted to ply rugby and it made me realize that you don't always have to be the biggest, fastest or strongest to make a difference.


Rugby philosophy:

Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard.


Life philosophy:

Chows a chow


Rugby Goals:

Enjoy playing this beautiful game for as long as I can.


False Bay:

The friends I make on the rugby field are friends for life.

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