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Spotlight - Sidney Raaths

Name:                                                            Sydney Raaths


Nickname:                                                     Syd


Age:                                                                34


Family background/ recognition:

Played rugby from u/09, My dad inspired me with his rugby career in Carlton league in Pretoria. Loved the game from a young age.





Favourite position:



Least favourite:



Favourite Club Rugby Player:

Graham Knoop



Outeniqua High School


Clubs played for:

Durban Collegians, George Rugby Club, NWU Pukke, Pirates Rugby Club, Pretoria Police, False Bay


Other interests outside of rugby:

Golf , Family


Favourite music::

Jack Johnson

Favourite Movie:

Any Animation


Favourite Food:

Pizza & Braai Vleis, Koeksisters


Inspirational people:

My Dad, Sallie Raaths, The Ultimate Hooker of all time – Ulie Schmidt


Rugby philosophy:

You are just as good as your last game!


Life philosophy:

Matt 6:33 "But seek you first the kingdom of God, and His righteousness; and all these things shall be added to you"


Rugby goals:

False Bay 1st Team


What do you like about False Bay?

Great structures, Camaraderie, family orientated nature, and the GEES!!


Why The Bay?

Best Club in Cape Town


Best Bay rugby moment?

Playing with my Brother Zander Raaths that's 12 years younger than me for the first time..

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