NAME: Edwin ......

POSITION: Back Row Forward

AGE: 24

HEIGHT: 187cm

WEIGHT: 100kg


SEEKING: Professional Rugby Club Contract



South Africa


Personal Overview

Edwin Jansen is a 23 year old back row or lock player from South Africa. He has a never die attatude and is looking to take on a new challenge abroad. he is always striving to be the hardest worker on the field and give everything for his teammates. His main focus is playing 15's, but developed many skills such as agility and looking for space throuh playing sevens the last couple of years. He is a physical and highly motivated player who is strong on defence and loves running with the ball and always willing to learn more and improve his game. He has good leadership ability and was captain of multiple teams the last couple of years such as the UJ's Varsity cup team in 2020. He also finished his diploma in Architecture at the University of Johannesburg in 2019. 

Previous Clubs

  • 2016 - Lions U/19 Rugby union
  • 2017 - UJ (University of Johannesburg)
  • 2018 - Lions U/21 Rugby Union

Coaching References

Coach R Botha (Coach 2014 and 2015)

082 940 2199



Coach Tumi (UJ Young Guns & u/21 Head Coach 2017)

082 838 2512


Coach Skollie (UJ 1st Team & USSA’s  Head Coach 2018)

071 410 3925


Coach Dewey Swartbooi (UJ 1st Team, USSA’s & Varsity Cup Head Coach, 2019 & 2020)

082 225 8528 


Coach Denzil Frans (UJ 1st Team, USSA’s & Varsity Cup Forward Coach, 2019 & 2020)

082 333 1999


Coach Joey Mongalo (Lions U/19) 

082 998 0808


Coach Niel de bruin (Lions U/19)

028 470 6165


Coach Kwagga Loubscher (2014 coach)

083 652 3564


Coach Baffanna (U/21 Lions) 

084 806 3275


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