John Smit is set to become the new CEO of the Sharks and will take up his official postition on 1 July 2013. With stadium violence a concern at Kings Park, his year won’t be “a look and learn,” he will hit the ground running. Click through to listen
News broke earlier this week that former Springbok captain, John Smit would be filling the role of Sharks Rugby Union CEO in the forthcoming months. We have him live on 2ovFM at 11h00 to talk about his new job
Rumours began circulating at the end of last week that former Springbok captain and current Saracens hooker, John Smit would return to South Africa to fulfill the role of Chief Executive Officer at the Sharks Rugby Union. Those rumours have been confirmed. Smit will replace current chief executive Brian van Zyl, who will mentor Smit […]
Jacob Zuma vs. Trevor Manuel. John Smit for Sharks CEO? The Queen will be at Thatcher’s funeral. Mandelas fighting over Madiba fortune again. Kate Upton and P Diddy? Singapore home listed at R2 billion. Sim City for Mac coming out soon. Vettel not sorry.
John Smit’s final farewell to the Mr Price Kings Park faithful takes place on Friday 22 June 2012. John will bid an emotional goodbye to those who have supported him over the past 10 years when his Barney’s Army side play the Sharks. The game is in celebration of the launch of the John Smit […]
The Springboks customarily receive a flurry of questions from Australian media, and a warm welcome from South African expats, when landing in Sydney. Not so much yesterday, when they arrived at around 8pm local time to be greeted by green and gold wearing…crickets. “Where is everybody?” joked captain John Smit.
Moments after John Smit announced he would be leaving the Sharks and joining English club side Saracens for two seasons after the 2011 World Cup, well-known author and rugby pundit, Dan Retief weighed in with his opinion on Twitter. Smit replied, with a perfectly weighted volley of wit. Check out the tweets after the jump.
As The Rugby World Cup draws near, an important part of the psychological preparation of any team is knowing that their nation is behind them. And what could be an easier way of showing your love and support in this age of pressurised, desk-bound work than with the combined tools of the the interwebs, and […]
It seems that social media impersonators are creating a bit of discomfort within the Springbok camp. While I’m not sure I have found any that are intended to deceive the public (and media), I did find a rather comical example dedicated to one Bakkies Botha. More after the jump.
Apart from electrifying conversation, world-class programming and phone-ins from the likes of Ard Matthews and Cokey Falkow (plus a ton of listeners calling in and winning prizes from Havaianas and Sunglass Hut), we also played some killer tunes. Check check check it out.. PLAYLIST Kiss Me – Indecent Obsession Armada Latina – Cypress Hill Red […]
Current World Cup Champ, Springbok captain, the most capped rugby captain in world history and possibly BP’s only hope in stopping the oil spill, John Smit, will be joining us LIVE in the studio for 2oceansvibe Radio this Friday. John Smit receives word that he will be on 2oceansvibe Radio Besides Friday being the first […]
Yesterday we brought you images of the gang of individuals stalking Springbok Captain, John Smit, at every book signing that he goes to (for the launch of his new book – “Captain in the Cauldron.“ They were up in arms over some things that were said in John’s book and have been following him around […]
2oceansvibe Character (The Barndog), Springbok rugby captain and global superhero, John Smit, is getting to grips with his new Twitter account, as we see him cross the two week mark. Well done, Barndog! With unique insight into a world others have little chance of experiencing, we are now blessed with such glorious tweets as this […]
Here it is – all yours! Click here to check out the interview we had with John before the launch of his book. Then scroll down to the link below to buy the new book! Springbok Captain, John Smit and his new book “CAPTAIN IN THE CAULDRON” Captain in the Cauldron – The John Smit […]
Those of you who watched the recent interview I did with 2oceansvibe Character, The Barndog (AKA Springbok captain, John Smit) will know that besides discussing his new book (launches on the 15th, due to an EMBARGO), we also discussed Twitter and all things tweet related. In the video I also mentioned how I had hand-reared […]
We caught up with 2oceansvibe Character (The Barn Dog) and Springbok captain, John Smit last week during his short visit to Cape Town. There was loads to talk about, including his new black eye, the similarities between 2oceansvibe’s blog awards and the Springbok trophies, as well as his new book – “Captain In The Cauldron.” […]