Lions and Swys de Bruin have agreed on bringing continuity and stability in the Union, this following the appointment of De Bruin as Head Coach, at the end of 2017 Super Rugby Season. 


De Bruin, who is currently Johan Ackerman’s Assistant Coach, is quite please to have extended his relationship with the Lions Union. 

“Company is pleased to announce that De Bruin has put pen to paper for the position of Head Coach at the Lions”  said CEO Rudolf Staeuli 

Swys de bruin had this to say, “I am thankful for the trust board of directors put in and look forward to the challenge. For now we are still totally focused on our campaign in 2017 super rugby season” 

This is an imperative decision taken by the Lions, as some of their key players have also extended thier contracts.