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South Africans boost Whites.

August 31, 2013
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South Africans boost Whites.

This is the South African quartet that has helped put Queanbeyan on the verge of ending its grand final drought. But if Whites coach Adam Fahey has his way, he won’t see them again next season. Date August 31, 2013 Jon Tuxworth Sports reporter at The Canberra Times HP Momsen, Altus Momsen, Marco Kotze...
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Five South African born players to take on the Lions for the Brumbies.

June 17, 2013
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Five South African born players to take on the Lions for the Brumbies.

In 2001, minus the majority of their stars away with the Wallabies, the Brumbies went pain-stakingly close to knocking the Lions over at Canberra Stadium. A late try to Austin Healey saved the Lions, who won 30-28, but it was a moment Brumbies supporters have not forgotten and will be hoping to go one...
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Posted in British & Irish Lions Tour 2013 | 13 Comments »

Jake White Scholarship announced

March 19, 2013
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Jake White Scholarship announced

A high-performing South African student will receive a chance to study in Australia under a new scholarship announced today. By Brumbies Media Unit Jake White chats with a fellow former South African representative, Clyde Rathbone. The University of Canberra Brumbies Scholarship for General Excellence, known as the ‘Jake White Scholarship’, includes University of Canberra...
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Brumbies offers ‘Jake White Scholarship’ to South African students

March 15, 2013
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A high-performing South African student will receive a chance to study in Australia under a new scholarship announced today.
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Welcome Professor Jake White

February 21, 2013
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Jake White has been recognised as an Adjunct Professor by the University of Canberra, with the Brumbies Principal Partner keen to use his expert rugby knowledge for the betterment of their institution.
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Brumbies coach Jake White not happy with Robbie Deans’ Wallabies plans

February 7, 2013
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Brumbies coach Jake White not happy with Robbie Deans’ Wallabies plans

BEWILDERED Brumbies coach Jake White believes Wallabies plans to strip Australian Super Rugby teams of their Test players for crucial penultimate round matches are blatantly unfair. by:Jim Morton From:AAP January 30, 2013 3:29pm Jake White says the Brumbies will suffer most if Robbie Deans gets his way and players are plucked early for a Wallabies...
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Execution over innovation

November 16, 2012
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Execution over innovation

It is a term one of the most successful coaches of Springbok rugby used on the magazine show Boots & All last night to describe Heyneke Meyer and our current Springbok playing style.
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Where will it stop?

November 6, 2012
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Where will it stop?

It is one thing to look for sympathy when you have to deal with a hand you were dealt, but you will find very little if the position you find yourself in was because of your own doing.
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Posted in Columnists | 8 Comments »

Wallabies forwards get rev-up from White

September 7, 2012
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Wallabies forwards get rev-up from White

SPRINGBOKS World Cup-winning coach Jake White has called on the Wallabies forwards to dramatically lift their standards against South Africa tomorrow night, otherwise they will suffer their third straight humiliating Test loss. “The real issue is the Wallabies forwards are not gaining any ascendancy at the gain line so the backs have no platform...
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White expresses concern over Meyer’s ‘style’

August 30, 2012
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White expresses concern over Meyer’s ‘style’

There’s a problem with Heyneke Meyer’s Springbok coaching style, says former Bok mentor, Jake White.
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Posted in Expert Opinion, Springboks | 30 Comments »

‘No-name’ Brumbies to test Wales, says White

June 12, 2012
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‘No-name’ Brumbies to test Wales, says White

In Jake White’s own words, his “no-name” Brumbies have been lumped with a huge challenge to take down the second-best side that Six Nations champions Wales can muster in their mid-week tour match on Tuesday. By AAP, 12 Jun 2012 But the Brumbies coach insists his squad have made a habit of performing beyond the...
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Posted in Incoming Tours | 3 Comments »

Demons get taste of Jake White ‘magic’

June 5, 2012
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Demons get taste of Jake White ‘magic’

He conquered international rugby and has led a Super Rugby revival in Canberra, but Jake White says he’s not preparing for a code swap to the AFL despite tasting instant success with the Melbourne Demons. Chris Dutton June 5, 2012 Brumbies head coach Jake White sat in the box with the Melbourne Demons last...
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Posted in Rugby Personalities | 6 Comments »

Meyer about to face his biggest test

April 18, 2012
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Meyer about to face his biggest test

It might be a strange thing to say, but Heyneke Meyer is about to be tested in a way he has never been tested in before during his career as a professional coach, and it won’t be on a rugby field.
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Brumbies re-sign talented 5

April 18, 2012
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Brumbies re-sign talented 5

The University of Canberra Brumbies have taken huge steps towards retaining their promising young squad with the re-signing of five players on Wednesday.
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White warns of big game hunt in South Africa

April 16, 2012
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White warns of big game hunt in South Africa

BRUMBIES coach Jake White has warned his young side to prepare for a baptism of fire during their two-match safari in South Africa. Jon Tuxworth April 16, 2012 The Brumbies fly out of Canberra today, and White expects the rugby-mad South Africans to try to unsettle his youthful squad. White guided the Springboks to...
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Jake the miracle worker

March 27, 2012
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Jake the miracle worker

He might not be everybody’s cup of tea, but Jake White is performing miracles at the Brumbies Super Rugby franchise.
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Posted in Columnists, Super Rugby, SupeRugby | 34 Comments »

Are our coaches not up to scratch?

March 8, 2012
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Are our coaches not up to scratch?

JJ Harmse ask the question in his latest column whether SA coaches are in fact below par compared to those around the world?
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Posted in Expert Opinion, General Discussions | 16 Comments »

Brumbies easily account for Force in trial

February 6, 2012
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Brumbies coach Jake White has enjoyed a dream start with his new Super Rugby side after they cruised to a 25-0 trial victory over the Western Force at Rugby Park in Darwin on Saturday night. February 5, 2012 Brumbies 25 Force 0 In what was the first trial match of the year for both...
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White takes time to find Brumbies’ leader

February 1, 2012
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White takes time to find Brumbies’ leader

Brumbies coach Jake White says he’ll use his team’s opening trial matches to unearth his captain, dismissing suggestions the job has all but been entrusted to back-row recruit Ben Mowen. February 1, 2012 “I’ve been lucky enough that I’ve been working with this group and the majority have been with me since July but...
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University deal may lure South Africans to Brumbies

February 1, 2012
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University deal may lure South Africans to Brumbies

“Every day I get calls from dads in South Africa asking where I suggest their kid can play.” say Jake White Chris Dutton February 1, 2012 – 12:00PM Ben Alexander models the Brumbies’ new strip. Photo: Stuart Walmsley ACT Brumbies coach Jake White wants to use a new alliance with the University of Canberra as...
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New generation of Super Rugby back-row captains look to inspire

January 31, 2012
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New generation of Super Rugby back-row captains look to inspire

BACK-ROW skippers are the flavour of the month in Super Rugby with David Pocock’s Western Force ascension kicking off three captaincy appointments. January 31, 2012 Leadership material … David Pocock. While world-class ball scavenger Pocock succeeded veteran Force lock Nathan Sharpe on Monday, the NSW Waratahs are set to name fellow Wallabies flanker Rocky...
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White ‘open’ to England job

November 27, 2011
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White ‘open’ to England job

Jake White, who coached South Africa to 2007 World Cup success, dropped a hint on Sunday that he would welcome an approach to succeed Martin Johnson as England coach.
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Posted in Rugby Personalities | 6 Comments »

Brumbies introduce Eye Gym

November 21, 2011
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Brumbies introduce Eye Gym

As part of their commitment to provide players with the best rugby program in the world, Brumbies coaching staff have introduced the Eye Gym in an effort to sharpen responses and improve vision. By Brumbies Media Unit Brumbies Head Coach Jake White with Sherylle Calder. Set up on laptops in the team’s computer room,...
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White: ‘Blame SA Rugby’ & more criticism of RWC refs

October 18, 2011
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White: ‘Blame SA Rugby’ & more criticism of RWC refs

Current Springbok coach, Peter de Villiers, received some sympathy from an unlikely source – World Cup winning coach Jake White.
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Posted in Expert Opinion, Springboks, World Cup 2011 | 7 Comments »

‘Allister must succeed PDV’

August 23, 2011
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‘Allister must succeed PDV’

Jake White has given Allister Coetzee his vote of confidence to succeed Peter de Villiers when the current Springbok coach’s tenure comes to an end.
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Posted in Opinion | 115 Comments »

Jake backs All Blacks

April 28, 2011
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Jake backs All Blacks

The man who won the last Rugby World Cup has endorsed the All Blacks’ prospects of finally ending their 24-year drought at the global tournament in New Zealand later this year.
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Posted in Expert Opinion, World Cup 2011 | 13 Comments »

Jake White gets Brumbies job

April 27, 2011
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Jake White gets Brumbies job

Rugby World Cup winning coach Jake White has been appointed Head Coach of the CA Technologies’ Brumbies for the next four seasons.
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Jake heading to Oz?

March 25, 2011
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Jake heading to Oz?

Former Springbok coach, Jake White, has been linked to many jobs over the last 3 years but it seems he might just have found his first permanent placement since stepping down as Springbok coach.
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