James Verity-Amm rugby player
James Verity-Amm rugby player

James Verity-Amm

8th Jun 1994 1.92m/97kg Fullback

James Nicholas Verity-Amm, born on 8 June 1994 in Kroonstad, South Africa, is a versatile South African rugby union player. He currently represents the Bulls in the United Rugby Championship and the Blue Bulls in the Currie Cup. Verity-Amm is known for his ability to play as both a winger and a full-back, showcasing his versatility and adaptability on the field.

Verity-Amm's rugby journey began in his youth, where he represented Western Province at the U19 level in 2013. His talent and dedication led to his inclusion in the U20 squad in 2014, further solidifying his potential as a rising star.

In 2015, Verity-Amm joined UWC (University of the Western Cape) in the Varsity Cup, where he made a significant impact by becoming the top try-scorer in the league. His outstanding performances caught the attention of the selectors, and he was subsequently chosen to represent the Western Province U21 Currie Cup side, further advancing his rugby career.

The following year, Verity-Amm made the move to Perth, Australia, to join the Future Force. In 2017, he made his Super Rugby debut with the Western Force, where he showcased his skills and proved his ability to compete at the highest level. He made eight appearances for the Force during the season, contributing to the team's success as they finished in second place in the Australian Conference.

In November 2017, Verity-Amm signed a one-year contract with the Brumbies for the 2018 Super Rugby season. Although his time with the Brumbies was relatively brief, it provided him with valuable experience and an opportunity to further develop his game.

Throughout his career, Verity-Amm has also represented other teams. In 2020 and 2021, he played for Griquas, making 12 appearances and scoring 35 points for the team. Since 2021, he has been a member of the Bulls, making three appearances for the team. Additionally, he joined the Blue Bulls in 2022, adding to his rugby journey.

Standing at 1.85 meters (6 feet 1 inch) and weighing 86 kilograms (190 pounds), Verity-Amm possesses the physical attributes necessary for his positions on the field. His speed, agility, and ability to read the game make him a formidable presence in both attacking and defensive scenarios.

Verity-Amm received his education at Hottentots Holland High School in Somerset West, further nurturing his passion for rugby and developing his skills.

With his experience, versatility, and dedication to the sport, James Verity-Amm continues to make his mark in South African rugby. As he represents the Bulls and the Blue Bulls, his contributions to the team's success will be eagerly anticipated by fans and supporters alike.



image (9) Bulls
2021 - present
bb Blue Bulls
2022 - present
Tel Aviv Heat Tel Aviv Heat
2023 - present
western-force Western Force
2017 - 2017
brumbies ACT Brumbies
2018 - 2018
Perth_Spririt_logo Perth Spirit
2017 - 2021
image (11) Free State Cheetahs
Left Wing
2021 - 2021
GW Griquas
2020 - 2024