Ross Geldenhuys rugby player
Ross Geldenhuys rugby player

Ross Geldenhuys

19th Apr 1983 1.89m/120kg Tighthead Prop

A power house tighthead prop, Geldenhuys got his first taste of senior provincial rugby with Border in 2005.

A brief stint with Pumas in 2007 saw the prop signing for the Lions in 2008, making his Super Rugby debut and spending four seasons with the province. 2012 saw two short term contracts with Boland and the Cheetahs before heading to the EP Kings for 2013.

A stint with the Highlanders soon followed in the 2015 & 2016 seasons for the veteran but was not re-signed by new head coach Tony Brown for 2017.

Geldenhuys headed back to South Africa to join the Southern Kings ahead of the 2017 Super Rugby season.

Ahead of the 2017 Super Rugby competition Geldenhuys has 40 Super Rugby caps to his name.

The veteran front rower made 13 appearances for the Southern Kings during the 2017 Super Rugby season before signing for the Sharks ahead of the Super Rugby season.

He enters the 2018 Super Rugby season having already made 53 appearances in the competition.

Geldenhuys made 5 appearances for the Sharks during the 2018 Super Rugby before signing with Bay of Plenty Steamers ahead of the 2018 Mitre 10 Cup season.

JW August 18

Career

Untitled Bay of Plenty
Tighthead Prop
2018 - present
hurricanes Hurricanes
Tighthead Prop
2019 - present
stormers Stormers
Tighthead Prop
TRU Tasman Mako
Loosehead Prop
2014 - 2016
highlanders Highlanders
Tighthead Prop
2015 - 2016
image Southern Kings
Tighthead Prop
2017 - 2017
Natal Natal Sharks
Tighthead Prop
2017 - 2017
sharks Sharks
Tighthead Prop
2018 - 2018