We caught up with PJ Steenkamp currently burning up the turf at this year’s Coca Cola Craven week being held in Durban.
We asked him a few questions to see how this Garsfontein Utility Forward ticks…
Where are you from? Belhar, Cape Town
What do you like to do in your free time?
I like to do stuff that can help me improve as a player and person like watching videos of world class guys e.g. Eben Etzebeth, Sonny Bill Williams and the Du preez twins.
What is the most important advice you can offer younger players to help them reach their full potential in rugby?
Your biggest opponent is the guy in the mirror which is yourself of course.
What’s your favourite rugby memory?
Captaining my side at the Noordsuid tournament and beating Paarl Gym.
If you could pick any 3 players in the world to play with. Who would they be?
Asker van Der Merwe, Pieter Steph du Toit and Sonny Bill.
Rugby role model?
Favourite food? My mom’s tomato food
Favourite holiday place?
Remember the Titans
Drake “big things”