9 Facts On Warrick Gelant!

Springbok fullback Warrick Gelant is celebrating his 25th birthday today! To celebrate the rugby hero’s birthday we are sharing some fun facts about the man with you.

  • Warrick Gelant comes from Knysna in the Western Cape.
  • Gelant made his debut for the Springboks against Italy on 25 November 2017.
  • Warrick Gelant has played for the Springboks 9 times scoring 3 tries for his country.

Warrick Gelant

  • Warrick got the attention of the provincial selectors as early as primary school level, when he was selected to represent South Western Districts at the Under-13 Craven Week tournament in 2008.
  • He also represented South Western Districts at the 2013 Craven Week. His performances at Craven Week that year lead him to being named in the SA Schools squad.
  • Warrick Gelant has represented the Bulls 46 times in the Super Rugby competition, scoring 15 tries for his team.

Warrick Gelant

  • Gelant top scored with 10 tries for the Bulls in the 2017 Curry Cup. By doing so he earned a call-up to the Springbok squad for the November European Tour.
  • Warrick Gelant was a member of the squad that went to the 2015 World Rugby Under-20 Championship. The team were unfortunately defeated by England in the semi-final. They however won the 3rd place play-off match against France winning a bronze medal.
  • Gelant was a member of the Springbok squad that won the 2019 Rugby Championship and the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

Warrick Gelant

Happy Birthday, Warrick, from the people team.