The Home of Champions Tshuma Stingers is calling on all its past and present members to report for duty on the 30th of January 2020. New members are welcome to join the winning team for their preparations of the rugby season ahead. Off season training will commence from 18h00 at Midrand High School.

“As we slowly come closer to reopening we can promise all our fans and supporters that it will be yet another year with nothing less than the intense, action-packed rugby they love” said Mr Ndumiso Tshuma founder and CEO of the Club.

Tshuma thanked the dealer principal at Fury Mazda Midrand Mr Bernerd Blom for his generosity and kind heart. Mr Bernerd Blom, the Fury Motor Group and Mazda Midrand have sponsored the Stingers programmes since 2015.

Mxolisi Hlope (Left) and Malusi Mkhize (Right) in action

Any parents thinking about getting their kids into Rugby have a great opportunity to do so through signing up for the junior club. Children can start enjoying the beautiful game while maintaining a positive and healthy lifestyle from the age of 7. Our junior players resumed training on Saturday 18 January 2020. Training is held every Saturday morning at Midrand High School starting from 08h30 to 10h30 with more training days and times projected for the month of February.
The Stingers management and players congratulated ex Springboks player Mr Kaya Malotana on his appointment as the head coach at TUT. We thank coach Kaya for being a constant inspiration to many young players. Mr Malotana worked very closely with the Midrand team in the past season.
The Stingers have a planned international tour to Zimbabwe as part of their season preparations. This tour comes at the right time to help coaches and players in finding more time together to work on the game plan as well as consider position changes. Any business looking to sponsor the club for this tour can get in touch with management on, Cc or call 078 266 0723.

A big thank you to Mr Timmy Goodwin of the Golden Lions Rugby Union, our coaches, players, parents and schools for making our first ever local schools rugby league a huge success in which Midrand High School won both the U17 and U15s age groups. From here our junior club efforts can only rise and shine added Tshuma. Through this programme the Club have assisted Noordwyk Secondary School in putting teams together. We will be making efforts to see the school play in Golden Lions Schools league this year.

Sfiso Swelindawo middle) taking charge against Noordwyk Secondary School

We will continue with their vision to promote rugby at grass root and youth level. Women’s rugby remains as one of our top priorities. Stingers are calling on businesses and members of the Greater Midrand Community to come and join hands with us to make this journey a success story of all time. We believe that the road to success is always under construction and our dedicated team will see to it that Midrand Stays on the Rugby Map.