Jacques Burger

Jacques Burger

Key info

  • Age: 33
  • Nationality: Namibian
  • Hometown: Windhoek
  • Project participation: Kenya


Jacques was born and raised in beautiful Namibia. An ex pro rugby player and now amateur farmer, Jacques believes that work ethic and bravery will get you far. He loves his two children and wife more than anything in life.

Proud achievement

Jacques was part of the Blue Bulls squad that won the Currie Cup and SuperRugby campaign in 2008/2009. He won the Aviva Premiership three times and the European Championship once with Saracens… And he was Namibia’s team captain at the Rugby World Cup in 2007, 2011 and 2015.

Jacques’ goal

“I want to spread love through the game of rugby; inspire our youngsters and teach them the values of the game.”

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