The Team

      Academy Staff
Andrew Binikos
General Manager, Coach & Video Analysts
World Rugby level 2
World Rugby Educator
World Rugby Strength and Conditioning
World Rugby First Aid
Cyprus International Head Coach
Ex Cyprus International 15’s & 7’s
Sharks Currie Cup squad 2005/2006
Coach Logic Video Analysts

Bini is a very forward thinking and innovative coach that has been playing and coaching rugby in Scotland for the last 10 years before coming back to SA to head up the Academy.

Jason Hector
Head Coach
World Rugby Level 2
World Rugby Educator
BSc Strength & Conditioning
Sports Nutritionist
First Aid Level 2
Ex Currie Cup u21 Assistant
Ex Gold Cup Squad Assistant
Ex Arabian Gulf International 15s
Junior Western Province 15s

 Jason is a technical coach having been involved with numerous top 10 schools and clubs in South Africa now playing his trade with the Sharks Academy SKZN

Sibusiso Mkhize
Strength & Conditioning
Qualifying personal trainer
Strength & Conditioning
World Rugby Level 1 Coaching
World Rugby Level 1 Refereeing
First Aid

Sbu is a graduate of St Charles College where he was a successful and talented rugby player that saw him make the Sharks u21 wider squad first year out of school.


Stuart Berry
Ref Contributor
Stuart started referring in 2000 while in matric at Hillcrest High School.  He has since travelled the world refereeing in competitions such as Super Rugby and Currie Cup (locally).  He was part of the refereeing group chosen to officiate at the Rugby World Cup 2015 in England, and has been involved in tournaments across the world including the Rugby Championships, 6 Nations, June and November test windows, as well as the world sevens circuit.
Theuns Steenkamp
Education co-ordinator
Theuns is in charge of Education within the Academy looking after students and overseeing their studies. 
Ash Hall
Physical IQ
Ashley Hall is a biokineticist and owner of Physical IQ and Education partner to the Academy.
Jaque Petzer Moore
Assistant Coach & Logistics
World Rugby Level 1
First Aid

Jaque is a talented rugby player playing in the premiership division and representing South Coast Warriors, Southern Natal Rugby and making the Wildebeest Plattaland team.

Lwandile Mdolo
Lwandile is an ex talented loose forward rugby player from the Eastern Cape. He is now in charge of Marketing, Sponsorship and Opportunities for the Academy.
Deon Kayser
Sharks Consultant
Ryan Leary
Sharks Consultant
Dr Robin Wise
Chiropractor & Physio
Dr Wise is conveniently situated opposite our training fields where he has his medical centre. Dr Wise offers student rates for injured players that are at the Academy is they wish to see him.