Contents

Foreword by Robin Jackman

Prologue

Part 1 – Origin of this Species

Chapter 1
Growing in The Karoo - The Early Years

Chapter 2
Growing out of The Karoo - A Formal Education

Chapter 3
A Seat of Learning - Tertiary Education at Stellenbosch

Chapter 4
Passing Something On- Learning to Teach

Chapter 5
When in Rome - Playing Rugby in Italy

Chapter 6
Playing in Africa - Local Cricket and Rugby During Apartheid

Part 2 – Man in Africa

Chapter 7
Skimming the Surface - A Brief Taste of Cape Town

Chapter 8
There is a Moon Out Tonight - The Olympic Sports Club

Chapter 9
“Hello, Mr King” - Welcome to Swaziland

Chapter 10
There is a Moon Out Today - A Zambian Eclipse and Victoria Falls

Chapter 11
The Middle of Nowhere - Into Namibia

Part 3 – Man of the World

Chapter 12
Working as a Hobby - Tour Leading Abroad

Chapter 13
From San Juan to San Juana - Golf in Kuala Lumpa and Puerto Rico

Chapter 14
“No Worries, Mate” - Australia’s Ashes 2002-03

Chapter 15
Under Down Under - Hobart and Some Other One Day Internationals

Chapter 16
“Oh, Jonny, Jonny. Jonny, Jonny, Jonny, Jonny Wilkinson” - The Rugby World Cup 2003

Chapter 17
Nothing Matters - With England in The West Indies 2004

Chapter 18
“Hey Gringo” - Hobie Cats in Mexico

Chapter 19
Showing Off My Country - England in South Africa 2004-5

Chapter 20
Discovering the Mother Country - England’s Ashes and much, much more.

Chapter 21
Australia Once More - The Ashes 2006-7

Chapter 22
A Drop in the Ocean - England’s Tours to Sri Lanka in 2007

Chapter 23
Two Drops in the Ocean - On to New Zealand 2008

Epilogue 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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