Cape Town – The side & # 39; Mechanical engineering & # 39; Impi Visser taught to be patient, scientific and pragmatic and to entrust the construction drawings.
So when the graduate & # 39; 23 years takes the field for his country in a Sevens & # 39; Dubai Friday, those features will be present, but added & # 39; it will be a huge pride and passion in wearing the green and gold Springbok Sevens side.
The Mpumalanga warrior (the English translation & # 39; name) will be the only newcomer to Blitzboks when the World Series Rugby Sevens the 2018/1919 launch in Stadium Sevens on the outskirts of & # 39 ; Dubai, but will not take anything effort or his contribution.
"It was a dream of mine was in green and gold and will now become true", said the first University & # 39; student Pretoria.
"It is an amazing feeling and we can not wait. This is just incredible, but true. It was a year so hard for me, but this is all in the past now. I am so honored and privileged that I am able to be here and to use this presented an opportunity me. "
Visser picked up a serious injury & # 39; ankle in & # 39; in January he had the Academy of Sevens SA Rugby in America the & # 39; South and rrilokalizza from Pretoria to Stellenbosch, where he completed his final year a & # 39; study.
Center f & # 39; fifty – he represented the University & # 39; Pretoria when stating the title of the Cup Varsity in 2017 – Visser used as a driver, and it is clear the role and its responsibilities arising in Pool A against Zimbabwe.
The team environment helps him, believes.
"This is just amazing group & # 39; guys," he said. "They always have a joke on their sleeves, but they are so committed and professional when it comes to Blitzboks. The experience and their skills are certainly something that I & # 39; begin it. There is so much to learn from them and to add to my own arsenal as a player. "
Building & # 39; the steam turbine is one thing, the building phases and the establishment of & # 39; Rockets to create space is another.
"The Coach Neil (Powell) always emphasizes the importance of making your work in a team, to carry out your responsibilities within the team," said Visser. "By doing this, anyone can & # 39; function and succeed. This will be my focus in my first tournament, is just do my job and of course igawdiha!"
The Blitzboks are key seed in the tournament, where they asked the trophy the previous year. They face Zimbabwe, the Samoa and Argentina on Friday.