Adre Smith rugby player
Adre Smith rugby player

Adre Smith

4th Jun 1997 2.01m/123kg No 4 Lock

Adré Smith, born on 4 June 1997 in Swellendam, is a talented South African rugby union player who currently represents Western Province in the Currie Cup and the Stormers in the United Rugby Championship. His primary position on the field is lock, where he showcases his strength and skill.

Smith began his rugby journey at Hoër Landbouskool Oakdale in Riversdale, where he developed his passion for the sport and honed his abilities. His exceptional performances caught the attention of the Bulls, and he secured a contract with the team after completing his schooling. With the Bulls, Smith had the opportunity to feature in prestigious competitions like the Currie Cup and the Supersport Rugby Challenge, gaining valuable experience and further refining his game.

In 2020, Smith decided to embark on a new chapter in his career and joined the Griquas. Representing the side in both Super Rugby Unlocked and the Currie Cup that year, he continued to showcase his skills as a formidable second-rower.

In May 2021, Smith made the move to the Stormers, a prominent franchise in South African rugby. This transfer allowed him to further elevate his game and compete at a higher level in the United Rugby Championship. His inclusion in the Stormers squad highlighted his talent and potential, and he continues to contribute to the team's success.

As a lock, Smith's physicality, agility, and tactical awareness make him a valuable asset on the field. His ability to dominate the lineouts, provide crucial support in the scrums, and contribute to the team's defensive efforts adds significant value to his team's performance.

With his impressive track record and dedication to the sport, Smith has the potential to make a lasting impact on South African rugby. As he continues to grow and develop as a player, his contributions to Western Province and the Stormers will be crucial in their pursuit of success in domestic and international competitions.



stormers Stormers
No 4 Lock
2021 - present
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No 4 Lock
2022 - present
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No 4 Lock
2019 - 2019
GW Griquas
No 4 Lock
2020 - 2021