Springboks

Heyneke gets Ice Bucket treatment!

2014-08-23 10:13
Heyneke gets icy bath!

Cape Town - The Springboks were challenged to the Ice Bucket Challenge by former Bok great Joost van der Westhuizen - and gladly accepted from Salta in Argentina.

WATCH: Heyneke Meyer takes a icy cold bath!

WATCH: Wallabies accept Joost's Ice Bucket Challenge

WATCH: Joost takes on the Ice Bucket Challenge!

Van der Westhuizen took the challenge at his home in Dainfern this week - and challenge the "Springboks, All Blacks and Wallabies" to do likewise.

To their credit, the Wallabies, through scrumhalf Nic White, were the first to respond, before All Blacks skipper Richie McCaw suggested his team would be likewise.

The Springboks, currently in Salta preparing for their Rugby Championship Test against Argentina on Saturday (kick-off at 21:40 SA time), found the time after practice to respond to the challenge.

Coach Heyneke Meyer was the "willing" recipient of the icy shower, courtesy of locks Eben Etzebeth and Bakkies Botha.

Good on you, boys!

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