Prinsloo welcomed into Bulls camp
Cape Town - The Blue Bulls Company
(Pty) Ltd confirmed on Monday that former Springbok Sevens star, Boom Prinsloo, joined them on May 1 on a two year deal, having signed a contract until
the Cheetahs in 51 matches in the Super Rugby competition and
the Springbok Sevens team for two years and 15 tournaments and will be
available to the Bulls and Blue Bulls team with immediate
Manager at the BBC, Xander Janse van Rensburg, said there is great excitement
in the squad about the arrival of Prinsloo.
"There can be no
doubt that the arrival of Boom will bring a different element to our squad and
we are pretty excited about that. Boom excelled in fifteens and sevens and not
many players can say that. It does show how versatile he is as a player. He is
also a strong leader on and off the field, another trait we want in our
Prinsloo said he is
very pleased with his move to Pretoria.
"I needed a fresh
challenge in my career and this is it. I had a great time in Bloemfontein and
will only have good memories about the opportunities they created for me in
Free State, but I felt that it was time for change. Few challenges greater than
making the Vodacom Bulls squad comes across a player's career, so I am very
keen to make the best of this opportunity. I am very positive to learn and
contribute to the squad and union and cannot wait to start," the 28-year
old loose forward said.