|Playing position |
Name Frikkie Spies
2004–06 Golden Lions
Height 1.96 m
Weight 120 kg
2005 Golden Lions
|Full name Frederik Albertus Spies|
Born 8 February 1985 (age 30) Odendaalsrus, South Africa (1985-02-08)
School(s) attended Afrikaans High, Kroonstad
Education University of the Free State
Frederik Albertus Spies (born 8 February 1985 in Odendaalsrus, South Africa) is a South African rugby union footballer. His regular playing position is lock.
He currently plays for the Pumas in the Currie Cup, having previously played for the Golden Lions, Free State Cheetahs, Boland Cavaliers, Griquas and then had two seasons in France with Pro D2 side Tarbes in 2012–13 and Fédérale 1 side Périgueux in 2013–14.
He returned to South Africa to join the Pumas on a two-year contract prior to the 2014 Currie Cup Premier Division season. He was a member of the Pumas side that won the Vodacom Cup for the first time in 2015, beating Western Province 24–7 in the final. Spies made three appearances during the season, scoring one try.