Southern African rugby union participant who became referred to as a prop for the Sharks as well as the Free of charge Condition Cheetahs. He was captain of the Eastern Free of charge State age-group group. He became a professional doctor, producing him mostly of the rugby players to concurrently have a profession outside of the activity. He was raised with a sibling, Bismark du Plessis. He and Coenie Oosthuizen both performed for the Totally free State Cheetahs.