Heino Senekal

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Heino Senekal
Date of birth (1975-10-20) October 20, 1975 (age 42)
Place of birth Tsumeb
Height 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in)
Weight 118 kg (260 lb; 18.6 st)
Rugby union career
Position(s) Lock
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
1998–2007  Namibia 27 (10)

Johannes Hendrik "Heino" Senekal (born 20 October 1975 in Tsumeb) is a retired Namibian rugby union lock.[1] Senekal competed for the Namibia national rugby union team at the 1999 Rugby World Cup finals, 2003 Rugby World Cup finals and the 2007 Rugby World Cup finals, playing 10 matches in aggregate.

He was a member of the Welsh team Cardiff Blues in the Celtic League and the Cornish Pirates, from Cornwall.

Senekal attended high school at Sentraal High School in Bloemfontein, South Africa.[2]


  1. ^ Rugby World Cup Profile
  2. ^ Heino Senekal BBC Sport, 29 September 2003