Young bok rugby player lauded for graduating with engineering degree

Young bok rugby player lauded for graduating with engineering degree

- Impi Visser was honoured via the Springboks' social media account for graduating with a degree in mechanical engineering

- Visser balanced his studies while securing 7s rugby titles with the Blitzboks

- The youngster also previously won the Varsity Cup with Tuks

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South African sevens rugby star, Impi Visser, was praised by the Springboks team via their Facebook page on Thursday.

The young Blitzbok graduated with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and social media users were on hand to heap praise on him.

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Visser achieved the feat while playing for Tuks in the Varsity Cup and winning the title with them.

He also made his debut for the Blitzboks in 2018 and won a few titles with them along the way as well.

Visser plays as a forward and possesses the deadly combination of brawn and brains.

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Briefly.co.za noted the admiration shown via social media as the news was liked more than 1 700 times.

Some were pleasantly surprised that Impi is not a nickname.

Thokozani Paper-chaser Zwane said, “Wow Impi it's his real name.”
Vincent Watson said, “He is an up and coming loose forward and he has brains .What a combination?”
Sean O'Connor added: “Well done. Cool name too.”
Andrew Koekemoer commented, “So rugby players can actually have brains. Well done lad.”

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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