Our Champion for Peace

FRANCOIS PIENAAR

Former captain of the South African rugby team in 1995, François Pienaar led his team to victory in the World Cup. The impact of this victory on the country was symbolic and contributed to pacify South Africa and building the country’s identity. Aware of the key role that sport can play for peace, he’s committing to pass on sport values.

age

51

pays

South Africa

sport

Rugby

palmares

World Champion 1995