Gideon Koegelenberg

  • 25 Age
  • 118kg Weight
  • 199cm Height


Gideon Koegelenberg is a powerful lock, who hails from Cape Town South Africa.

Koegelenberg possesses a wealth of professional rugby experience, having played in European Rugby Champions Cup, Pro 12 League, Currie Cup and Super Rugby.

Koegelenberg is an aggressive tackler, powerful ball carrier, yet possesses finesse in lineouts to give quality first use to halves.



Koegelenberg announced he would move from South Africa to Italy to play with Zebre Rugby Club.


Following 39 appearances with Zebre Rugby Club, Koegelenberg moved back to South Africa to sign with Super Rugby Club the Sharks.


Koegelenberg made his Super Rugby debut in Round 4, 2018 against the Sunwolves in Durban.


Following 7 appearances with the Sharks, Koegelenberg announced he would be signing with Australian side the Melbourne Rebels for the 2020 Super Rugby season.

Representative Honours

- South Africa Schoolboys (2012)