Coach Records

Updated on 19 September 2018

Swys de Bruin is the current head coach at the Lions, he was appointed on 11 July 2017 after Johan Ackermann stepped down as head coach to join Gloucester.

Super Rugby coaches at the Lions:

Coach Period Matches Won Win Ratio
Swys de Bruin 2018 19 11 57.9%
Johan Ackermann 2012-2017 71 46 64.8%
John Mitchell 2011-2012 29 5 17.2%
Dick Muir 2010 13 0 0.0%
Eugene Eloff 2007-2009 39 11 28.2%
Frans Ludeke 2006 13 2 15.4%
Ray Mordt 1997 11 5 45.4%
Alex "Grizz" Wylie 1996 11 3 27.3%
Currie Cup coaches at the Lions:
Coach Period Matches Won Win Ratio
Ivan van Rooyen 2018 4 3 75%
Swys de Bruin 2017 10 5 50.0%
Herkie Kruger 2017 3 1 33.3%
Johan Ackermann 2012-2016 55 35 63.6%
John Mitchell 2010-2011 30 19 63.3%
Hans Coetzee 2009 14 7 50.0%
Eugene Eloff 2006-2008 45 27 60.0%
Frans Ludeke 2001-2005 61 39 63.9%
Laurie Mains 1999-2000 26 19 73.1%