PERSONAL DETAILS
FULL NAME Gavin Keith
SURNAME Johnson
HEIGHT 191 cm
WEIGHT 89 Kg
BIRTH DATE 17 October 1966
BIRTH PLACE Louis Trichardt
SECONDARY SCHOOL Capricorn High School, Pietersburg
PLAYER WRITE-UP
A rangy outside back with pace to burn and a very good kicking boot, Gavin Johnson was backup to Andre Joubert at the RWC 1995. South Africa's Rugby Player of the Year in 1993, he only played in seven Tests for the Springboks in a short career, but in that time he won a World Cup gold medal.

Positions: Fullback (4) Wing (3)
Province: Golden Lions
Springbok number: 604
Test debut: 13 November 1993 vs Argentina in Buenos Aires aged 27
Last test: 10 June 1995 vs Western Samoa in Johannesburg aged 28
Total tests: 7
Tour matches: 10
Total Springbok matches: 17
Win ratio: 6-0-1
Honours: SA Rugby Player of the Year (1993).

RUGBY CAREER
POSITION Fullback
TRIES 9
CONVERSIONS 32
PENALTIES 36
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 217
 
SPRINGBOK CAREER
CAPS 7
TRIES 5
CONVERSIONS 14
PENALTIES 11
DROP GOALS 0
TOTAL POINTS 86
TEST RECORD
OPPOSITION P W D L T C PE DG PTS
Argentina 2 2 0 0 1 4 3 0 22
Canada 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
New Zealand 1 0 1 0 1 1 2 0 13
Romania 1 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 11
Samoa 2 2 0 0 3 8 3 0 40
SQUAD LIST
Gauteng Lions Winfield Super 12 - 1997
Gauteng Lions Bankfin Currie Cup - 1996
Transvaal Winfield Super 12 - 1996
South Africa IRB Rugby World Cup - 1995
South Africa Western Samoa to SA - 1995
South Africa SA to Wales & Scotland - 1994
South Africa Argentina to SA - 1994
South Africa SA to New Zealand - 1994
South Africa SA to Argentina - 1993
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