National Panel B

Pieter Maritz

Born: 07 June 1987
Married to: Engaged to Rouxlene Dippenaar
Height: 1.88
Weight: 82 Kg
Home province: BB
School attended: Frikkie Meyer H/s
Favourite country: New Zealand
Favourite food: Steak and vegetables

Rugby history:

Played 1st team for 3 years for Frikkie Meyer H/s.

Played Craven Week for 2 years for the Leopards.

Why You chose to become a referee:

It is the best way to stay involved in the game, passionate about rugby.

Refereeing history:

Started to referee on the

Contenders Panel - 2013

National Panel - 2016 to current

Career highlights:

AR on Currie Cup level.

AR4 at the test between South-Africa and Australia in 2016.

Favourite international sportsperson:

Nick Mallet

Family connection to the sport:

Father (Pieter) played provincial rugby for the Freestate and Griquas.


Life is made of opportunities and obstacles, face them and be in control of the outcome!! 

Who would you like to meet:

Alfredo Bala


My Dad

Advice for new recruits:

Enjoy every moment of being a referee, follow the dream and work hard to be the best that you can be.

Outside interests:

Teaching, Sport, time with friend and family and part time entrepreneurship 

Did you know?

I am the 6th generation called Pieter in our family tracking back to the early 18 hundreds. advert