Born in Cape Town, Josh Allderman attended one of South Africa’s most successful rugby institutions, Selborne College. Allderman made a name for himself as an incredibly quick halfback, who not only ensured rapid service from the base, but also took on tight forwards around the breakdown, sniping & gaining valuable yardage. An impressive goal kicker in the quintessentially French mould, Josh first represented the Border Bulldogs at the U18 Academy Week of 2014, replicating the feat in 2015, this time at the U18 Craven Week.
This led the Blue Bulls to aggressively recruit the teenager, and he signed a junior provincial contract that would see him enjoy success in both the U19 and U21 Currie Cup competitions. Mature beyond his years and a skilled on-field communicator, Allderman made his first-class debut in the Supersport Rugby Challenge at the age of 21. Josh also formed part of a University of Pretoria (Tuks) Varsity Cup squad that earned nationwide acclaim with their ability to build phases and shift the point of contact. It wasn’t long before the Southern Kings called upon Josh to bring his pedigree to the Guinness Pro 14, making his debut against Munster and thriving in the intensity of the cross-continental competition.
DOB: 17 January 1997
Current Team: Southern Kings
2019 - 2020
Southern Kings (Guinness Pro 14)
2018 - 2019
Blue Bulls (U21 Currie Cup), Tuks (Varsity Cup)
2017 - 2018
Blue Bulls (Supersport Challenge, U21 Currie Cup)
2016 - 2017
Blue Bulls (U19 Currie Cup), Tuks U20 (Varsity Cup Young Guns)
2015 - 2016
Border Bulldogs (U18 Craven Week)