Rob is the current Aero Club and SAPFA Chairman. He has been involved in the sport of rally flying since 2009. He is an Engineer in the South African Aerospace Manufacturing Industry, and have been in this industry since 1979. He obtained his flying licence in 1980. He has represented South Africa in the World Rally Flying Championships in 2014, 2016, 2018 and hope to qualify for the 2021 event held here in Stellenbosch South Africa.