Interview: Mike Bechèt Legendary School Sports Coach


Kevin Pietersen, David Miller and Jonty Rhodes all were coached by Mike Bechet formerly of Maritzburg College.

Now continuing his legacy with Jeppe High school for Boy’s, Bechet discusses his philosophy behind his success as one of the country’s greatest school sports coaches.



  1. Mike Bechet is a brilliant coach-My son Chris van den Berg was privileged to be coached by Bech in hockey-at Maritzburg College-he understood the game -and knew how to read the game-and how to get the best out of his players-his team always respected him-and his greatest attribute was that he was always fair