OVERMEYER Shane < Back  
Sport Table Tennis
CGA South Africa   
Gender Men
Born 10 Aug 1979 in Cape Town, SAF
Height1.62 m
Weight 88 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Pretoria, RSA
Occupation Coach
Languages Afrikaans, English
Sport Specific Information
Why this sport? He started the sport because it was fun.
Club / Team Steenberg: Cape Town, RSA
Name of coach Marcus Gustafsson
Coach from which country? Sweden
Coach from what year? 2010
General Interest
Hobbies Cricket, soccer and all other ball sports. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Memorable sporting achievement Winning the African Doubles Championships and coming second in the singles. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Hero / Idol Shawn Ludick (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Injuries He was named South African Player of the Year in 2009. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Sporting philosophy / motto "Never give up" (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Awards and honours He has had a lower back and right knee injury. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Ambitions To coach once retired. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).