HELDSINGER Ashleigh < Back  
Sport Gymnastics - Artistic
CGA South Africa   
Gender Female
Born 27 Oct 1994
Weight 57 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Roodepoort, RSA
Occupation Athlete
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began the sport at the age of five.
Club / Team Johannesburg Gymnastics Centre: Johannesburg, RSA
Name of coach Ilse Laing
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement Competing at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi. (gsport.co.za, 09 Jan 2012)
Injuries She suffered a leg injury during landing at a practice session the day before she was meant to compete at the London Olympic Test Event in January 2012. (roadtolondon2012.co.za, 20 Jan 2012)
Awards and honours She won the 2011 Jack Cheetham award from Murray & Roberts. (murrob.com, 31 Dec 2011)
Ambitions To compete at an Olympic Games and to win a medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland. (roadtolondon2012.co.za, 20 Jan 2012)