COETZEE Sonja < Back  
Sport Wrestling - Freestyle
CGA South Africa   
Gender Women
Born 11 Sep 1987 in Kroonstad, SAF
Height1.72 m
Weight 71 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Kroonstad, RSA
Languages Afrikaans, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began wrestling in Kroonstad in 1997.
Club / Team Centurion Wrestling: Centurion, RSA
Name of coach Alibeg
Coach from which country? South Africa
Coach from what year? 2009
General Interest
Hobbies Training at the gym, fishing, hanging out with friends, wrestling and watching television. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning Junior African gold, Commonwealth Championships silver and Senior African Championships silver. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
Hero / Idol Her parents. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto Give it your best or go home. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
Other sports She participated in swimming at an elite level. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
Ambitions She wants to participate in the 2012 London Olympic Games. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)