Further Personal Information
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He began in Ermelo in 1992.
|Why this sport?
||His father introduced him to wrestling and he has loved it ever since.
|Club / Team
||Tuks Wrestling Academy: Pretoria, RSA
|Name of coach
||Nico Coetzee and Bennie Labuschagne
|Coach from which country?
|Coach from what year?
||2005 and 2008
||Reading, fihsing, cycling (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Winning the 2006 Junior African Championship and being selected as part of the South Africa team at the Commonwealth Games 2010. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
|Hero / Idol
||Alexander Karelin, Buvaisar Saitieu (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||You have to train like the best to be the best. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
|Awards and honours
||He was the 2009 Best Senior Wrestler in Gauteng Province, South Africa (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
||To win a medal at World Championships and to take part in the 2012 London Olympics. He also plans to start his own engineering company. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)