LOOTS Marius < Back  
Sport Wrestling - Freestyle, Wrestling - Greco-Roman
CGA South Africa   
Gender Men
Born 07 Jan 1989
Weight 60 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Cape Town, RSA
Occupation Student
Languages Afrikaans, English
Higher education Sports Science - University of Stellenbosch: Stellenbosch, RSA
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He began wrestling in 1996 in Cape Town, South Africa
Why this sport? He wanted to compete in a contact sport
Club / Team Brackenfell-Strand Wrestling Academy: Cape Town, RSA
Name of coach Gertje vd Merwe
Coach from which country? South Africa
Coach from what year? 1996
General Interest
Hobbies Sport, Gym, Socialising with friends and touring. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning bronze in the Commonwealth Championships in 2009. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Rather try and fail, than to fail to try." (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
Awards and honours Brackenfell Sportsman of the Year 2006 and Wrestler of the Year 2007 (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
Ambitions To finish his degree in Sports Science and become a biokineticist. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)