MARKGRAAFF Christine < Back  
Sport Netball
CGA South Africa   
Gender Women
Born 16 Mar 1982 in Stellenbosch, SAF
Height1.82 m
Weight 73 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Stellenbosch, RSA
Occupation Teacher
Languages Afrikaans, English
Higher education Sports Science - University of Stellenbosch: Stellenbosch, RSA
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She started playing netball when she was seven in Kimberley.
Why this sport? She started playing because she loved the game.
Club / Team Trinity Netball Club: Stellenbosch, RSA
Name of coach Carin Strauss and Cecilia Molokwane
Coach from which country? South Africa
General Interest
Nicknames Christy. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Hobbies Music, movies, dance, outdoors and playing with her dogs. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Memorable sporting achievement Competing in the 2007 World Cup in Auckland and the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010),
Hero / Idol Her Dad. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Injuries She missed the 2008 season after an ankle operation. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Sporting philosophy / motto "you're as good as your last game" (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Awards and honours She was named South African Player of the Year in 2006. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).

Ambitions To end on a high and to coach. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).