BOOTHA Anna Christina < Back  
Sport Netball
CGA South Africa   
Gender Women
Born 10 Aug 1983
Height1.88 m
Weight 85 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Potchefstroom, RSA
Occupation Development Officer
Languages Afrikaans
Higher education Sports Science - Northwest University: Potchefstroom, RSA
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began playing at seven years of age while in Primary School.
Club / Team Pukke: Potchefstroom, RSA
Name of coach Shelley Norris
Coach from which country? New Zealand
Coach from what year? 2009
International Debut
Year 2009
Competing for South Africa
General Interest
Nicknames Chrissi and Nellie. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Hobbies Painting, music, movies and socialising. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Memorable sporting achievement Winning Player of the Match in her first game for South Africa in 2009 and Player of the Series in the Tri-Nations against Botswana and Fiji in 2009. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Hero / Idol Her mother. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Injuries She tore the ligaments in her ankle. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Sporting philosophy / motto "To wish is to waste, to dream is to design, to do is the creation of your dreams, just do it - Never say you can't do something if you haven't tried many, many times," Yvonne Wilering. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Other sports Competed in the National level in shot put during High School. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).
Ambitions To play netball until her body cannot handle it anymore and help other netball players live their dream. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2010).