DU PLESSIS Johan < Back  
Sport Lawn Bowls
CGA South Africa   
Gender Men
Born 08 Sep 1960 in Pretoria, SAF
Height1.83 m
Weight 104 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Pretoria, RSA
Occupation Business Owner
Languages Afrikaans, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He began the sport in 1987 in Pretoria, South Africa.
Why this sport? He was influenced by his uncle.
Club / Team Johannesburg Southern Suburbs: Johannesburg, RSA
Name of coach Thuens Fraser
Coach from which country? South Africa
Coach from what year? 2006
General Interest
Nicknames Dupie. (Athlete, 8 Oct 2010)
Hobbies Horse racing. (Athlete, 8 Oct 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement Won gold in the Atlantic Rim event. (Athlete, 8 Oct 2010)
Hero / Idol God. (Athlete, 8 Oct 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto The more you practice, the luckier you get. (Athlete, 8 Oct 2010)
Awards and honours Gold in the 2009 Atlantic Rim. (Athlete, 8 Oct 2010)
Famous relatives Uncle, Frans Du Plessis, played lawn bowls for Springboks. (Athlete, 8 Oct 2010)