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ANDERTON Richard Athlete
ARNOLD Shalene Athlete
AUGUSTYN John - Lee Athlete
BASSON Jean Athlete
BEYER Alden Athlete
BEZVIDENHAUT Jillian Team Official
BINNEMAN Jeanine Athlete
BODHA Edwin Team Official
BROWN Rowen Athlete
BRUSSOW Heinrich Athlete
BURCHELL Alison Team Official

ANDERTON Richard
First Name Last Name Gender
Richard Anderton Male
Sport Badminton
Event/s Singles
Mens Doubles
Mixed Doubles
WeightClass/Playing Position
Personal Best Triple Champion 2003
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2003
2004
Under 17 South African Championships
Under 19 South African Championships
1st
1st
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2003
2003
South African Under 17 Tour To Ireland
W P Senior Team Melville Cup
2nd
4th
Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
October 2004
November 2004
April 2005
South African Senior Championships
Commonwealth Youth Games, Bendigo, Australia
All Africa Junior Championships, Mauritius
Other Interesting Information
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
Knowing if I do well I can travel around the world and meet other badminton players.
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire
Cheung Wong

ARNOLD Shalene
First Name Last Name Gender
Shalene Arnold Female
Sport Gymnastics
Event/s Rope
Ball
Clubs
Ribbon
WeightClass/Playing Position
Personal Best National Champion
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2000
2002
2003
African Championships
Commonwelath Chmapionships
National Championships
3rd
7th
1st
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
2004
2005
2005
African Championships
World Championships
Student Games
Other Interesting Information
Nickname: Shaes
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire
Alemdina Cid, Lance Armstrong

AUGUSTYN John - Lee
First Name Last Name Gender
John - Lee Augustyn Male
Sport Cycling
Event/s Road Cycling
Mountain Biking
WeightClass/Playing Position
Personal Best Junior Tour 2004
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
1999
2000
2004
South African Road Championships Time Trial
South African Road Championships Time Trial
Junior Tour
2nd
2nd
1st
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2003
2004
Mtb World Cup Switzerland
Junior Tour In Belgium, La Gleize

1st Stage - 3rd
Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
2nd Oct 04 World Championships, Italy
Other Interesting Information
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire
Richard Virenque, because of his climbing ability and determination.

BASSON Jean
First Name Last Name Gender
Jean Basson Female
Sport Swimming
Event/s 200m, 400m, 100m Freestyle
100m Butterfly
200m Individual Medley
WeightClass/Playing Position
Personal Best 200m Freestyle 1:51.74
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2004
2004
2004
2003
South Africa National Swimming Championships
African Swimming Championships
South African Junior National Swimming
Junior African Swiming Champsionships
3rd, 4th
1stx2, 2ndx2
1stx6, 2ndx2, 3rd
1x5, 2nd
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2004
2004
2003
2001,2002
Fina World Short Course Championship
African Senio Swimming Championships
Junior African Swiming Champsionships
Brazilian National Junior Swimming Championships



Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
2004 Commonwealth Youth Games
Other Interesting Information
Sotuh African age group records - 100m, 200m, 400m Freestyle 50m and 100m Butterfly. Presidents Award - Gold level. Best fresestyle swimmer in Gauteng Award. St Stithians Sportman of the Year 2002
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
Develop of natural talent and love of the water
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire
Lance Armstrong, Michael Phelps, Ian Thorpe Grant Hackett

BEYER Alden
First Name Last Name Gender
Alden Beyer Male
Sport Gymnastics
Event/s
WeightClass/Playing Position
Personal Best
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2001 Zone Six 6th
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
Other Interesting Information
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
My sister
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire
Sete Giephnile (Moto GP)

BINNEMAN Jeanine
First Name Last Name Gender
Jeanine Binneman Female
Sport Cycling
Event/s
WeightClass/Playing Position
Personal Best
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
Other Interesting Information
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire

BROWN Rowen
First Name Last Name Gender
Rowen Brown Male
Sport Badminton
Event/s Singles
Mens Doubles
Mixed Doubles
WeightClass/Playing Position
Personal Best Ranked No. 1 Under 15 Age Group In South Africa
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2002
2002
2002
Under 15 South African Championships - Singles
Under 15 South African Championships - Doubles
Under 15 South African Championships - Mixed
Overall Ranking No. 1 In Under 15 Age Group In South Africa
1st
1st
2nd
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
24/09/04 Under 17 South African Championships In Benoni, South Africa From The 24th To The 28th September
Other Interesting Information
Play squash at school (under 16)
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
Used to go and watch my sister playing when I was very young and wanted to play the game from then.
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire
Eugene Uys from South Africa. He used to train me when I was younger - he has since passed away.

BRUSSOW Heinrich
First Name Last Name Gender
Heinrich Brussow Male
Sport Rugby 7's
Event/s
WeightClass/Playing Position Flank
Personal Best South African Schools
Main Sporting Achievements
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2002 Under 16 Academic
Representative Honours
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament Position
2004 Under 18
Forthcoming Major Competitions
Year/s Event/Championship/Tournament
Other Interesting Information
Inspiration for Taking up the Sport
Achievement
Sportsperson whom they Most Admire
Lance Armstrong

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