Africa Wrestling Championship; South African Wrestling Federation names 24 wrestlers

South Africa Wrestling Team

The South African Wrestling Federation (SAWF) has named 24 wrestlers that will represent the country at the Senior African Championships in Alexandria, Egypt from the 4th to the 6th of March 2016.

The South African Wrestling Federation team consists of eight (8) male Freestyle, eight (8)female and eight (8) Greco Roman wrestlers.

List of female wrestlers are; Leanco Stans, Mpho Madi, Norma Gordon, Zumicke Geringer, Jeannie Jinx Coetser and Refilwe Molongwana

While the Greco Roman wrestler;  Dean Michelle Van Zyl, Justin Van Zyl, Andre Schutte, Roedie Roets and Zander Geringer.

The Male Freestyle wrestlers consists of; Marno Plaatjies, Marco Coetzee, Hanru Botha, Wv Meyer, Martin Erasmus and Terry van Rensburg

Meanwhile, Wrestling brothers Dean and Justin van Zyl will be participating in the Senior African Wrestling Championships and are the only two wrestlers from Central Gauteng Wrestling Association to be in the South African team.

The brothers qualified for the continental competition after participating in the SA national senior trials last month.




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