Maruis LE ROUX

South Africa

Head Coach of Menlo Park Wrestling Club in South Africa. I enjoy coaching and mentoring young talent with many of my wrestlers having gone on to represent our country on international level. I have a ten year database of growth charts on development of wrestlers and is really interested in the reason why African wrestlers are unable to perform on the international senior level

Mailing Address: 38 Kappertjie Crescent, Doornpoort. Pretoria.Gauteng. South Africa. 0017

Current Areas of Interest: Youth Wrestling Development ages 7 to 13 years

Completed Wrestling Research: Three years physical assessment of young wrestling group to monitor their development. Currently doing a study with the help of the University of Pretoria’s High Performance center to investigate the impact of wrestling on youngsters and the advantages of wrestling on other School Sports.

(please find attached link to the new way forward in SA wrestling )