Basson Engelbrecht


First Name:Basson
Last Name:Engelbrecht
Year of Birth:1995
Athlete's tri entry year:2009
Province of Competition:Tshwane Triathlon Association
Athlete education:Matric in 2013, aspirations for a wildlife Veterinarian Degree
Athlete hobbies:Fishing, mountainbiking, anything outdoors
Athlete coach:Lindsey Parry
Best and weakest discipline:Performance difference between the different disciplines are marginal.
Favourite course and why:Cape Town WTS, although my best race was not on this course there's just magic to it to race in front of family and friends so close to my hometown in the World Triathlon Series.
Favourite pre race meal/snack:Jungle Oats, boiled egg
Favourite post race meal/snack:Any milkshake, the bigger the better
Favourite treat:Sucker for any pastries
Aspirations for the year:Be double u/23 World Champion in ITU and ITU Cross Triathlon
Athletic dreams:World Championship Title, break a world record, Olympic Games 2020, Olympic Champ 2024
Inspirational person:My Dad, although not through sport - his example shows that hard work, honesty and integrity in all aspects of life lead to being successful.



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