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Manie Blom

Name: Hermanus Blom
Sex: Male
Age: 31
Disability: Partially sighted
Classification: F12 (IPC)
Height: 1.86m
Weight: 118kg
Secondary education: Matric at CVO Middelburg 2004
Tertiary education: Certified Personal Trainer Specialist 2009
Occupation: Personal Trainer for 7 years
Company: Virgin Active
Contact details: 072 591 2565 Manie.blom2197@gmail.com

Disciplines:

Shot put

4 Time SA and African record holder (2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017)
PB 15.52m
ASA meeting - first place with 13.99m in 2016
Gert Le Roux - first place with 14.14m in 2016

Discus

4 Time SA record holder (2014, 2015, 2016 2017)
3 Time African record holder (2015, 2016 and 2017)
World Championship record holder (London 2017)
Became World Champion in the men’s F12 discus in my first World Championships. I broke the 11 year old Championship record with a distance of 51.16m
PB 51.16m
ASA meeting - first place with 47.83m in 2016
Gert Le Roux - first place with 49.47m in 2016

Javelin

PB 46.00m
Other Achievements

Gauteng Senior Sports Man of the Year 2014
Gauteng Overall Sports Man of the Year 2014
Gauteng Senior Sports Man of the Year 2015

Coaching
Burger Lambrechts

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