Maria Combrink


Below the knee amputee, love throwing, weights, hiking and diving
Email: maria.meraai@gmail.com


2017


Women’s F44 Shot Put    
Nedbank National Championships       First Place  -  Improved African Record
Current IPC Ranking                                4th in World

 

Women’s F44 Discus
Nedbank National Championships       First Place
Current IPC Ranking                                8th in World

 

OUTREACH
Learn to run clinics in conjunction with my prosthetist

 

FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS
Challenged Athletes Foundation           Sponsorship towards coaching and training

 

2016

 

Women’s F44 Shot Put    
Nedbank National Championships       First Place  -  Improved South African Record
Notwill Switzerland                                  First place  -  New African Record

 

Women’s F44 Discus
Nedbank National Championships       First Place
Notwill Switzerland                                  First place

 

OUTREACH
Took part in “The Beast” obstacle course race to raise funds and awareness for amputees

 

2015

 

Wheelchair Basketball    
Eagles  -  Team Manager


Rowing
Row with the Mixed LTA+ team  -  I still do it for power, but not my sport    

 

2014


On 9 July 2014 my right foot was amputated.