Wiersma excels at knee-boarding comp in Durban

RIDING THE WAVES: After winning the AS2 kneeboard competition held recently in Durban, Anton Wiersma is awaiting news if he will be representing South Africa at the World Adaptive Games, due to take place in San Diego in the USA toward the end of the year

Following his success at the recent Build for Better Adaptive South African Surfing Championship held at New Pier in Durban over the weekend of May 18 to 20, local disabled athlete Anton Wiersma has his hopes set to compete in the World Adaptive Games, to be held in San Diego in the USA at the end of the year.

Wiersma competed in the AS2 Men’s kneeboard competition where he outstripped the competition to win the division.

“This should set me up with a place at the world adaptive games,” said Wiersma. However, his place is yet to be confirmed.

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