Aspiring to Inspire
Mariske Strauss, an accomplished mountain bike racer and a well decorated South African and Continental Champion, has always possessed a deep passion for the outdoors and an active lifestyle. Over the past decade, she dedicated herself to competing on the international circuit, relentlessly pursuing her dream of participating in the Olympic Games. Despite her remarkable achievements, Mariske remains committed to her ethos of "aspiring to inspire." In 2016, she completed her Sports Science degree, which has enabled her to pursue her passion for coaching and working as a sports masseuse. Through her wellness clinic, Mariske promotes an active and healthy way of life, organizing workshops and coaching sessions for individuals of all ages, particularly children and women. Her ultimate goal is to pass on her extensive knowledge and experience to the next generation, ensuring a legacy of inspiration and motivation.