Let's meet Maroesjka:

Maroesjka Matthee Cycling Coach

She is Cape Town based and has been a competitive cyclist for the past 16 years – starting off on the track and progressed to becoming more of a road cyclist.

She is the current African Games Road Race Champion, and she has won or podiumed at some of the country’s most iconic races, such as Herald Cycle Tour, Cape Town Cycle Tour and some well known classics.

She has won silver and bronze at the South African Road Championships (2018/2020 respectively) and she had the privilege of representing South Africa multiple times for both Track and Road. She also had the opportunity to experience racing at UCI level in Europe.

She has been a sports massage therapist for the past 10 years and enjoy working within the sporting environments which have also encouraged her to do a few short courses in sports nutrition and psychology. Coaching has always been a passion of hers, and she enjoys sharing her expertise with her athletes and watching them grow and succeed through her help and knowledge of racing.