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director , sports medicine physician

Jeroen Swart, South African sports medicine physician, director. Achievements include invention of ergofit electronic bike fit. Member of S. African Sports Medicine Association (regional committee member 2006-2007).

Background

Swart, Jeroen was born on February 7, 1975 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Son of Henricus Antonius and Berindina Gertruida Swart.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, University Cape Town, SA, 1998. Master of Philosophy in Sports Medicine, University Cape Town, SA, 2008. Doctor of Philosophy, University Cape Town, SA, 2010.

Career

Senior house officer Somerset Hospital, Cape Town, 2001—2002. Casualty officer Visser Steyn and Associates, 2003—2005. Associate sports physician Sports Science Institute SA, 2006—2009, partner, sports physician, since 2010, director, since 2005.

Sports director Life Cycling Academy and Velokhaya Project, Cape Town, since 2008. Team physician Ajax Cape Town Premier League Football Club, Cape Town, since 2009. Executive director Science to Sport, Cape Town, since 2009.

Primary physician Local Organizing Committee, Fédération internationale de football association 2010 Football World Cup, Cape Town, since 2010.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of ergofit electronic bike fit.

Membership

Member of S. African Sports Medicine Association (regional committee member 2006-2007).

Connections

Married Nicole Anne Botha, March 20, 2005. 1 child Sophie Isabella.

father:
Henricus Antonius

mother:
Berindina Gertruida Swart

spouse:
Nicole Anne Botha

child:
Sophie Isabella Swart