Natia van Heerden

Natia is a former Springbok gymnast who turned to XTERRA after retiring from her gymnastics career. In 2013 Natia qualified for the XTERRA World Championships in Maui and played 3rd in the 20-24 age category. In 2014 she qualified again and returned to Maui to win the 20-24 age category and under 25 category. Since then Natia has transitioned to Ironman racing, keeping XTERRA as part of her training and racing schedule in the PRO division.