Chelain Van Der Merwe

Vital Stats:

  • First Name: Chelain
  • Surname: Van der Merwe
  • Age: 26
  • Hometown: Vereeniging
  • Occupation: Mathematics teacher

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Tell us more about yourself:

What are your fitness goals?

To work hard and improve my body on a daily basis. Also to show everyone that you can look amazing by working for it.


What are your hobbies?

I love training in the gym and I also play and umpire netball games.


Do you have any sporting/fitness achievements you would like to share?

I started training in September 2016. In 2017 I competed in my first fitness competition and made it through to the top 5 and was chosen to represent my province at the IFBB National Championships.


Why did you enter the USN Face of Fitness 2017?

I decided to become fit and compete on stage and I would like the opportunity to introduce this lifestyle to other people as well. Thanks to my trainer I love what I do and have a lot more confidence in my abilities. I now know what it takes to work hard to look better.