Aneurin Gounden

Name: Aneurin Gounden HSGoundon

Date of Birth: 30/10/97

Gender: Male

Place of Birth: Durban

Home Town: Durban

Sporting Code: Golf

Introduction to your sport: I was introduced by my dad and his friends. I had my first club at age 3. I loved it from the beginning. My dad starting training me at the local soccer grounds. I used to practise for 3 hours a day from age 3 to 10. I used to hit balls practising my swing.

Career Achievements: 2015 – won my first national U19 tournament at Bryanston CC, Runner up twice, Selected for Senior IPT KZN

Personal Sponsors: Mr Allan Mellor sponsors my personal trainer from the age of 7. Macsteel Maestros, Ernie Els Fancourt Foundation

Nickname: Anu

Role Model: Tiger Woods because he plays golf with passion. He never gives up easily. He is never afraid to play difficult shots.

Favourite Food: Fish and chips and cheese grillers

How do you spend your down time? Watching movies and reading

Specialist Event/s: Amateur

Importance of the EADP for you: I am given the opportunity to improve my skills by meeting and training with the professionals from Prime. I receive a holistic development to improve my game of golf. They have taught me how to do things correctly.

Favourite Drink: Super M

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