Simplice Ribouem

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Languages Spoken:

English & French

Are you a citizen of a country other than Australia? If yes, please provide details?

Yes, Cameroon

Education Details:

Y12 Cert 3 civic construction

Club details:

Hawthorn weightlifting club

Why did you begin your sport?

Mum & dad do a sport that you don't hurt anyone.

Do you have any pre-competition routines or rituals?

relax, listen to music, listen to jokes

What is your most memorable sporting achievement?

2010 - medal

Who is your hero / idol, and why? Have you ever met them?

Peros Timas - weightlifter. Yes met him in 2011 in Paris

Who has been the most influential person or people in your career and why?


Do you have any hobbies away from your sport?

Soccer, basketball, judo

What is your sporting ambition?

Last games, to retire, look after family