Dr Suzanne Ferreira completed her PhD in sport performance management for persons with cerebral palsy. She is extremely grateful to have been part of a sport science support team at the Stellenbosch University which prepared the SA Paralympic team for the Sydney, Athens and Beijing Paralympics games.
Her coaching career commenced in 2003 and since then she was privileged to accompany the South African team to various international competitions, including four Paralympics games. To date, Dr Ferreira has coached athletes to Paralympic, World Championship and Commonwealth medals. Her true passion is the empowerment of human potential and creating environments to support this.