A motion without notice tabled by the Chief
Whip of the IFP, Mr Koos Van der Merwe MP
at the sitting of the
20 August 2013
I hereby move without notice, that the House;
- Congratulates Ms Brigette van Aswegen on
her outstanding achievement in winning 1st place in the Women’s
Stand up Paddleboarding(SUP) World Championships 14 foot
division, Molokai to
Oahu race in Hawaii in July;
Salutes her courage and resolve in even
attempting what is arguably known as one of the most
treacherous sea crossings in the world.
Notes that she completed the arduous 55km race in
1st place in a time of 8hrs 55minutes.
Recognizes that Ms van Aswegen is an
extremely talented South African sports woman and ambassador for
women’s sport in South African and the world;
Applauds her success and the inspirational role
she provides to all South Africans.
Issued by: IFP Chief Whip, Mr Koos Van der
Merwe MP, 082 444 4944