Liezel Wium's positive attitude, determination and strong mindedness are key factors in her sporting success, she has represented South African Netball since 2000 and has captained both national and provincial teams since 1997.

Born in Worcester, Liezel Wium attended Bloemhof Girls High and Stellenbosch High School where she played first team netball. In 1996 she obtained a National Diploma in Marketing Management from Stellenbosch College and is a certified Pilates instructor.

Liezel is a passionate, dedicated Christian and enjoys any opportunity for adventure from cycling to beach volleyball to learning to surf! She is a self confessed Cappuccino addict and enjoys good movies and red wine.

Her life motto is Live to Leave a legacy which is something she is certainly doing.

  • 2009
    Spar Protea Netball Team (Captain)
    Tornados Netball Team (Western Cape) (Captain)
    Tornados – Gold Medalists: National League
    Best Centre Court Player: National League
    Boland Provincial Team (Captain)
    Boland – Silver Medalists: SA Championships
  • 2008
    Spar Protea Netball Team (Captain)
    Griqualand West Netball Team (Captain)
    Flamingos National League Team Cape (Captain)
    Griqualand West Netball Mid-court player of the year
  • 2007
    Waikato Netball Team – Hamilton, NZ
  • 2006
    Force Netball Squad (National Bank Cup) – Auckland, NZ
    SA Protea Netball Team to tour Fiji & New Zealand
  • 2005
    Capital Shakers Netball Team – Wellington, NZ
  • 2004
    Bay of Plenty/Magic Netball Team – Hamilton, NZ
  • 2003
    Represent SA at the World Netball Championships, Jamaica
    Awarded best Centre court player in South Africa
  • 2002
    Represent SA at the Commonwealth Games, Manchester
  • 1997
    Represent SA at the All Africa Games, Namibia (Captain)
    Represent SA at the All Africa Student Games, Zimbabwe
    SA U/21 Captain
    Boland U/21 Captain
  • 1996
    Represent SA at the Youth World Championships, Canada
  • 1995-1997
    Boland U/21 Netball Team
  • 1992-1994
    Stellenbosch High School – 1st Team
  • 1990-1992
    HMS Bloemhof – 1st Team