Ben Coetzee is an associate professor in the School of Biokinetics, Recreation and Sport Science at the North-West University’s Potchefstroom Campus. He obtained his BSc, BSc Honours and MSc degrees at the former Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education as well as a PhD in Human Movement Science at the North-West University.
Prof Hans de Ridder holds a Ph.D. in Human Movement Science with specialisation in Kinanthropometry.
He is currently the only Level 4 accredited “Criterion Anthropometrist” in Africa and one of only a few in the world. Level 4 is the highest international qualification which can be awarded to an anthropometrist.