Location: Pretoria

Mignon du Preez


I am currently the Captain of The South African Women’s Cricket Team (better known as the Momentum Proteas). I recently launched my own ‘Minx22’ Women’s Cricket Range with Norfolk Cricket Bat Co. I have an Honours Degree in Marketing.

My motto “Your Talent is God’s gift to you, what you do with it is your gift back to God.”

Q & A

What do you want to achieve?
I want to ‘be the change I want to see in Women’s Cricket by leaving a legacy. I want to be a history maker by being the first South African Women’s Cricket Captain to bring home a World Cup Trophy.

What are your cricket goals?
I want to move into the Top 5 ICC Reliance ODI and T20 Batters in the world
I want to win another ‘CSA Women’s Cricketer of the Year Award’
I want to win an ICC player of the year award
I want to play in the first Women’s International Cricket League (WICL)
I want to start a cricket academy for young girls

What is your experience with FUTURELIFE®?
I find FUTURELIFE® very tasty and it provides me with most of my daily vitamins and minerals intake. It also gives me a lot of energy that sustains me through the day.

How do you use it?
Firstly, I enjoy the Smart Oats or Zero Smart Food™ as morning meal with some hot water and milk. Secondly, I use the High Protein Smart Food™ as a shake after training for post workout fuel. Lastly, I like to eat the SmartBars as snacks in between training sessions or when I am on the go.