Every South African a Swimmer

SA Swimmer – Best Performer in Beijing

SA Swimmer – Best Performer in Beijing
Johannesburg, 01 October 2015 - Cameron van der Burgh grabbed another gold medal on the final day of the Beijing leg of the Fina/Airweave World Cup 2015 earlier tonight.

In the 100m breaststroke, Van der Burgh raced to the finish in 59:76 ahead of silver medal winner, Yan Zibei of China who clocked 1:00:57 and Tommy Sucipto of Australia settled for a bronze in 1:01:16.
The Mzansi swimmer was named the best performer in the 50m breaststroke in Beijing (27:23).
The remaining legs of the World Cup will be held as follows:
• October 3-4 - Singapore (SIN)
• October 28-29 - Tokyo (JPN)
• November 2-3 - Doha (QAT)
• November 6-7 - Dubai (UAE)

For further information please contact:
Swimming South Africa Marketing Coordinator 
Thathani Gaba
082 304 1817
Swimming South Africa is the governing body of aquatics in South Africa.
Its objective is to encourage the practice of aquatic disciplines for all in South Africa with the purpose of promoting swimming as a life skill through Learn To Swim programmes; providing healthy exercise to South Africans of all ages and races; recruiting recreational swimmers to compete in the various competitions; and promoting competition and athlete development to the highest level. Swimming South Africa is kindly supported by SASCOC, National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund, Arena, Sport & Recreation SA and Rand Water.
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