Thursday Jul 24
Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer
Swimming World Throwback Thursday Video: Darian Townsend Wins Olympic Gold
PHOENIX, Arizona, July 24. THE news that South African Darian Townsend was given American citizenship today is likely bringing back memories of Townsend's day at the top of the podium at the 2004 Olympics.
Mbalula sparks Twitter war with Kenya
South Africa won't be like Kenya and send athletes to the Olympics "to drown in the pool", Sports and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula reportedly told journalists in Johannesburg on Tuesday, sparking a Twitter war.
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Olympic gold medallist Ryk Neethling was the first South African to win the Star of the Year title in 2008.
SA swimming in great shape
South Africa's current crop of swimmers is arguably the greatest generation in the country's history.