Paralympics 2012

Work cut out for Bouwer

2012-09-04 13:51
Charles Bouwer (File)
Cape Town - South Africa's Charles Bouwer qualified with the fourth-fastest time for the final of the men's 400m freestyle S13 at the London Paralympics on Tuesday.

Bouwer, 22, won Heat 1 in a time of 4:17.74, but was pushed down to fourth overall after the considerably faster Heat 2.

Bouwer will start in Lane 6 in Tuesday evening's final, scheduled to start at 21:45 SA time.

Bouwer already has three medals to his name at this year's Paralympics: Gold in the 50m freestyle S13, and silver in both the 100m freestyle S13 and backstroke S13.



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