Retired SA swim star Cameron van der Burgh set for fatherhood

2020-06-01 12:11

Retired South African Olympic swimming star Cameron van der Burgh is preparing for his next challenge - fatherhood.


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Two Italian swimmers killed in air crash

2020-05-31 20:12

Two Italian competitive swimmers have died after their ultralight aircraft crashed after take-off, the Italian swimming federation has confirmed.

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Hartley reflects on 15 years of competing

2020-05-23 16:26

South Africa's most decorated sprint canoeist Bridgitte Hartley reflected recently on a career that has spanned more than a decade and a half,.

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Short course swimming champs pushed back to December 2021

2020-05-21 13:01

This year's short course world swimming championships in Abu Dhabi have been rescheduled to December 2021 due to concerns over the coronavirus pandemic.

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Le Clos calls for rival Sun to be stripped of Rio gold

2020-05-08 20:01

Star South African swimmer Chad le Clos believes it's unjust for Sun Yang to still have his Olympic medals after the Chinese freestyler was recently banned for eight years.

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HELP! CSA joins growing calls urging government to support federations in need

2020-05-06 20:06

Canoeing South Africa has urged national government to assist national sporting federations as many confront financial collapse during the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown.


Olympics postponement a blessing in disguise - Schoenmaker

2020-05-05 15:20

‘I’m still hoping to do my best times; I just have the advantage of another year of training. We scored in this because the four years from 2016 went by so fast’.


Swim star Franklin shares pain of Olympians missing out on Tokyo

2020-05-05 10:05

Laureus Academy Member Missy Franklin has shared the pain and frustration of Olympians around the world unable to compete in Tokyo following the coronavirus pandemic.

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USA Swimming plans to begin pre-Olympic meets in November

2020-04-27 21:37

USA Swimming have announced tentative dates for six meets leading to next year's Olympic trials, with hopes of resuming some regional events as soon as August.

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Canoeing SA commits to national champs despite virus fears

2020-04-08 16:27

Canoeing South Africa are putting in place plans to ensure that all national championships affected by Covid-19 will have a space in the year.

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Swimmer Schooling seeks national service delay after Olympics moved

2020-05-06 10:15

Swimming champion Joseph Schooling is seeking to further delay his national service in Singapore so he can compete in the postponed Tokyo Games.

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FEEL GOOD | Cape Town big wave surfer raising funds for Covid-19 relief

2020-05-04 15:24

Cape Town big wave surfer Matt Bromley is working tirelessly towards helping fellow South Africans less fortunate during this time of uncertainty.

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WADA wants answers after banned Sun's 'Olympic training call-up'

2020-04-24 07:24

The World Anti-Doping Agency demanded answers after reports that Chinese swimming star Sun Yang was called up for national training.

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Berg River Canoe Marathon in wait-and-see mode

2020-04-08 11:11

With exactly three months to go to the 59th edition of the Berg River Canoe Marathon, the ultra-paddling classic is in a cautious wait-and-see mode.

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Swimming world championships moved to 2022

2020-05-04 12:57

The next swimming world championships, scheduled for 2021 in Japan, have been pushed back until May 2022 following the postponement of the Olympic Games.

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Schoenmaker braces for a icy plunge to get back into training

2020-04-21 12:39

Tatjana Schoenmaker has not been idle in the weeks she has been building up the courage to take a comeback plunge in what certainly is going to be an icy experience.

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USA Swimming reschedules Olympic qualifying for June 2021

2020-04-10 19:10

American swimmers, their quest for Olympic gold delayed by the coronavirus pandemic, will book their trips to the Tokyo Olympics from 13-20 June 2021.

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Swim star Peaty adjusts to life with no pool

2020-04-04 17:16

Olympic swimming champion Adam Peaty has to make do with no pool while he attempts to stay in shape during the coronavirus shutdown.


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