Johannesburg, Monday, 19th August 2019 - Morocco will be hosting some of Mzansi’s top aquatics talent when the swimming programme of the 12th All Africa Games take place from 21st to 24th August 2019 in the capital city of Rabat.
The South African swimming team topped the medal podium in 2015 with a total of 54 medals and will be looking to better that count with the likes of Douglas Erasmus returning to the competition in the 50 and 100m freestyle as well as the 50m butterfly.
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Tokyo, Sunday, 4th August 2019
Tatjana Schoenmaker wrapped up the Tokyo leg of the FINA Swimming World Cup with a total of two gold medals and one World Cup record.
Schoenmaker just missed out on a place in the 50m breaststroke final, when she finished the heats session in 8th place together with Australia’s Emily Seebohm, both touching the wall in 31.77. Seebohm continued to the final and concluded 7th in 31.62.
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Tokyo, Saturday, 3rd August 2019
Tatjana Schoenmaker claimed her second gold medal during day two of the FINA Swimming World Cup in Tokyo today.
Schoenmaker’s time of 1:06.54 in the 100m breaststroke final secured her the top spot on the medal podium ahead of Japan’s Miho Teramura and Reona Aoki in 1:06.77 and 1:07.06, respectively.
The Tokto leg of the FINA Swimming World Cup concludes tomorrow with Schoenmaker racing the 50m breaststroke.
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