Chanelle van Wyk

Top Swimmers Aim for Fast Times

Fifteen-year-old freestyle swim star Dominique Dryding will be among the who’s who of local swimmers at the Samsung Swimming Grand Prix, at the University of the Western Cape on Saturday and Sunday. The Cape Town-based teenage pair of Chanelle van Wyk and Dominique Dryding will be among a wave of top black swimmers out to […]

BESTMed Backs Athletes for Olympics

Chanelle van Wyk, pictured with her silver medals at the Telkom SA Short Course Championships in 2007, is joined by track athlete Geraldine Pillay as one of two women athletes with Olympic ambitions sponsored by BESTMed. BESTMed, one of the largest healthcare providers in South Africa, has announced its sponsorship of two women athletes vying […]

Swimming SA Announce FINA Team

Melissa Corfe, pictured during the FINA/ARENA World Cup in Durban during October 2007, has been named by Swimming SA as one of eight women to represent South Africa at the FINA World Short Course Championships in England during April. Picture: © Anesh Debiky Swimming SA has announced a full-strength line up that will challenge for […]

Lize-Marie Leads the Way for SA

Keri-Leigh Shaw receiving her gold medal in the 200m Butterfly at the 2007 FINA / Arena Swimming World Cup, in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on 23-25 November 2007. Receiving the silver medal is Brazilian Daiene Marcal Dias, with the bronze going to Brazil’s Livia Carvalho Dos Santos. Picture © Robert Serbinenko / IVPIX South Africa’s women […]

Swim SA Announce Egypt Squad

Chanelle van Wyk, photographed recently at the Telkom SA Short Course Championships in Pietermaritzburg, has been included in the SA national swimming squad hoping to represent South Africa at the African Junior Championships in Cairo, Egypt. Swimming SA today announced its Junior National Squads in Johannesburg on Tuesday, as the race for places in the […]

Medal Count Rises for Team SA

Official information about South Africa’s progress during the first three days at the All Africa Games in Algeria is limited, but Team SA’s management team has provided insights of positive news from the continent’s most prestigious sporting event.

Swim SA Name Melbourne Team

Swimming South Africa has announced five women as part of the 14-member team to represent South Africa at the 12th FINA World Championships, to be held in Melbourne during March 2007.

FINA Trials Day 3

The third day of the Telkom Trials for the 12th FINA World Championships here in the Kings Park pool, was relatively quiet compared to the first two days when three swimmers qualified for the 2007 Melbourne champs.

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