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Bloemfontein’s golden boy is back

The newly crowned 50m backstroke world champion, Zane Waddell, arrived back in Bloemfontein on Tuesday after a long commute from Gwangju, South Korea, where...

Bloemfontein’s golden boy back on Tuesday

The newly crowned 50m backstroke world champion, Zane Waddell, will be back in Bloemfontein on Tuesday. The 21-year-old, who studies in the USA, stunned the...

Waddell delighted with World University Games gold

The 21-year-old Free Stater, Zane Waddell, is delighted with the gold medal he won on Sunday night at the 30th Summer Universiade at the...

Swimming novice braving new challenges

It's been about a year since Aphiwe Katikati learned how to swim, and he has just completed the Ironman half triathlon. He practised swimming...

13-year-old with cerebral palsy a true inspiration

"The day I wanted to park on a disabled parking and my daughter said no, I realised that she wanted to be treated as...

Waddell qualifies for World Champs

Zane Waddell of the Free State is one of eleven South Africans who will be representing South Africa at the 2018 FINA World Short-course...

Waddell inspired by Team SA’s Commonwealth success

The swimmer, Zane Waddell, is back in Bloemfontein after completing his second year of studies at the University of Alabama in the USA. The...

UFS braced for first TRICampus TT

The University of the Free State campus is set for the first ever TRICampus TT triathlon event which will be taking place on Saturday...

Prevent drowning these holidays

For South Africans summertime spells fun, sunshine and outdoor activities involving waters port and swimming. However, it can unfortunately also be a time fraught...

Van der Burgh swims to gold in the City of Roses

South Africa claimed a one-two in the men’s 50m breaststroke final of the CANA African Swimming Championships in Bloemfontein on Monday. The South African swimming...

Le Clos wins 100m butterfly gold in Bloem

South Africa’s Chad le Clos has won the gold in the men’s 100m butterfly at the Africa Swimming Championships in Bloemfontein. The 2012 London and...

Bloem geared for 16th CANA African Swimming Championships

The 12th CANA African Swimming Championships will take place in Manguang in the Free State from 16th to the 23rd October and will bring...

Waddell off to join the “Alabama Crimson Tide”

The 19-year-old Bloemfontein swimming sensation, Zane Waddell, is finally off to the USA where he will be honing his skills in the pool and...

Polar Bear 2016

With just over 30 days to Polar Bear 2016, the 21st running of the event, the enquiries are pouring in as is the case...

Waddel and Wessels earn rostrum places at SAs

Free State swimmers, Zane Waddell and Reynard Wessels, were the star performers of the Free State swimming team who took on the rest of...

Waddell gets USA scholarship

Zane Waddell is off to the University of Alabama (USA) on a full scholarship for five years from August next year. Waddell is seen here with the signed National Letter of Intent (NLI), committing him to Alabama and signifying the end of the recruiting process. PHOTO: RUFUS BOTHA

Waddell breaks Schoeman’s 50 freestyle record for more gold

Zane Waddell (left) PHOTO: Twitter

Waddell makes a splash in Samoa

Zane Waddell (middle) of South Africa after winning gold int the boys 50m butterfly final at Commonwealth Youth Games in Apia, Samoa. PHOTO: Mark Kolbe