Rebecca Meder

South Africa’s Youth Getting It Done At Age Group C’ships

The youth of South Africa continued to clean up FINA World Junior Championships cuts on days 3 and 4 of the nation’s Junior Age Group Swimming Championships.

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Coetzee Collects 2 More World Jr C’ships Qualifying Times In Durban

16-year-old Dune Coetzee was on a roll again on day 2 of the 2019 South African National Junior Age Group Swimming Championships.

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South Africa’s Dune Coetzee Punches Spot At World Juniors

16-year-old Dune Coetzee led the charge of young South Africans with an impressive 400m freestyle effort of 4:15.02.

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Corbett Produces Huge 200 Breast PB In Stellenbosch

19-year-old Kaylene Corbett of South Africa notched a new 200 breast personal best of 2:25.98 in Stellenbosch, clearing her previous lifetime best by over a second.

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South Africa Grand Prix Day 1: Schoenmaker Clocks 1:07.11 1Breast

South Africa’s Tatjana Schoenmaker registered the 3rd fastest performance of her career for gold in Stellenbosch.

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Blume Entered In South African Grand Prix For Post-Surgery Debut

24-year-old Pernille Blume underwent heart surgery last month and is entered in the South African Grand Prix this weekend for her first race back.

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Australians Kareena Lee, Nick Sloman Take Midmar Mile

Australian Kareena Lee took the women’s title in the 2019 Midmar Mile, the world’s largest open water race.

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Erin Gallagher Wins Multiple Medals at South African Grand Prix

Short Course World Championships finalist Erin Gallagher isn’t resting on her laurels, producing some solid early-2019 swims in Nelspruit.

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11 South Africans Qualify For ‘Self-Funded’ Short Course World C’ships

Olympian Chad Le Clos is among the 11 South African swimmers who made their nation’s Short Course World Championships squad; but, there’s a catch.

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2017 Swammy Awards: African Female Swimmer of the Year Farida Osman

To see all of our 2017 Swammy Awards presented by TYR, click here.  2017 AFRICAN FEMALE SWIMMER OF THE YEAR:…

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Irina Krivonogova is Only Scratch for Day 1 Finals at World Juniors

Irina Krivonogova of the Russian Federation has ceded her spot to South Africa’s Rebecca Meder in the final of the women’s 400 IM on Day One of 6th FINA World Junior Swimming Championships.

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South Africa Announces World Junior Championships Team

With less than a month to go, Swimming South Africa has released their roster for the upcoming Junior World Championships…

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Promising Athletes Named To Self-Funded South African World Jr Roster

South African nominees for the nation’s World Junior Championships roster must pay their own way to Indy.

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Le Clos Clinches World’s #1 100 Fly Time, Tandy Rocks Another Sub-22

Back on top: South Africa’s Chad Le Clos scores world’s fastest 100m butterfly time this season.

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Schoenmaker Is First South African Female On Elite Roster Since 2013

While competing on day 5 of her nation’s championship meet, Tatjana Schoenmaker accomplished a major feat by becoming the first female to clock a World Championships qualifying time for Budapest.

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