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DAVID ISAACSON | Let Schoenmaker stroke away tide that washed over her predecessors

Until Sydney 2000, SA’s women swimmers surpassed the country’s men, yet their feats have been forgotten

13 April 2021 - 20:07

Tatjana Schoenmaker’s amazing performances at the Olympic trials in Gqeberha at the weekend highlighted one of the key problems in SA swimming.

The 23-year-old equalled the world’s fastest 200m breaststroke time since 2018 and her 100m breaststroke effort ranked her third in the world over the same period...

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