Cameron Van der Burgh Wins South Africa’s First Olympic Medal

South African swimmer – Cameron van der Burgh has out done himself and raised our flag higher by winning the first medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics.


Cameron swam his way to a silver medal in the men’s 100m breaststroke, over the weekend, in a time of 58.69.

South African tweet birds immediately took to twitter to congratulate the star!



For more updates on the 2016 Rio Olympics, check out SASCOC

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