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Last mentioned in Bulawayo : Zimbabwe
Terence Parkin (born April 12, 1980 in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe) is a deaf swimmer from South Africa, who won the silver medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in the 200 metres breaststroke....

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  • | SA hope to swim in medals

      News Source: News 24 | 14 days ago
    South Africa will once again hope for a massive medal harvest from the swimming team at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games next week. The strong swimming contingent will be spearheaded by serial medal collector Chad le Clos, who could be eyeing as many
  • Africa: Expert - No Such Thing As 'Accidental' Doping

      News Source: All Africa | 9 months ago
    There is no such thing as accidental doping. The statement comes as anti-doping officials are meeting in Johannesburg to adopt a new code that will make it harder than ever for athletes to use such drugs. With many top-level athletes initially
  • Thousands tackle Midmar Mile

      News Source: News 24 | over 1 year ago
    Thousands took to the water on Saturday to kick-start the 40th anniversary celebrations of the Midmar Mile. The packed swimming programme got underway with one of South Africa's swimming icons Terence Parkin and the rest of his fellow Graeme Pope-
  • Chad back in winners' circle

      News Source: News 24 | almost 2 years ago
    Double Olympic medalist Chad le Clos was first in the water in the 200m freestyle, winning the race in a time of 1:45.08 ahead of fellow Olympians Darian Townsend in 1:45.38 and Leith Shankland 1:47.26. Both Le Clos and Townsend dipping under the 'A'
  • Le Clos wins gold in Durban

      News Source: News 24 | over 2 years ago
    Medal prospect Chad le Clos successfully completed the second part of his attempt to swim in four races at the London Olympics when he won the 200 metres butterfly gold at the SA National Swimming Championships and Olympic Trials in Durban on
  • Le Clos best I've seen - coach

      News Source: News 24 | over 2 years ago
    South Africa's top swimming coach, Graham Hill, says teenager Chad le Clos is the best talent he has worked with and has tipped the teenager for a medal at next year's Olympic Games in London. The two returned to the country this week after Le Clos
  • Born deaf and losing her sight, NDP swimmer makes mark

      News Source: Baltimore Sun | over 3 years ago
    As recently as in seventh grade, she gave a speech about her Olympic goals...In researching for that speech, Meyers found inspiration when she discovered the story of Terence Parkin, a silver medalist at the Sydney Olympics in 2000. Parkin, like
  • SA Olympic star saves boy

      News Source: I Africa | over 3 years ago
    Terence Parkin on the podium after the men's 200m breaststroke final at Sydney International Aquatic centre during the Sydney 2000 Olympic games...The daily said the boy's arm got stuck in the vent around 4pm on Thursday. Netcare 911 spokesperson

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