Suzaan van Biljon

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Suzaan van Biljon
Personal information
Full name Suzaan van Biljon
Nationality  South Africa
Born (1988-04-26) 26 April 1988 (age 29)
Bloemfontein, South Africa
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 54 kg (119 lb)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Strokes Breaststroke

Suzaan van Biljon (born 26 April 1988 in Bloemfontein, South Africa)[1] is an Olympic-swimmer from South Africa. She swam for South Africa at the 2008 and 2012 Olympics, and as of June 2009 holds both African and South African records.[2] She holds the African record for the long course 200 m breaststroke, set at the 2012 Summer Olympics, and the short course records in the 100 and 200 m breaststroke.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Athlete Profile - Suzaan van Biljon". Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games Corporation. Retrieved 2008-06-24. 
  2. ^ "Suzaan van Biljon Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 24 July 2017. 
  3. ^ "Women's 200m Breaststroke - Olympic Swimming | London 2012". 21 August 2012. Archived from the original on 21 August 2017. Retrieved 24 July 2017. 
  4. ^ http://web.up.ac.za/default.asp?ipkCategoryID=10907 Our Sponsored Athletes Retrieved June 25, 2011

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Awards
Preceded by
Zimbabwe Kirsty Coventry
African Swimmer of the Year
2006
Succeeded by
Zimbabwe Kirsty Coventry