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Penelope Heyns

Famous swimmer from Southern Africa nicknamed “Penny” who’s widely thought to be one of the biggest breaststroke swimmers ever. She won silver medals in the 100 and 200 meter occasions on the 1996 Olympic Video games, becoming the initial swimmer ever to take action. She was the youngest swimmer in the South African group on the 1992 Summertime Olympics in Barcelona. At one stage she kept five out a feasible six world information in the breaststroke, getting the initial person in the annals of swimming to do this feat. Her parents had been deeply spiritual and transferred from Springs towards the Natal South Coastline. She been successful Hungary’s Krisztina Egerszegi as Globe Swimmer of the entire year in 1996.

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