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Fri Apr 25 04:31:44 SAST 2014

SA's multiple Olympic medallists

Sport staff | 08 September, 2011 13:130 Comments
Roland Schoeman during the FINA World Cup at the Kings Park Aquatic Centre in Durban

South Africans who have won more than one medal at the Olympics

THREE MEDALS

from a single Games

Roland Schoeman, swimmer - 2004 Athens

Gold - 4x100m freestyle relay

Silver - 100m freestyle

Bronze - 50m freestyle

Bevil Rudd, athlete - 1920 Antwerp

Gold - 400m

Silver - 4x400m

Bronze - 800m

Three medals from two Games

Penny Heyns, swimmer - 1996 Atlanta & 2000 Sydney

Gold - 100m breaststroke (1996)

Gold - 200m breaststroke gold (1996)

Bronze - 100m breaststroke bronze (2000)

Charles Winslow, tennis player - 1912 Stockholm & 1920 Antwerp

Gold - men's singles (1912)

Gold - men's doubles (1912)

Bronze - men's singles (1920)

TWO MEDALS

from a single Games

Chad le Clos, swimmer - 2012 London

Gold - men's 200m butterfly

Silver - men's 100m butterfly

Harry Kitson, tennis player - 1912 Stockholm

Gold - men's doubles

Silver - men's silver

Thomas Shardelow, cyclist - 1952 Helsinki

Silver - 4000m team pursuit

Silver - 2000m tandem silver

James Walker, cyclist - 1920 Antwerp

Silver - 2000m tandem

Bronze - 4000m team pursuit bronze

William Smith, cyclist - 1920 Antwerp

Silver - 2000m tandem

Bronze - 4000m team pursuit bronze

Raymond Robinson, cyclist - 1952 Helsinki

Silver - 2000m tandem silver

Bronze - 1000m time trial

Two medals from separate Games

Hestrie Cloete, athlete - 2000 Sydney & 2004 Athens

Silver - High jump (2000)

Silver - High jump (2004)

Sidney Atkinson, athlete - 1924 Paris & 1928 Amsterdam

Gold - 110m hurdles (1928)

Silver - 110m hurdles (1924)

Daniel Bekker, boxer - 1956 Melbourne & 1960 Rome

Silver - heavyweight boxing (1960)

Bronze - heavyweight boxing (1956)

Alfred Swift, cyclist - 1952 Helsinki & 1956 Melbourne

Silver - 4000m team pursuit (1952)

Bronze - 1000m time trial (1956)

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