Olympic gold medalist Ryk Neethling’s swimming academy in Garsfontein, Pretoria has been broken into and equipment to the value of R50,000 (6,300 USD) stolen. Read iolnews.
â€œIt is very sad to me. You try so hard to make a difference in your country. Then it is one step forward and two steps back,â€ Neethling told Beeld newspaper.
Here is a SwimmingWorld TV segment with Neethling from March 2010