Van der Burgh and Gyurta to race at Bergen Swim Festival in memory of Dale Oen


Thumbs up from Alex in BudapestAccording to, both Olympic champions Cameron in the men’s breaststroke Van Der Burgh and Daniel Gyurta will attend the Bergen Swim Festival 19-21 April 2013, to honor their fallen friend Alexander Dale Oen. The meet was cancelled last year, as it was scheduled to be arranged only days after Oen’s untimely death, a short course meet in the long course season that the arrangers plan to make into a long course meet when their new 50-meter venue will be ready in early 2014. Read also this press release (in Norwegian) on

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