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3rd Olympic GOLD for South Africa!

Wow! Wow! Wow!

South Africa has just won their 3rd Gold medal a the London 2012 Olympics!

After Cameron Van Der Burgh and Chad Le Clos’s successes in the pool, the lightweight fours rowing team have beaten the Great British fours and favourites for the event to take the GOLD medal, taking South Africa to 8th on the medal standings log!

8th!!

The whole of South Africa is abuzz with the great sporting achievements…Olympics, Proteas record win against the English and a South Africa team (Sharks) in the finals of the Super 15! Can it really get better than this…yes it can! The Olympics are not over yet and the Proteas are currently 93-0 just after lunch on Day 1!

It’s so amazing to see how sport can be so good for a country, bringing people to a common goal! I’m am so proud to be a South African!

Lets hope for more successes both on and off the sports field!

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