Sates and van Niekerk shine in Mare Nostrum Swim Series

May 30, 2022
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May 30, 2022 Admin

Sates and van Niekerk shine in Mare Nostrum Swim Series

Matthew Sates and Lara van Niekerk completed a successful Mare Nostrum swim series yesterday in Canet-en-Roussillon.

Sates finished off with a clean sweep of 9 gold medals from 9 races over the three-stop swim series in Monaco, Spain and France, setting 2 meet records along the way.

van Niekerk won 1 gold and 3 silver medals, with her time of 29.90 in the 50m Breaststroke in Monaco earning her 2nd top female performer overall.

Both Sates and van Niekerk now prepare for the World Championships in Budapest later in June.