Olympic dreams for NWU athletes
Sunette Viljoen, the NWU Potchefstroom campus’ Olympic javelin thrower, will start her campaign for another South African gold medal on Tuesday, 7 August at London 2012.
This native of Rustenburg is the current Africa and Commonwealth champion and is currently ranked as the number one woman’s javelin thrower in the world.
If you want to wish Sunette luck, or congratulate her on her performance during the first selection round, you can visit the NWU-Puk Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/#!/pukke
Another NWU Potchefstroom campus athlete, the 22-year old André Olivier, has qualified for the men’s 800m semi-final at the Games tonight, with a qualifying time of 1:4:42.
To wish André luck, you can also visit http://www.facebook.com/#!/pukke
Enjoy the Games and a big Olympic greeting for all!