Nelzaan Strydom is making a splash in open water swimming
The Blue Ocean Aquatics swimmer swam a South African open water qualifying time in the 3km at the provincial champs in December at Midmar dam, placing first in her age group.
This saw her being selected for the KwaZulu-Natal provincial open water team that competed in Marina Martinique in Port Elizabeth recently.
Nelzaan swam a 45:29.01 and placed 19th in the 3km event in the 15-16 year age group. She was then asked to swim in the provincial open water relay as well later in the afternoon.