Cameron Van Der Burgh South Africa

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

25 May 1988

Height

1.84m

Weight

74kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

Top Performances

Sport Guides

SWIMMING

Cameron Van Der Burgh competed in SWIMMING

Did you know?

  • Swimming has 34 medal events at London 2012, including two open water 10km events in Hyde Park's Serpentine.
  • At the first Olympic Games all swimming events were held in open water. London 1908 was the first to use an indoor pool.
  • The USA’s Michael Phelps won an incredible eight gold medals in Beijing. The Baltimore Bullet is aiming to add to his record total of 14 Olympic gold medals in London.
  • Great Britain won six swimming medals at the 2008 Olympics, finishing third in the medal table behind the United States and Australia.
  • The new Aquatics Centre being used at London 2012 has a spectacular wave-like roof that is 160m long and up to 80m wide.

Results for Cameron Van Der Burgh

Date Event Rank Mark
3 Aug Men's 4x100m Medley Relay Heats, Heat 2 7 3:35.23
29 Jul Men's 100m Breaststroke Final 1 WR gold 58.46
28 Jul Men's 100m Breaststroke Semi-finals, Heat 1 1 OR 58.83
28 Jul Men's 100m Breaststroke Heats, Heat 4 2 59.79

Head to Head

Cameron Van Der Burgh vs Craig Benson

Cameron Van Der Burgh

Cameron Van Der Burgh South Africa flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

4

London 2012 results

3:35.23 Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay

Height

1.84m (6'0")

Weight

74kg

Age

25

Craig Benson

Craig Benson Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

3:33.44 Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay

Height

1.83m (6'0")

Weight

76kg

Age

19

View the London 2012 medallist table