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South Africa
Country: South Africa
Age: 26
Date of birth: Nov. 17, 1977
Hometown: Bloemfontein, South Africa
Sport: Swimming
Events: Men's 100-meter freestyle, 200 freestyle.
Height: 6-5
Weight: 205
Coach: Frank Busch
Club: University of Arizona
Previous Olympics: 2000 - 5th, 1,500 freestyle; 8th, 400 freestyle; 1996 - 5th, 1,500 freestyle.
World Championships: 2003 - 5th, 100 freestyle; 1998 - 5th, 1,500 freestyle.
Other career highlights: Ranked third in world in 100 freestyle (48.76 seconds) and eighth in 200 freestyle (1:47.37).

Results: Ryk Neethling
PlaceEventTime/ScoreYear
GoldMen's 4x100m Freestyle Relay47.91, OR, WRAthens 2004
7Men's 4x100m Freestyle Relay3:12.66Beijing 2008
4Men's 100m Freestyle48.63Athens 2004