About Fanie van der Merwe
Fanie van der Merwe South Africa’s foremost Paralympian sprinter who has cerebral palsy. He achieved a gold medal at the Beijing Summer Paralympics in 2008.
Fanie competes mainly in category T37 sprint events. He will represent South Africa at the 2012 Paralympic Games.
2009 Cape Town - nominated for the Mayor’s Medal, which was awarded at the ceremony
- Gold Medal - All-Africa Games | 2011 200m T37
- Gold Medal - Paralympic Games | 2008 200m - T37
- Gold Medal - Paralympic Games | 2008 100m - T37
You Tube video of the race http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h-z5Gkctcik