Zimbabwe at the London 2012 Olympics

Kirsty Coventry – Being interviewed after finishing 2nd in the Semi Finals of Women’s 200m Backstroke

I thought that it may be useful for people to know when to tune in to cheer on the Zimbabwean athletes at the London 2012 Olympics:

Next Events

Next events in which a Zimbabwean will be competing in:

Sunday, 12 August 2012

Latest Results

Tuesday 7th August 2012

Sunday, 5th August 2012

Saturday 4th August 2012

Friday 3rd August 2012

Thursday 2nd August 2012

Tuesday 31st July 2012

Monday 30th July 2012

Sunday 29th July 2012

Saturday 28th July 2012

Zimbabwe Olympic Team

Below are all the members of the Zimbabwe Olympic Team in alphabetical order – It lists their upcoming event dates and times as well as the results of events already completed.

Kirsty Coventry

Swimming

Women’s 100m Backstroke Heat 4 – Aquatics Centre – Sunday, 29 July 2012 10:00am (UK Time) Result: 4th
  Women’s 100m Backstroke Semi Final – Aquatics Centre- Sunday, 29 July 2012 20:49 (UK Time) Result: 7th
  Women’s 200m Backstroke Heat 5- Aquatics Centre – Thursday, 02 August 2012 11:31 (UK Time) 12:31 (Zim Time) Result: 2nd
  Women’s 200m Backstroke Semi Final (Heat 2) – Thursday, 02 August 2012 19:58 (UK Time) 20:58 (Zim Time) Result: 2nd
  Women’s 200m Backstroke Final – Aquatics Centre – Friday, 03 August 2012 19:30 (UK Time) 20:30 (Zim Time) Result: 6th
  Women’s 200m Individual Medley Heat 5 – Aquatics Centre – Monday, 30 July 2012 10:41 (UK Time) 11:41am (Zim Time) Result: 2nd
  Women’s 200m Individual Medley Semi Final – Aquatics Centre – Monday, 30 July 2012 20:55 (UK Time) 21:55 (Zim Time) Result: 3rd
  Women’s 200m Individual Medley Final – Aquatics Centre – Monday, 30 July 2012 20:55 (UK Time) 21:55 (Zim Time) Result: 6th

Christopher Felgate

Triathlon

Men’s Triathlon Final – Hyde Park – Tuesday, 07 August 2012 11:30 (UK Time) Result: 52nd

James Fraser-Mackenzie

Rowing

Men’s Single Sculls Heat 3 – Eton Dorney – Saturday, 28 July 2012 12:30 (UK Time) Result: 5th
    Mens Repechages – Eton Dorney – Sunday, 29 July 2012 09:50 (UK Time) Result: 4th
    Semi Final (Match 6) – From 31 July 9:40 (UK Time) Result: 3rd
    Finals (E) – Friday, 03 August 2012 09:30 (UK Time) Result: 6th

Wirimai Juwawo

Athletics

Men’s Marathon Final – Sunday, 12 August 2012 11:00 (UK Time) Result:

Cuthbert Nyasango

Athletics

Men’s Marathon Final – Sunday, 12 August 2012 11:00 (UK Time) Result:

Sharon Tavengwa

Athletics

Women’s Marathon Final – The Mall – Sunday, 05 August 2012 11:00 (UK Time) Result: DNF

Micheen Thornycroft

Rowing

Women’s Single Sculls Heat 2- Eton Dorney – Saturday, 28 July 2012 13:30 (UK Time) Result: 3rd
    Quarter Final (Repechage 3) – Tuesday, 31 July 2012 11:40 – 12:00 (UK Time) Result: 4th
    Semi Finals (D) – Eton Dorney – Thursday, 02 August 2012 09:30 Result: 1st
    Finals (C) – Eton Dorney – Saturday, 04 August 2012 09:30 Result: 2nd

Go Zimbabwe!!!

Winner!!!
Fantastic effort – Micheen Thornycroft comes from behind to win the Women’s Single Sculls Semi Final (D) and makes it into Final (C) Go Team Zimbabwe!

Kirsty Coventry finishes in 2nd in Heat 5 of Women’s 200m Backstroke, Qualifies for the Semi Finals with the 3rd fastest time.

Micheen Thornycroft rowing in the Women’s Single Sculls Semi Final (D)

Zim Support for Kirsty at the Swimming

Kirsty Coventry before the start of the Final of the Women’s 200m Individual Medley

Zimbabwe’s James Fraser-Mackenzie finishes in 3rd in the Men’s Single Sculls Rowing Semi Final (Match 6)

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  • Thanks for this summary of events – it makes it so much easier to know when to tune in! Very encouraging results so far.

  • kate schuil

    thanks so much for this!!! so much easier to find our athletes this way. well done James. go Kirsty, Chris, Wirimai, Sharon Micheen, & Cuthbert

  • All of our competitors Kirsty Coventry, Christopher Felgate, James Fraser-Mackenzi, Wirimai Juwawo, Cthbert Nyasango, Sharon Tavegwa and Micheen Thornycroft have so far made it to finals. What ever medals or not we get, you have done us so proud being there. You have glued us to our screens, given us something to get pumped about, lifted our spirits and brought pride to our nation. Bless you all.

  • Very exciting to see the Zimbabwean team and the flag flying. Congrats to you all and good luck. Brilliant swimming Kirsty Coventry.

  • fadzai

    proudly zimbabwean…….:)