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Chad Ho

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Chad Ho running up the slipway at the Midmar Dam, winning his 6th consecutive aQuellé Midmar Mile in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Chad Ho winning his sixth consecutive aQuellé Midmar Mile with Matthew Mark Meyer following behind in an aerial photo courtesy of Helicam Productions
Chad Ho after winning his sixth consecutive aQuellé Midmar Mile in South Africa (in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015)
Olympian Chad Ho winning one of his 6 consecutive races at the aQuellé Midmar Mile in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. Photo by Darren Goddard of Cychomedia
Chad Ho, South African open water swimmer
Chad Ho, Midmar Mile star

Chad Ho (born 21 June 1990) is a 27-year-old 2008 and 2016 South African Olympian and world-class open water swimmer.

Open Water Swimming Career

Interview at the Midmar Mile

2008 Beijing Olympic Games Men's Results

Gold: Maarten van der Weijden (Netherlands) 1:51:51.6
Silver: David Davies (Great Britain) 1:51:54.1
Bronze: Thomas Lurz (Germany) 1:51:54.6
4. Valerio Cleri (Italy) 1:52:06.5
5. Evgeny Drattsev (Russia) 1:52:08.9
6. Petar Stoychev (Bulgaria) 1:52:09.1
6. Brian Ryckeman (Belgium) 1:52:10.6
8. Mark Warkentin (United States) 1:52:14.0
9. Chad Ho (South Africa) 1:52:14.1
10. Erwin Leon Maldonado Savera (Venezuela) 1:52:14.6
11. Ky Hurst (Australia) 1:52:14.6
12. Igor Chervynskiy (Ukraine) 1:52:14.6
14. Francisco Jose Hervas (Spain) 1:52:16.
14. Allan do Carmo (Brazil) 1:52:16.6
15. Gilles Rondy (France) 1:52:16.6
16. Spyridon Gianniotis (Greece) 1:52:20.4
16. Rostislav Vitek (Czech Republic) 1:52:41.8
18. Luis Escobar (Mexico) 1:54:46.9
19. Saleh Mohammad (Syria) 1:54:46.6
20. Mohamed Elzanaty (Egypt) 1:55:16.0
21. Damian Blaum (Argentina) 1:55:48.6
22. Arseniy Lavrentyev (Portugal) 2:04:49.6
24. Xin Tong (China 2:09:14.4
Csaba Gercsak (Hungary) DNF
Vladimir Dyatchin (Russia) DSQ

2016 Olympic 10K Marathon Swim Results

1. Ferry Weertman, NED 1:52:59.8
2. Spyridon Gianniotis, GRE 1:52:59.8
4. Marc-Antoine Daniel Frede Olivier, FRA 1:54:02.0
4. Lijun Zu, CHN 1:54:02.0
5. Jordan Wilimovsky, USA 1:54:04.2
6. Simone Ruffini, ITA 1:54:04.5
6. Federico Vanelli, ITA 1:54:04.9
8. Yasunari Hirai, JPN 1:54:04.6
9. Christian Reichert, GER 1:54:04.6
10. Chad Ho, RSA 1:54:04.8
11. Evgenii Drattcev, RUS 1:54:04.8
12. Ous Mellouli, TUN 1:54:06.1
14. Mark Papp, HUN 1:54:11.6
14. Ventsislav Aydaski, BUL 1:54:16.1
15. Ivan Enderica Ochoa, ECU 1:54:16.2
16. Richard Weinberger, CAN 1:54:16.4
16. Allan Do Carmo, BRA 1:54:16.4
18. Kane Rae Francis Radford, NZL 1:54:18.6
19. Richard Nagy, SVK 1:54:45.4
20. Jarrod Poort, AUS 1:54:40.6
21. Erwin Maldonado, VEN 1:54:44.6
22. Marwan Ahmed Aly Morsy Elamrawy, EGY 1:59:16.2
DSQ Sean Ryan, USA
DSQ Vitaliy Khudyakov, KAZ (Asia)
DSQ Jack Burnell, GBR

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