Gloria Muzito claims Bronze in 100m freestyle at All Africa games

Gloria Muzito claims Bronze in 100m freestyle at All Africa games
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Uganda’s Gloria Anna Muzito has won  Bronze  in the Women’s Freestyle 100m swimming event at  the 13th All African Games in Accra, Ghana, setting a new personal best and national record with a time of 56.01 seconds.

Despite a slow start in the final, Muzito showcased incredible determination, closing the gap and clinching the third position to claim the medal. South Africa’s  De Lang Caitlin Ann  clinched Gold with a time of 55.53, while Egypt’s Hisham Ahmed Osman Frida Silver in 55.62

Muzito's journey to the finals was marked by excellence, finishing first in heat 3 with a time of 56.96.

Reflecting on her achievement, Muzito expressed her joy.

"I’m very happy to achieve a personal best and maintain composure throughout the race. It was a great swim, and I just focused on reaching the finish line," she said.

In the 4x100m Freestyle relay finals, South Africa claimed Gold with a record-breaking time of 3:34:41 at the All Africa Games, with Egypt securing Silver (3:37:01) and Algeria Bronze (3:40:45).

Uganda displayed strong performance, finishing sixth with a time of 3:47:37, showcasing their prowess on the track.

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