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By Edition On Friday, April 21st, 2017
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SDK swimming pool is now Pisina Enith Brigitha

WILLEMSTAD - The swimming pool at the Sentro Deportivo Korsou (Curacçao Sports Center) has been renamed to the 'Pisina Enith Brigitha'. A beautiful tribute to this Curacao swimmer who swam in the world's top seventies. The More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 15th, 2016
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Good to know: First black athlete to win swimming medal in the Olympics was from Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - Enith Sijtje Maria Brigitha (born April 15, 1955 in Willemstad, Curaçao) was the first black athlete to win a swimming medal in the Olympics. No other black female swimmer won an individual medal in More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015
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Curaçaoan gets a place in the International Swimming Hall of Fame

WILLEMSTAD – June 20, 2015 was a very special day for the Curaçao born, Enith Brigitha. She was given a place in the prestigious International Swimming Hall of Fame in Fort Lauderdale, Florida during a solemn More...