Africa

Matt Bouman: the younger years

By Michelle Cohan, CNN

Published 11:36 AM ET, Tue April 23, 2019
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Matt Bouman as a toddler on the beach in Umhlanga, South Africa. Courtesy Matt Bouman
Matt Bouman on the podium taking first place in the Sasol Swimming Championship in 1988. Courtesy Matt Bouman
Matt Bouman in 1988 with a trophy from a lifesaving competition. Courtesy Matt Bouman
Matt Bouman running into the water during the Board Race of the South Africa Championships in the 1990s. Courtesy Matt Bouman
Matt Bouman during the Junior Iron Man South Africa Championships in the 1990s. Courtesy Matt Bouman
Matt Bouman running into the ocean during the South Africa Lifesaving Championships in the 1990s. Courtesy Matt Bouman