Zimbabwean University Honours Swimming Icon Coventry

Swimming sensation Kirsty Coventry became the first Zimbabwean athlete to be conferred with an honorary doctorate in sports science by Bindura University of Science Education at a ceremony where President Robert Mugabe capped thousands of graduates. The seven-time Olympic medallist is seen by many as a symbol of hope in her native country.



Kirsty Coventry in action

  • Zimbabwe:  Call Her Doctor Kirsty Coventry

    The Herald, 27 October 2017

    Swimming sensation Kirsty Coventry yesterday became the first Zimbabwean athlete to be conferred with an honorary doctorate in sports science degree by Bindura University of… Read more »