Message from the Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of Pretoria
By University Relations
Posted on 02 August 2012
James Thompson, John Smit, Matthew Brittain en Lawrence Ndlovu
The Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of Pretoria, Prof Cheryl De la Rey, is very proud of the Olympic Gold Medal won earlier today by Matthew Brittain, Lawrence Ndlovu, John Smith and James Thompson in their rowing event.
“Well done, Tukkies, you have made us proud.”
According to Prof De la Rey, UP has all the right ingredients for success: dedication, hard work and commitment.
“We are very proud that our University has contributed 32 members to Team SA,” the Principal said.