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How Twitter reacted to Van Niekerk’s GOLD

Here is a selection of how Twitter reacted to Wayde van Niekerk’s phenomenal world record 43.03sec to win Olympic gold.


88 Comments

  1. Londiwe Gumede

    August 15, 2016 at 1:48 am

    WOW WOW WE ARE PROUD OF YOU

  2. Tania Laubscher

    August 15, 2016 at 1:52 am

    Could not keep my tears back! Sooooo proud of you, Wayde!U0001f44c

  3. Deborah Ehlers

    August 15, 2016 at 1:54 am

    What an incredible race! Well done Wayde!!

  4. Jane Adams

    August 15, 2016 at 1:54 am

    We are here. What an amazing night

  5. Roberto Ramirez

    August 15, 2016 at 1:58 am

    World Récord. ..yeah

  6. Irene Gilliland

    August 15, 2016 at 2:03 am

    Fantastic! We would love to see the medal ceremony! Please!

  7. Belinda Bell Jackson

    August 15, 2016 at 2:11 am

    Onse Wayde!! Ons is super trots op jou!!

  8. Natty Vick

    August 15, 2016 at 2:12 am

    Fantastic athlete. What a race

  9. Nicolette Barry

    August 15, 2016 at 2:13 am

    Oops he did it again….U0001f44csuper proud of you Wayde…God bless

  10. Nadinè-Na'eema Botha-van Rheede

    August 15, 2016 at 2:14 am

    Podium pics!!!!!!Well done Wade

  11. Elna Scheffer

    August 15, 2016 at 2:20 am

    Just stunning. Super trots !!!

  12. Lilian Haggland

    August 15, 2016 at 2:25 am

    Heart stopping, teary eyed,Well done!

  13. Edward Timm

    August 15, 2016 at 2:26 am

    Congrats Wayde. What an achievement. Well done.U0001f64fU0001f44dU0001f61c

  14. CJ Venn Cunningham

    August 15, 2016 at 2:33 am

    Thank you for your effort and sacrifices to give RSA a GOLD meal and world record at Olympics 2016

  15. Lebohang C. Motsoatsoa

    August 15, 2016 at 2:34 am

    Cangratulations! What a phenomenal athlete.

  16. Tiaan Hanekom

    August 15, 2016 at 3:03 am

    Well done Wayde…

  17. Yolanda Solomons

    August 15, 2016 at 3:20 am

    Wow world record i know you will bring the #Gold home!#

  18. Barbara Proudfoot

    August 15, 2016 at 3:21 am

    Congrats Wayde! Proudly SA U0001f49aU0001f49aU0001f49a

  19. Jerome Edward Duley

    August 15, 2016 at 3:43 am

    Brilliant…..SA soooo proud right now….fastest 400m of all time…..Wayde u a.machine

  20. Shamilla Ranjith

    August 15, 2016 at 4:14 am

    You make us proud.

  21. Norbert Klam

    August 15, 2016 at 4:14 am

    WOW, what an achievement now have the world record, enjoy your success.

  22. Christa Schoeman Veldsman

    August 15, 2016 at 4:19 am

    Geluk Wayde! Ons is so trots op jou!!!!

  23. Jossie Fourie

    August 15, 2016 at 4:22 am

    Baie geluk aan jou en jou afrigting span hou so aan!

  24. Elmare Geldenhuys

    August 15, 2016 at 4:25 am

    Spectacular win. So special when Bolt went up to congtatulate him .

  25. Carmen Malan

    August 15, 2016 at 4:26 am

    Well done! #legend #Gold #ProudlySouthAfrican

  26. Gavin Baguley

    August 15, 2016 at 4:27 am

    Very proud, unbelievable achievement!!

  27. Charlotte Rossouw

    August 15, 2016 at 4:34 am

    Well done!!!! Very Proud!!! Wayde

  28. Gabriella Reiss

    August 15, 2016 at 4:39 am

    OMG you beaut Wayde what a Champ whoop whoop

  29. Nelia Drenth

    August 15, 2016 at 4:45 am

    Wayde you made us proud. Congratulations

  30. Gaynor Chapman

    August 15, 2016 at 4:45 am

    Wayde you Doring well done !!!!

  31. Nozipho Bianca Mogalane

    August 15, 2016 at 4:54 am

    dont tell us about twitter…. congrats boi u inja ye game saan 🙂 🙂 (y)

  32. Elizabeth Addison

    August 15, 2016 at 4:54 am

    Spectacular, well done! !!

  33. Natasha Ann Sardo

    August 15, 2016 at 4:56 am

    Spectacular what a champ!!!

  34. Motsosi Donald Thipe

    August 15, 2016 at 5:04 am

    Congratulations!! Proud to be South African!! The 400m record is with us now

  35. Cheryl Farrell

    August 15, 2016 at 5:08 am

    So proud! What an amazing run! Fantastic!!

  36. Alan Mounsear-Wilson

    August 15, 2016 at 5:08 am

    What a perfect runner! Humble in his success

  37. Stephen Penney

    August 15, 2016 at 5:11 am

    Unreal!! Brilliant, race of the games!

  38. Stephen Penney

    August 15, 2016 at 5:11 am

    Unreal!! Brilliant, race of the games!

  39. Dassie Swart

    August 15, 2016 at 5:25 am

    So trots op jou …Ysterman !!!!!!

  40. Dassie Swart

    August 15, 2016 at 5:25 am

    So trots op jou …Ysterman !!!!!!

  41. Karin Botoulas

    August 15, 2016 at 5:26 am

    Congratulations young man!! Well done!

  42. Karin Botoulas

    August 15, 2016 at 5:26 am

    Congratulations young man!! Well done!

  43. Rodriques Jardim

    August 15, 2016 at 5:34 am

    Legendary. Congratulations. Proudly SA.

  44. Rodriques Jardim

    August 15, 2016 at 5:34 am

    Legendary. Congratulations. Proudly SA.

  45. Julie van Deventer

    August 15, 2016 at 5:41 am

    Arina kyk hoe great is dit. WR!.Mooi gehardloop t.p.v. buite baan

  46. Julie van Deventer

    August 15, 2016 at 5:41 am

    Arina kyk hoe great is dit. WR!.Mooi gehardloop t.p.v. buite baan

  47. Gert Maree

    August 15, 2016 at 5:45 am

    Awesome! So proud!

  48. Gert Maree

    August 15, 2016 at 5:45 am

    Awesome! So proud!

  49. Carol-Ann Fourie

    August 15, 2016 at 5:55 am

    Baie geluk! Trotse Suid Afrikaner!

  50. Lozelle Maxwell

    August 15, 2016 at 6:02 am

    Fantasties!!! We are so proud!!! Well done young man, you are an inspiration!

  51. Lozelle Maxwell

    August 15, 2016 at 6:02 am

    Fantasties!!! We are so proud!!! Well done young man, you are an inspiration!

  52. Gladys Vanwyk

    August 15, 2016 at 6:11 am

    History, Gold,a world record!!!!! we are lucky to have such talent Congratulation well done to you, well done to South Africa – Proudly SA

  53. Betheenia Stoltenkamp Botes

    August 15, 2016 at 6:12 am

    Congratulations and well done U0001f44aU0001f44f

  54. Ligia Wolf

    August 15, 2016 at 6:17 am

    Amazing runner. Well done to wade congratulations

  55. Carole Canterbury

    August 15, 2016 at 6:22 am

    Amazing race by an amazing athlete yet so humble. We are so very proud of you young man. Proudly South African.

  56. Mendi Tsetsani Sigenu

    August 15, 2016 at 6:24 am

    Our own well done Wayde

  57. David Nightingale

    August 15, 2016 at 6:24 am

    Is he in the 200 also?

  58. Kevan Hawley

    August 15, 2016 at 6:24 am

    What a star!!U0001f3c6U0001f3c6U0001f3c6U0001f3c6U0001f4afU0001f4af

  59. David Nightingale

    August 15, 2016 at 6:24 am

    Yeah top bloke isnt he

  60. Nombulelo Cekwana

    August 15, 2016 at 6:26 am

    You’ve made SA proud

  61. Anita Lammerding

    August 15, 2016 at 6:27 am

    Well done , proud of you !!

  62. Robyn Lishman

    August 15, 2016 at 6:33 am

    Incredible and how humble! A true South African spirit ❤️

  63. Ivan Merlene Vukman

    August 15, 2016 at 6:37 am

    Congratulations, you make us proud !

  64. Danielle O'Neil

    August 15, 2016 at 6:45 am

    Well done Wayde!! You deserve this!!!

  65. Petro Geldenhuys

    August 15, 2016 at 6:58 am

    Well done Wayde! An excellent run! You made us all proud South Africans today!

  66. Ameena Mhatey

    August 15, 2016 at 7:00 am

    Jess Mandel bolts reaction (saw you were an obsessed fan, just like me) U0001f60fU0001f648U0001f602

  67. Nanda Bhagwan

    August 15, 2016 at 7:03 am

    Congrats!!! Well done!!U0001f3c5U0001f44fU0001f389

  68. Jess Mandel

    August 15, 2016 at 7:04 am

    I totally am!!! Love this!!!! Such a champion U0001f1ffU0001f1e6U0001f389U0001f497

  69. Sais du Plooy

    August 15, 2016 at 7:15 am

    Danie Franzsen , scroll in die Artikel af en soek Usain Bolt se reaksie

  70. Rob Geldenhuys

    August 15, 2016 at 7:26 am

    Amazing job
    Huge congratulations

  71. Frans Stramrood

    August 15, 2016 at 7:32 am

    What more can be said? I will try to sum it up in two words: STUNNING WADE!!!!!!!!!!!!

  72. Anita Kroon Robinson

    August 15, 2016 at 7:52 am

    Rich Powell – we have a Gold

  73. Colleen Bouverie

    August 15, 2016 at 8:10 am

    Congratulations. Well done.

  74. Sharon Miller

    August 15, 2016 at 8:36 am

    Well done Wade, you made us all very proud – congratulations U0001f387U0001f386U0001f387U0001f386

  75. Vera Nowell

    August 15, 2016 at 8:51 am

    SA’s BULLET. We are proud of you.

  76. Jo Robert Durham

    August 15, 2016 at 9:20 am

    Well done, humble and a true sportsman. He smashed a USA held record and perhaps he can give them lessons in humility!

  77. Kenda Coleman Knowles

    August 15, 2016 at 9:45 am

    Wow what a superstar !

  78. Lucet De Beer Muller

    August 15, 2016 at 9:54 am

    Amazing. Well done. You deserve this wonderful achievement

  79. Angee Hlophe

    August 15, 2016 at 9:58 am

    Well done….and we are Very Proud of you…

  80. Estee Spamer

    August 15, 2016 at 11:58 am

    Abdolutley Fabilouse!!! How great! Well done Wade! U made our country very proud!!! Just showing we have what it takes!!!! U0001f618U0001f618U0001f618U0001f618

  81. Marion Blake

    August 15, 2016 at 4:31 pm

    Wonderful we need more like you

  82. Isabel Hanekom

    August 15, 2016 at 4:33 pm

    Running blind. Dis fantasties. Jy hardloop teen jouself en wen

  83. Rich Powell

    August 15, 2016 at 4:57 pm

    16 – 1 U0001f61c

  84. Rich Powell

    August 15, 2016 at 5:21 pm

    In fairness your 1 was a very good one

  85. Stephan Engelbrecht

    August 15, 2016 at 6:52 pm

    Laat dit vir jeug iets leer los die drugs well done

  86. Anita Kroon Robinson

    August 15, 2016 at 7:26 pm

    Rich Powell – thanks

  87. Marinde Kotze

    August 15, 2016 at 7:51 pm

    Well done Wade!! We as South Africans are so proud of you. Stay this special person you are!

  88. Chazie Mbokazi Biyela

    August 16, 2016 at 4:42 am

    Welldone,I screamed and even forgot I’m not allowed to raise the voice where Iam
    smiling onewayU0001f60a

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