Jaco Smit dreams of competing at Paralympic Games


He might be visually impaired but Jaco Smit has his sights set on competing on the biggest stage of them all, the Tokyo Paralympic Games next year.

Having recently returned from a trip to Italy, where he competed in the second of two recognised European events, the 31-year-old Smit, now carries hopes of pulling on the green and gold once again in Japan in 2020. ..

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