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Interesting Facts About Jeanni Mulder, Chad Le Clos’ new Girlfriend


Well, social media has been abuzz since Wednesday, after our golden boy Chad Le Clos went public on Instagram with his new beau, Jeanni Mulder.

The pair shared loved-up snaps of each other on their respective accounts, confirming that our record-breaking Olympic swimmer is now officially off the market. Sorry to break it you all…

We wanted to know a bit more about Jeanni, and put together a quick factfile on the apple of Le Clos’ eye. Prepare for fire Instagram posts and amateur yoga efforts.
Interesting Facts About Jeanni Mulder:
Basic information

Born in the Eastern Cape in 1997, Mulder is originally from Jeffrey’s Bay – just 75km away from Port Elizabeth. She is a former attendee of Nico Malan High School in Mentorskraal.
A blossoming relationship with Chad le Clos

From what we can gather, Mulder and Le Clos have been seeing each other for a few months. During an interview with the Sunday Times back in August, he admitted that he was “taken”.
Model behaviour

Jeanni is a model, represented by Boss in Cape Town. She has been on their books since 2016, propelling her into a spotlight she has so far expertly navigated. You can see her diverse portfolio here.

Mulder is well-represented


In fact, it’s not just in Cape Town where Jeanni Mulder has been making a splash (isn’t that a term we usually reserve for Chad Le Clos?) – She’s also represented by model agencies Freedom LA, DAS Miami and Zone, who are a London-based agency.
Miss Matric Dance winner

Her first brush with media attention came in 2015, when she outclassed thousands of entrants to scoop the Miss Matric Dance competition. Her grandmother initially prompted her to enter, and the rest is history, as Jeanni was featured in the Kouga Express and on News24’s website.
Interests and hobbies

From that same article, a list of what she’s really into was shared. Chad le Clos may be an Olympic gold medallist, but even he would have a job keeping up with all these activities:


“She loves watching series and movies, she loves to gym, go biking, jogging, ice skating, spending time with her friends and dogs and loves music, photography and cooking.”
Instagram queen

Jeanni Mulder has got more than 20 000 followers and more than 700 posts of pure fire. She’s no stranger to racking up the likes, but the first photo she shared of her and Chad together – posted just 48 hours ago – already has 2 000 e-thumbs of approval.