Lives in: Dornbirn/ Austria & Markranstädt (Leipzig) / Germany
Born on: 5th November 1978
Born in: Krimpen aan de Lek
Country: The Netherlands
Height: 164 cm
Weight: 57 kg
Profession: Pro Triathlete
Main sponsor: Simplon
Coach: Siri Lindley
Management: Yvonne van Vlerken
Disciplines/distances: Ironman 70.3- I Ironman-distance
First competition: Triathlon Woerden 2000/ Ned
Weak part: The swim, but getting better every day...
Strong in ...cycling and running.
Favourite training: cycling with a group (and going fast)!
Dislike: Hard interval training alone.
Bike: Simplon Mr. T2 & Simplon Pride
Wetsuit: HUUB design
Favourite food: Chocolate :)
Hobby's: sauna, reading a good book and taking a walk in the nature.
Team/Triathlon Club: RV DJ's bikeshop Simplon Hard
...the flying blonde Dutch girl!
European & Dutch Champion Long Distance 2017 and worldrecord: 16 (Sixteen!) times Sub 9 hours