Place of Birth: Haarlem
Current Residence: Arnhem, The Netherlands
Language(s): Dutch, English, German
International Debut: 2007
Professional Since: It sort of happened without really realising it. I loved the game and I loved to play matches, which got out of hand a little in the end
National Team Member: 2009
Q & A
Any previous Olympics Games competed in and results?
When and where you began playing, and why this sport?
"At my hometown club BC Duinwijck because I was two minutes away from my home. It grew to be my second home"
Your equipment sponsor and current racket model?
"Babolat, X-feel Blast"
Memorable sporting achievements?
"Winning titles is what it's all about. As a junior I won the European mixed doubles title, which means a lot. But reaching the quarterfinals in the famous Istora in Jakarta during the world championships was amazing"
Sporting awards / Honours (so far)?
"Winning a medal at the Olympics"
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