Margriet Matthijsse

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Margriet Matthijsse
Personal information
Full name Margriet Matthijsse
Nationality Dutch
Born (1977-04-16) April 16, 1977 (age 37)
Rotterdam
Height 1.77 m (5.8 ft)
Sport
Sport Sailing
Class(es) Europe
470
Club Rotterdamsche Zeilvereeniging
Updated on 10 February 2014.

Margriet Matthijsse (16 April 1977, Rotterdam) is a sailor from the Netherlands,[1] who represented her country for the first time at the 1996 Olympics[2] in Savannah. Matthijsse took the Silver in the Europe. In the 2000 Olympics[3] in Sydney Matthijsse took her second Silver medal again in the Europe.[4][5][6] Matthijsse final Olympic appearance was during the 2004 Olympics in Athens. As crew in the Women's 470[7][8] with helmsman Lisa Westerhof she took 9th place.[9]

She received the ISAF World Sailor of the Year Award in 1999.

Further reading[edit]

1996 Olympics (Savannah)  United States (USA)[edit]

2000 Olympics (Syndney)  Australia (AUS)[edit]

Awards
Preceded by
 Netherlands
Carolijn Brouwer
ISAF World Sailor of the Year (female)
1999
Succeeded by
 United Kingdom
Shirley Robertson

2004 Olympics (Athens)  Greece (GRE)[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Margriet Matthijsse Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympic Sports. Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 10 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Margriet Matthijsse 1996 Summer Olympics". Sailing. databaseolympics. Retrieved 10 February 2014. 
  3. ^ "Margriet Matthijsse 2000 Summer Olympics". Sailing. databaseolympics. Retrieved 10 February 2014. 
  4. ^ "Verbond mikt op vier Olympische zeilmedailles". De Volkskrant. 4 December 1997. Retrieved 10 February 2014. 
  5. ^ "Zwarte dag voor Nederlandse Zeilploeg in Sydney". Nieuwsbank. 26 September 2000. Retrieved 10 February 2014. 
  6. ^ "Jaarverslag KNWV 2000". Koninklijk Nederlands Watersport Verbond. Retrieved 10 February 2014. 
  7. ^ "Zeilteam-Thies plaatst zich maar nipt voor Athene". De Volkskrant. 17 May 2004. Retrieved 10 February 2014. 
  8. ^ "Team-Thies verliest". Nu.nl. 18 August 2004. Retrieved 10 February 2014. 
  9. ^ "Ook Booth/Dercksen buiten podium". Nu.nl. 28 August 2004. Retrieved 10 February 2014. 

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