Conny van Bentum

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Conny van Bentum
Conny van Bentum 1983.jpg
Conny van Bentum in 1983
Personal information
Full name Cornelia van Bentum
Nationality  Netherlands
Born (1965-08-12) August 12, 1965 (age 51)
Barneveld, Netherlands
Sport Swimming
Strokes Butterfly

Cornelia "Conny" van Bentum (born August 12, 1965 in Barneveld) is a former butterfly and freestyle swimmer from the Netherlands, who competed in three consecutive Summer Olympics for her native country, starting in 1980. At each of those swimming tournaments she won a medal with the 4×100 m freestyle relay team: one bronze (1980), and two silvers (1984 and 1988).[1][2]


  1. ^ Conny van Bentum.
  2. ^ Jean-Louis Meuret (2007), HistoFINA Volume IV – Tome IV[permanent dead link]. MEDALLISTS AND STATISTICS. Special FINA WORLD SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS (50 m.) Before Rome 2009.

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Preceded by
Annemarie Verstappen
Dutch Sportswoman of the Year
Succeeded by
Ria Stalman