Irene de Kok

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Irene de Kok
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Born29 August 1963 (1963-08-29) (age 55)

Irene Margreta Maria de Kok (born 29 August 1963 in Eindhoven, North Brabant) is a retired judoka from the Netherlands, who is a two-fold world-champion and represented Holland at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain.

There De Kok won the bronze medal in the women's half-heavyweight division (– 72 kg), alongside Laetitia Meignan from France. She was named Dutch Sportswoman of the Year in 1987 after having claimed her second world title.


Preceded by
Nelli Cooman
Dutch Sportswoman of the Year
Succeeded by
Yvonne van Gennip