Marcelien de Koning

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Marcelien Bos-de Koning
Marcelien de Koning (2008-08-25).jpg
De Koning in 2008
Personal information
Birth name Marcelien de Koning
Full name Marcelien Bos-de Koning
Nationality Dutch
Born (1978-05-10) May 10, 1978 (age 39)
Hoorn, Netherlands
Height 1.75 m (5.7 ft)
Sailing career
Class(es) Europe
Elliott 6m
Club Watersportvereniging Hoorn
Updated on 13 February 2014.

Marcelien Bos-de Koning (born 10 May 1978) is a Dutch sports sailor.[1][2] who represented her country at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Qingdao. With crew member Lobke Berkhout Bos-de Koning took the Silver medal as helmsman in the Women's 470.[3][4] Bos-de Koning returned as crew member to the 2012 Olympic match regatta's in Weymouth in the Elliott 6m.[5][6] With helmsman Renee Groeneveld and fellow crew member Annemieke Bes Bos-de Koning took 8th place.[7]

Roles and Awards[edit]

Roles within the ISAF[8][edit]

Bos-de Koning held the following positions within the International Sailing Federation:

  • 2005 until now, Chairmen ISAF Athletes' Commission
  • 2009 member of ISAF Equipment working committee
  • 2011 member of ISAF 2016 Olympic Format working party

Other roles[9][edit]

  • Ambassador NOC – NSF Beijing 2008,
  • Ambassador Earth Water,
  • Ambassador Loot school Tabor Hoorn, (youth sport development)



  1. ^ "Marcelien Bos-de Koning Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympic Sports. Retrieved 13 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Athlete biography: Marcelien de Koning". Olympic Sports. Archived from the original on September 2, 2008. Retrieved 13 February 2014. 
  3. ^ "Eerste zeilers gekwalificeerd voor Olympische Spelen Beijing 2008". Retrieved 13 February 2014. 
  4. ^ "Stromingsinformatie voor zeilploeg". De Gelderlander. Retrieved 13 February 2014. 
  5. ^ "Nederlandse deelnemers Londen 2012". Retrieved 13 February 2014. 
  6. ^ "Deelnemers uit Nederland". Retrieved 13 February 2014. 
  7. ^ "International Sailing Federation Results centre". ISAF. Retrieved 13 February 2014. 
  8. ^ "Marcelien Bos-de Koning (NED)". Retrieved 13 February 2014. 
  9. ^ "Marcelien Bos- De Koning". Retrieved 13 February 2014. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
Dutch male relay team 4x100m freestyle
(Van den Hoogenband/Kenkhuis/Zastrow/Zwering
Sports team of Nederland
with Lobke Berkhout

Succeeded by
Dutch female field hockey team