Marit van Eupen
|Representing the Netherlands|
|World Rowing Championships|
Together with Kirsten van der Kolk she participated at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney where they finished in sixth position in the lightweight double sculls. Four years later they took part in Athens at the 2004 Summer Olympics where they won the bronze medal. After those Olympics they became World Champion in 2005 (Gifu, 2006 (Eton and 2007 (Munich. In 2008 they became second in the Rowing World Cup meeting in Luzern and they qualified themselves for the 2008 Summer Olympics where they won Olympic Gold.
- "Athlete biography: Marit van Eupen". The Official Website of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Archived from the original on September 2, 2008. Retrieved August 6, 2008.
- "Van Eupen ontvangt prestigieuze en exclusieve Gouden Riem" (in Dutch). NLroei. January 9, 2006.
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