Mieke Jaapies

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Mieke Jaapies
Mieke Jaapies 1972.jpg
Mieke Jaapies in 1972
Personal information
Born (1943-08-07) 7 August 1943 (age 73)
Wormerveer, the Netherlands
Height 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight 70 kg (150 lb)
Sport Canoe racing

Marie ("Mieke") Jaapies (born 7 August 1943) is a Dutch sprint canoer. She competed at the 1968 and 1972 Summer Olympics in 500 m singles and 500 m doubles. She won a silver medal in the singles in 1972 and finished in 6th-8th place in other three events.[1]

Jaapies also won two silver medals in the K-1 500 m event at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships, earning them in 1970 and 1971.


  1. ^ Mieke Jaapies. sports-reference.com