Ton Buunk

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Ton Buunk
Ton Buunk 1979.jpg
Buunk in 1979
Personal information
Born 18 September 1952 (1952-09-18) (age 65)
Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Height 196 cm (6 ft 5 in)
Weight 91 kg (201 lb)
Sport Water polo
Club De Meeuwen, Amsterdam

Anton "Ton" Gerrit Jan Buunk (born 18 September 1952) is a retired Dutch water polo player. He competed in the 1972, 1976, 1980 and 1984 Olympics and won a bronze medal in 1976, placing sixth-seventh on other occasions. In 1984 he served as the Olympic flag bearer for the Netherlands.[1] On 14 December 1979 he married Vera Renema.[2]


  1. ^ "Ton Buunk". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. 
  2. ^ Het huwelijk van Ton Buunk en Vera Renema. Dutch National Archive (14 December 1979)
Olympic Games
Preceded by
André Bolhuis
Flagbearer for  Netherlands
Los Angeles 1984
Succeeded by
Eric Swinkels