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Laurien Beirnaert

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
S8, SB8

Further personal information

Residence
Elversele, BEL
Languages
Dutch

Sport specific information

Club / Team
Aquaris Zwemklub Lebbeke: Belgium
Name of coach
Lieve Peeters [national]; Gregory Planckaert [national]

General interest

Awards and honours
She was named the 2013 Best Female Youth Athlete of the Year in Lebekke, Belgium. (lebbeke.be, 07 Feb 2014)
Impairment
The right side of her body is affected by cerebral palsy. (hln.be, 05 Aug 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Freestyle S8 Heat 1 2015-07-16 13
Women's 100 m Backstroke S8 Heat 1 2015-07-18 9
Women's 50 m Freestyle S8 Heat 1 2015-07-19 13