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Magda Toeters

Swimming
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
S14, SB14, SM14

Further personal information

Family
Partner Mick Malenstein
Other names
Magdalena Toeters
Residence
Bunschoten, NED
Occupation
Carer
Languages
Dutch
Higher education
Health and Welfare Studies - Academy of Care Studies Utrecht: Netherlands

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up swimming in 1995.

General interest

Hero / Idol
Dutch swimmer Marleen Veldhuis. (IPC, 29 Oct 2009)
Injuries
She sustained a shoulder injury in September 2011. (paralympisch.nl, 01 Jan 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Go for gold." (IPC, 29 Oct 2009)
Awards and honours
She was honoured with a plaque in the main street of Oldenzaal, Netherlands in 2018. (tubantia.nl, 01 Dec 2018)

In 2012 she received a community award from the mayor of Bunschoten in the Netherlands, for her achievements at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (burgemeesterbunschoten.nl, 17 Sep 2012)

In 2010 she was presented with the Auke Vleer Achievement Prize at the 2009 Enschede Sports Gala in the Netherlands. (enschede.nl, 29 Jan 2010)

In 2005 she was named the Female Athlete of the Year in Oldenzaal, Netherlands. (oldenzaal.nl, 2013)
Other information
OTHER STUDIES
She is a qualified hotel hostess after completing her studies at the Amersfoort Hotel School in the Netherlands. (Facebook profile, 24 Jul 2018, 09 Oct 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Backstroke S14 Heat 3 3
Women's 100 m Backstroke S14 Final Round 8
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Heat 3 1
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Final Round 2
Women's 200 m Freestyle S14 Heat 4 2
Women's 200 m Freestyle S14 Final Round 6
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m Freestyle S14 Final Round 2012-09-02 7
Women's 200 m Freestyle S14 Heat 2 2012-09-02 2
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Heat 2 2012-09-06 1
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Final Round 2012-09-06 2
2013 IPC Swimming World Championships (Montreal, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m Freestyle S14 Heat 1 2013-08-12 9
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Heat 2 2013-08-16 4
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Final 1 2013-08-16 4
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM14 Final 1 2013-08-18 5
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM14 Heat 3 2013-08-18 4
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Final 1 2015-07-13 1
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Heat 1 2015-07-13 1
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM14 Heat 1 2015-07-17 4
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM14 Final 1 2015-07-17 5
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Heat 2 2016-09-14 2
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Final Round 2016-09-14 3
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM14 Final Round 2016-09-17 6
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM14 Heat 1 2016-09-17 4