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Marielle Boers

Athletics | Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F32

Further personal information

Residence
Apeldoorn, NED
Occupation
Student
Languages
Dutch, English, Frisian, German
Higher education
Health Science - Vrije University Amsterdam: Netherlands

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2013.
Club / Team
AV PEC 1910: Zwolle, NED

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"The sky is the limit." (talentboek.nl, 05 Jan 2015)
Other sports
She has competed in Para table tennis at national level in the Netherlands, and was a member of the Dutch national Para swimming team from 2002 to 2008. (Athlete, 21 Aug 2017; LinkedIn profile, Jun 2016)
Impairment
She sustained brain damage because of a lack of oxygen at birth. (talentboek.nl, 05 Jan 2015)
Other information
FURTHER STUDIES
In addition to a master's degree in health science, which she completed in 2012, she began studying a master's degree in business administration and management in 2015. (LinkedIn profile, 01 Jun 2017)