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Marije Oosterhuis

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S10, SB9, SM10

Further personal information

Residence
Delfzijl, NED
Languages
Dutch, English
Higher education
Communications, Marketing - Johan Cruyff College: Groningen, NED

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age six in Delfzijl, Netherlands. She took up Para swimming in 2009.
Why this sport?
She met a girl who was involved in Para swimming at a summer camp in the Netherlands and thought the sport could also be something interesting for herself.
Club / Team
Zwemvereniging Azuro : Delfzijl, NED
Name of coach
Sander Nijhuis [national], NED

International debut

Year
2010
Competing for
Netherlands
Location
Naples, ITA

General interest

Hobbies
Listening to music, shopping, spending time with friends. (marijeoosterhuis.wordpress.com, 31 Dec 2015)
Awards and honours
She was named the 2016 Female Athlete of the Year at the North Groningen Sports Gala in the Netherlands. (eemsbode.nl, 13 Feb 2017)
Impairment
In 2008 she developed synovial sarcoma, a form of cancer, in her right thigh and had to undergo 20 cycles of chemotherapy. (rtvnoord.nl, 18 Aug 2016; marijeoosterhuis.wordpress.com, 14 Apr 2014)
Other information
OCCUPATION
She works as a administrative assistant in Delfzijl, Netherlands. (LinkedIn profile, 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Backstroke S10 Heat 2 3
Women's 50 m Freestyle S10 Heat 3 6
Women's 4x100 m Medley 34pts Final Round 8
Women's 4x100 m Medley 34pts Heat 2 4
Women's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Final Round 6
Women's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Heat 2 4
Women's 400 m Freestyle S10 Heat 2 5
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM10 Heat 3 7
Women's 100 m Backstroke S10 Final Round 8
Women's 5,000 m Open Water S10 Final Round 9999
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 50 m Freestyle S10 Heat 1 2012-08-31 5
Women's 100 m Backstroke S10 Heat 1 2012-09-04 4
Women's 400 m Freestyle S10 Heat 2 2012-09-05 6
2013 IPC Swimming World Championships (Montreal, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Freestyle S10 Heat 1 2013-08-12 8
Women's 100 m Freestyle S10 Final 1 2013-08-12 8
Women's 400 m Freestyle S10 Final 1 2013-08-13 7
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM10 Heat 1 2013-08-15 9
Women's 100 m Backstroke S10 Heat 2 2013-08-17 9
Women's 50 m Freestyle S10 Heat 1 2013-08-18 8
Women's 50 m Freestyle S10 Final 1 2013-08-18 8
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM10 Final 1 2015-07-14 8
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM10 Heat 1 2015-07-14 8
Women's 100 m Backstroke S10 Heat 2 2015-07-16 7
Women's 100 m Backstroke S10 Final 1 2015-07-16 8
Women's 100 m Freestyle S10 Heat 2 2015-07-18 6
Women's 100 m Freestyle S10 Final 1 2015-07-18 7
Women's 400 m Freestyle S10 Final 1 2015-07-19 7
Women's 400 m Freestyle S10 Heat 2 2015-07-19 8
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 50 m Freestyle S10 Heat 3 2016-09-09 3
Women's 100 m Backstroke S10 Final Round 2016-09-10 8
Women's 100 m Backstroke S10 Heat 2 2016-09-10 4
Women's 100 m Freestyle S10 Heat 3 2016-09-13 2
Women's 100 m Freestyle S10 Final Round 2016-09-13 7
Women's 400 m Freestyle S10 Heat 1 2016-09-15 3
Women's 400 m Freestyle S10 Final Round 2016-09-15 7