Ireen W St

Ireen W St

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Ireen W st (born April 1, 1986, in Goirle, Noord-Brabant) is a Dutch long track allround speed skater. At the age of 19, on February 12, 2006, W st won the gold medal in the 2006 Winter Olympic Games 3000-meter event. She is the youngest Dutch Olympic champion in Winter Games history.W st debuted at the 2004 KNSB Dutch Single Distance Championships in November 2003 with 9th places in 500 m and 1500 m. At the end of the season she won the silver medal in the world junior championships in Roseville, Minnesota, USA. The next season she qualified for the 2004-05 Speed Skating World Cup during the 2005 KNSB Dutch Single Distance Championships with a 5th place in the 1000 m and 4th place in the 1500 m. With a 3rd place at the 2005 KNSB Dutch Allround Championships she qualified for her first international senior tournament, the 2005 European Championships in Heerenveen. There she came 4th and secured herself a sport in the Dutch team for the 2005 World Allround Championships in Moscow, Russia, where she finished in 5th place. She then became World Junior Champion in Sein joki, Finland.show more

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  • Paperback | 152 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 231g
  • Dicho
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135867792
  • 9786135867794