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List of notable or famous track and field athletes from the Netherlands, with bios and photos, including the top track and field athletes born in the Netherlands and even some popular track and field athletes who immigrated to the Netherlands. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Dutch track and field athletes then this list is the perfect resource for you. These track and field athletes are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known track and field athlete from the Netherlands is included when available.

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This historic track and field athletes from the Netherlands list can help answer the questions "Who are some Dutch track and field athletes of note?" and "Who are the most famous track and field athletes from the Netherlands?" These prominent track and field athletes of the Netherlands may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Dutch track and field athletes.

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Dafne Schippers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Track And Field Athletes from the Netherlands
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Dafne Schippers is a Dutch athlete competing in heptathlon and the sprints. ...more

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Age: 24

Birthplace: Utrecht, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Profession: Track and field athlete

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Eelco Sintnicolaas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Track And Field Athletes from the Netherlands
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Eelco Sintnicolaas


Eelco Sintnicolaas is a Dutch track and field athlete, specialising in the decathlon. His first result in the decathlon was a score of 8.052 points at the Götzis Meeting in 2009. That same year he earned a gold medal at the U23 European Championships, with 8.112 points, whereas his best result was a ...more

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Age: 29

Birthplace: Dordrecht, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Profession: Track and field athlete

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Erik Cadée is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Track And Field Athletes from the Netherlands
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Erik Cadée


Erik Cadée is a Dutch discus thrower. Cadée was born in 's-Hertogenbosch. Among his first international appearances was a runner-up performance at the 2001 European Youth Olympic Festival. He competed in the qualifying rounds of the 2002 World Junior Championships in Athletics and improved the ...more

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Age: 31

Birthplace: 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands

Profession: Track and field athlete

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Esther Akihary


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Age: 28

Birthplace: Veenendaal, Netherlands

Profession: Office Worker, Track and field athlete

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Eva Lubbers


Eva Lubbers is a Dutch athlete. ...more

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Age: 25

Birthplace: Uithoorn, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Profession: Track and field athlete

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Giovanni Codrington


Giovanni Codrington is a Dutch athlete, who competes in the sprint with a personal best time of 10.38 seconds at the 100 m and 21.02 seconds at the 200 m event. Codrington won the gold medal at the 2012 European Athletics Championships in Helsinki at the 4 x 100 m relay. ...more

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Age: 27

Birthplace: Paramaribo, Suriname

Profession: Track and field athlete

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Gregory Sedoc is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Track And Field Athletes from the Netherlands
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Gregory Sedoc is a Dutch hurdler. He reached his first international final at the 2007 European Indoor Championships in 60 metres hurdles, and won the event, equalling his personal best time of 7.63 seconds which was established in the previous rounds and beating fellow-countryman Marcel van der ...more

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Age: 34

Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Profession: Soldier, Track and field athlete

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Ingmar Vos is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Track And Field Athletes from the Netherlands
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Ingmar Vos


Ingmar Vos is a Dutch athlete specialising in the Decathlon and Heptathlon. ...more

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Age: 29

Birthplace: Rotterdam, Netherlands

Profession: Track and field athlete

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