Yvonne Van Vlerken

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Birthday
5, 1968
Birthplace
Netherlands
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
5, 1968 (age 50)
Birthplace
Netherlands

About

Triathlete who is known for having accomplished a sub-9 hour Ironman distance multiple times, a very rare feat.

Before Fame

She began her sporting career as a soccer player, before shifting her focus to triathlons.

Trivia

In 2006 she won gold medals at the ITU Long Distance Duathlon World Championships, and at the Powerman Duathlon European Championships.

Family Life

She was born and raised in Krimpen aan de Lek, Netherlands.

Associated With

She won a silver medal at the 2008 Ironman World Championships, finishing behind only Chrissie Wellington.