Swimmer from holland that has won Olympic platinum medals in the 50m, 100m, and 4×100m freestyle occasions. She began going swimming on a family group a vacation to Spain at age group three. She arranged a global record in the 4×100 freestyle event at this year’s 2009 Globe LC Championships, completing in 3:31.72. She’s dated previous professional swimmer Pieter vehicle den Hoogenband. She and fellow Danish swimmer Inge de Brujin possess both received Olympic platinum medals in the 50m and 100m freestyle occasions in the same yr.