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Immigration coordinator Cathelijn Peeters wins gold at World Athletics Championships

Published: 28th August 2023 Last updated: 28th August 2023

What an extraordinary achievement by immigration coordinator Cathelijn Peeters last Sunday, August 27! As one of the four Dutch relay runners, she has won gold at the World Athletics Championships in Budapest on the 4x400 meters relay.

Cathelijn Peeters - ANP Robert Ghement

Cathelijn concluded the World Championships spectacularly, together with her team mates Femke Bol (captain), Lieke Klaver, and Eveline Saalberg. With a time of 3:20.72 minutes, the team not only won the world title but broke the Dutch record of 3:20.87 minutes. It was the first Dutch world title on the 4x400 meters.

Congratulations, Cathelijn!

Photo: ANP - Robert Ghement