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13rd National Steeple Chase title!

July 31st 2011 - Just 2 weeks after Simon Vroemen became father of daughter Féline, Simon captured his 13rd national title on the 3000m steeple chase. Simon ran 5 laps alongside his friend Olfert Molenhuis but accelerated the last 2 laps and took 11 seconds lead to win the title.

Simon won his titles in 1995, 1997, 1999-2008 and now 2011.

Race info

Date31-jul-2011
EventNational Championships
CityAmsterdam (NED)
Distance3000m steeple chase
Result8.56 (1)
Complete result
1. Vroemen 8.56
2. Molenhuis 9.07
3. De Ruyter 9.21

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Foto: Kees Nouws    

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Bob Nederpel
July 31st 2011

Niet te geloven. Liefst 16(!) jaar na de eerste titel. Gefeliciteerd!!

Bart te Riele
October 14th 2011

Hé Siem! Kom er net via de berichtjes op deze site achter dat je getrouwd bent èn vader! Congrats man. Tof. Zag je ook op de startlijst staan voor Amsterdam zondag. Ga je het Michiel Otten moeilijk maken? Take care, Bart

hans koster
July 9th 2012

Ik lees net de uitslag, geweldige prestatie Simon, petje af!!!!

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