Mariska Beijer

      Mariska Beijer

      "No Pain, No Gain"

      Year in School: Junior

      Major/Minor:  Marketing

      Hometown: Den Helder, Netherlands

      Birthdate: June 29, 1991

      Family: Mother: Louise, Father: Jacq, Sister: Linda, Brother: Arnold

      Where you played Juniors at: ProBuild Lions, Amsterdam

      International Experience:
      2008 - Present Member of the Dutch national team
      2013 & 2014 - Gold Medal at the U25 European Championships
      2013 - Gold Medal at the European Championships
      2012 - Bronze at the Paralympics in London
      2011 - Silver at the European Championships
      2010 - 5th Place at the Women's World Championships, National Champions of Netherlands with ProBuild Lions
      2009 - Silver at the European Championships

      Favorite Sports Team: Any Dutch National team

      Favorite Holiday: Summer!

      Favorite Basketball Memory:
      It's a tie...Winning the Bronze medal at the London 2012 Paralympic Games, and winning the European title in 2013.

      Greatest Athlete of All time: Michael Jordan

      What you will be doing in 20 years from now: Still be playing basketball, and working as a Marketeer for a sports agency.


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