Ranomi Kromowidjojo

Born Aug 20, 1990
Age 25
Hometown Groningen (City)

Ranomi Kromowidjojo is a Dutch swimmer who mainly specializes in freestyle but also has potential in backstroke and butterfly events. As part of the Dutch team, she holds the world records in the 4×50 m and 4×200 m freestyle relays on short course (25 m pool), and 4×100 m freestyle relay on long course (50 m pool. Update: Worldchampion 100 meter Freestyle in Dubai, 17 December 2010.… Read More

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1990 Birth Born on August 20, 1990.


2005 14 Years Old After winning medals at the European Junior Swimming Championships in 2005 and 2006 she made her international senior debut at the European LC Championships 2006 in Budapest, Hungary. … Read More
2006 15 Years Old She won her first medal taking silver in the 4 × 100m freestyle relay at the 2006 European Championships in Budapest.
She went on to qualify for her first World Championships. At the World LC Championships 2007 in Melbourne, Australia, she won a bronze medal in the 4×100 freestyle relay together with Inge Dekker, Femke Heemskerk and Marleen Veldhuis. … Read More
…  She is a triple Olympic champion, winning the gold medal in the 4×100 m freestyle relay at the 2008 Olympics and in the 50 m freestyle and 100 m freestyle at the 2012 Olympics. … Read More
2009 18 Years Old On the 26th of July 2009 at the World LC Championships 2009 in Rome, Italy, she won gold in the 4×100 freestyle relay with Inge Dekker, Femke Heemskerk and Marleen Veldhuis, setting a new world record (3:31.72).
2010 19 Years Old 1 More Event
She suffered viral meningitis while training with her national team in the Canary Islands in July 2010, but recovered to take part in the World Championships later that year. … Read More


2011 20 Years Old In 2011 Kromowidjojo won a gold medal at the 2011 World Aquatics Championships as part of the 4×100m freestyle relay team alongside Inge Dekker, Marleen Veldhuis and Femke Heemskerk in a time of 3:33.96, 2.24 seconds above their own world record. … Read More
2012 21 Years Old At the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Kromowidjojo and her teammates started the meet with a silver medal in the 4×100 m freestyle relay, an event in which they were the defending champions. … Read More
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