Club Profiles

TRUIJENS
Martin




HEAD COACH



Last Name TRUIJENS
First Name Martin
Club NY BREAKERS
Date of birth 13/01/1978
Gender Male
Nationality Netherlands
Career 2005-2016 head coach NTC Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2017-2019 head coach NTC Copenhagen, Denmark
2012 PhD in Human Movement Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Best Achievement In total swimmers trained by Martin Truijens contributed to over 75 medals at the international stage of the sport of swimming. Beow only the most relevant are summarized, focusing on long course only.
Olympic medals: Gold: 2008 4*100 freestyle relay (Femke Heemskerk, Manon van Rooijen)
World medals: Gold: 2009, 2011: 4*100 freestyle relay, silver: 2015: 4*100 mixed freestyle relay bronze: 2007, 2013: 4*100 freestyle relay, 2017: 100 freestyle (Pernille Blume)
World records: several with members on Dutch relays both short and long course
Additional information I have a family with a beautiful wife, 4 young kids (range 0-5 years) and an amazing dog ... in the spare time these keep me pretty busy.