Hellen Boering

Heleen ("Hellen") Aafje Boering (born July 27, 1964 in Enschede, Overijssel) is a retired water polo goalkeeper from the Netherlands. She made her debut for the Women's National Team in 1984, and was on the squad that won the silver medal at the first official World Championship in women's water polo in 1986 (Madrid, Spain).

Hellen Boering
Personal information
BornJuly 27, 1964
Medal record
Women's Water Polo
Representing the  Netherlands
World Championship
Gold medal – first place 1991 Perth Team Competition
Silver medal – second place 1986 Madrid Team Competition
Silver medal – second place 1994 Rome Team Competition
European Championship
Gold medal – first place 1987 Strasbourg Team Competition
Gold medal – first place 1989 Bonn Team Competition
Gold medal – first place 1993 Leeds Team Competition
Silver medal – second place 1991 Athens Team Competition
FINA World Cup
Gold medal – first place 1999 Winnipeg Team Competition

Boering competed for her native country at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia, finishing in fourth place. Her biggest success came in 1991, when the Dutch won the 1991 World Aquatics Championship, defeating Canada in the final.[1]

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  1. ^ HistoFINA WATER POLO MEDALLISTS AND STATISTICS (PDF). Lausanne: FINA. December 3, 2015. p. 54.

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