Enith Brigitha

Nòmber                 : Enith Brigitha

Fecha Nasementu   : 15 aprel 1955

Lugá                     : Kòrsou

Deporte                : Natashon

A drenta salon di fama na 1992

Enith Brigitha na edat di 9 aña a kuminsá práktika e ramo di deporte landamentu. Na edat di 12 aña el a representá Kòrsou ku éksito den kompetensha di landamentu den Weganan di Reino, konkistando medaya di plata..

Ku su 15 aña Enith ta gana medaya di oro pa Kòrsou den Weganan di Reino di 1970.

Na 1971 Enith ta gana su promé medaya di oro pa Ulanda den kompetensha entre Ulanda i Alemania na Keulen-Alemania. Den klasifikashon final di e di XX Weganan Olímpiko di 1973 na Münich, Alemania Enith ta figura entre e 8 mihó landadónan femenino di mundu.

Enith a gana 2 medaya di plata i 2 di bròns pa Ulanda den e promé Kampeonato Mundial di landamentu di 1973 na Bélgrado-Checoslvakia. Den e XXI Weganan Olímpiko di 1976 na Montreal-Canada, Entih a kompetí pa Ulanda, ganando 2 medaya di bròns.

Distinshon risibí:

_        Deportista Femenino di aña 1973 nombrá pa Asosiashon di Kronistanan Deportivo di Ulanda.

_        Deportista Femenino di aña 1975 nombrá pa Asosiashon di kronistanan Deportivo di Ulanda.

_        Miembro honorario di Nederlandse Zwembond

_        Miembro honorario di klup di landamentu  “Het IJ”

_        “Ridder Den Orden Di Oranje Nassau”

 

English Version

Enith Brigitha began practicing the sport of swimming at the age of 9. At the age of 12, she successfully represented Curaçao in swimming competitions within the Kingdom, earning a silver medal.

 At the age of 15, Enith won a gold medal for Curaçao in the Kingdom Games of 1970. In 1971, she earned her first gold medal for the Netherlands in a competition between the Netherlands and Germany in Cologne, Germany. In the final classification of the XX Olympic Games in 1973 in Munich, Germany, Enith ranked among the top 8 female swimmers in the world.

 Enith won 2 silver and 2 bronze medals for the Netherlands in the first World Swimming Championship in 1973 in Belgrade, Czechoslovakia. In the XXI Olympic Games of 1976 in Montreal, Canada, Enith competed for the Netherlands, winning 2 bronze medals.

 Awards received:

 Female Athlete of the Year 1973, awarded by the Dutch Sports Association of the Kingdom.

Female Athlete of the Year 1975, awarded by the Dutch Sports Association of the Kingdom.

Honorary Member of the Royal Dutch Swimming Federation.

Honorary Member of the swimming club “Het IJ.”

“Knight in the Order of Orange-Nassau.