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BEIRNAERT Laurien Job F
Sport Para swimming
NPC Belgium   
GenderWomen
Age23
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
S8, SB8
Further Personal Information
Residence
Elversele, BEL
Languages
Dutch
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team
Aquaris Zwemklub Lebbeke: Belgium
Name of coach
Lieve Peeters [national]; Gregory Planckaert [national]
General Interest
Awards and honours
She was named the 2013 Best Female Youth Athlete of the Year in Lebekke, Belgium. (lebbeke.be, 07 Feb 2014)
Impairment
The right side of her body is affected by cerebral palsy. (hln.be, 05 Aug 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heats 2015 100m Freestyle S8 1:20.62
Heat 2015 100m Backstroke S8 1:33.84
Heats 2015 50m Freestyle S8 36.69
European Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heat 2014 100m Backstroke S8 1:36.31
6 2014 400m Freestyle S8 6:14.76
6 2014 100m Freestyle S8 1:22.01
7 2014 50m Freestyle S8 37.84
11 2016 100m Freestyle S8 1:24.81
7 2016 400m Freestyle S8 6:23.41
7 2016 100m Backstroke S8 1:32.45
10 2016 100m Breaststroke SB8 1:54.61
10 2016 50m Freestyle S8 37.49