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Joost de Jong
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Joost de Jong 1773103
Position: Hurdles
Other Position: 400H-400
Year: Junior
Hometown: Wageningen, Netherlands
Other College: Utrecht University
Experience: Transfer

High School/Previous College Experirence: Currently an exchange student from Utrecht University in the Nethertlands ... Attended Marnix College in Ede, the Netherlands … National Junior Champion 400m hurdles outdoor in 2011, 2012, 2013 … National Junior Champion 400m indoor 2013 … Silver Medal for the 4x800m at U20 outdoor National Relay Championships in 2012 and 4x400m at U18 National Relay Championships in 2010. Best marks during high school were 22.13 in 200m (2013), 49.19 in 400m (2013), 53.56 in 400m hurdles … Member of the Dutch National Junior 4x400m selection in 2012, 2013 … Member of the Dutch National Junior Long Hurdles Selection from 2009-2013.

Personal: Born on June 22, 1994 … Parents are Tanja Ledoux and Robert de Jong … Physics and Math double major … Has one younger brother, Floris (14) … Has travelled to France, Italy, Greece, Canada, Kenya, Mexico, Laos, Thailand, and Sri Lanka. 

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