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Jan de Rooij

Full name: Johannes "Jan" de Rooij
Gender: Male
Height: 5'5" (166 cm)
Weight: 119 lbs (54 kg)
Born: January 26, 1932 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Died: May 18, 2008 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Affiliations: Groothuis, Amsterdam (NED)
Country: NED Netherlands
Sport: Boxing

Biography

Jan de Rooij was a successful fighter at the national level, winning 10 Dutch titles. Internationally, he did not manage to compete with the top fighters. He qualified for two Olympics (1960 and 1964), and several European Championships, but was always eliminated in the early rounds. After his career, he trained many young fighters in his native Amsterdam.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 28 Roma Boxing Men's Bantamweight Netherlands NED 9T
1964 Summer 32 Tokyo Boxing Men's Featherweight Netherlands NED 17T

Men's Bantamweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result JF J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S TJP MR
1960 Summer 28 Roma Boxing Netherlands NED Round Three Match #3 2 1960-09-01 Bendig (POL) , de Rooij (NED) 0 58 58 58 59 58 291
1960 Summer 28 Roma Boxing Netherlands NED Round Two Match #5 1 de Rooij (NED) walkover
1960 Summer 28 Roma Boxing Netherlands NED Round One Match #10 1 1960-08-25 de Rooij (NED) bye

Men's Featherweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1964 Summer 32 Tokyo Boxing Netherlands NED Round One Match #13 2 1964-10-13 Limmonen (FIN) , de Rooij (NED)
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