View Namesake: Bob de Jong


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Bob de Jong
GIVEN NAME(S): Bob, Johannes, Carolus
SURNAME(S): de Jong
GENDER: Male
BIRTH DATE: 1976 November 13
BIRTH PLACE: Leimuiden, the Netherlands
DESCRIPTION: At the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, he placed second (and thus won the silver medal) at the men's 10,000 metres speed skating competition. At the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, he was the winner of the men's 10,000 metres speed skating competition. He placed third (and thus won the bronze medal) at the men's 10,000 metres speed skating competition at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.
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Olympic Medalists
TYPE: silver
YEAR: 1998
SPORT: Speed skating
COUNTRY: Netherlands
Olympic Medalists
TYPE: gold
YEAR: 2006
SPORT: Speed skating
COUNTRY: Netherlands
Olympic Medalists
TYPE: bronze
YEAR: 2010
SPORT: Speed skating
COUNTRY: Netherlands
Olympic Medalists
TYPE: bronze
YEAR: 2014
SPORT: Speed skating
COUNTRY: Netherlands