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Sam Cooper played volleyball for Team Hamilton, Canada. He participated in the ICG games in New Taipei City has signed a professional contract with Aluron CMC Warta Zawiercie of the top division of volleyball in Poland. Sam also played for Team Canada in the FIVB World Championships.
Marusa Cernjul Olympic high jumper for Slovenia, competed in the 2016 Rio Olympics and World Championships. Her sport journey led her to United States on a scholarship to Nebraska- Lincoln (UNL). She participated in the 2007 ICG games in Reykjavík, Iceland.
Kirsty Gilmour is a 2-times Olympian and representing Scotland in 2 Commonwealth Games, and in the European Championships. Her highest World ranking was 14th and she is currently ranked top 30.
Kristy was on the Team Lanarkshire Scotland in the Reyjavik Games in 2007.
Rūta Meilutytė from Kaunas, Lithuania, former three times medal winner at ICG Manama 2010 and gold medal winner at the 2012 Summer Olympics / London 2021 today won the gold medal in 50m breastroke at the 2022 European Aquatics Championships in Rome, Italy – congratulations to Rūta from the Committee of the International Children’s Games!
Zuzanna Maślana from Płock, Poland attended the 2018 International Children’s Games in Jerusalem and the 2019 International Children’s Games in Ufa. At both events she won a silver medal in shot put.
Zuzanna has now won a bronze medal for Poland in shot put at the World Athletics U20 Championships in Cali, Colombia (01 AUG 2022 – 06 AUG 2022). Congrats to Zuzanna from the Committee of the International Children’s Games!
From left to right: Daphne van Domselaar, Lisa Deen, and Marisa Olyslagers. The former ICG participants from Alkmaar who made it to the Netherlands national football team –
Daphne, played in the 2023 World Cup as Netherlands starting goalie. The three young ladies participated in the 2014 International Children’s Games in Lake Macquarie, Australia.