Liemarvin Bonevacia facts for kids
|Born||April 5, 1989
Willemstad, Netherlands Antilles (present-day Curaçao)
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Weight||81 kg (179 lb)|
|Achievements and titles|
|Highest world ranking||48 (400m)
He was one of four people to participate in the 2012 Summer Olympics as "Independent Olympic Athletes". Bonevacia competed in the 400 m and was eliminated in the semifinals, when he injured his right hamstring and finished last.
He now represents the Netherlands. With his 44.72, achieved in the 2015 World Championships 400 m heats, Bonevacia is the current Dutch recordholder. He competed for the Netherlands at the 2016 Olympics, in the 400 m and the 4 x 100 m. He reached the semifinals in the 400 m. He won bronze at the 2016 European Athletics Championship and the 2017 European Indoor Championships.
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