Paulien Couckuyt

Paulien Couckuyt

I am Paulien, a 400m hurdles runner and Belgian Cheetah who is always smiling as she works towards my big sporting dreams! To reach my goals, I have to challenge myself on training and stay healthy. The Etixx products support me a lot in this! They are on my menu every day, making my dreams come true and allowing me to dream even further!


My discipline

Athletics: 400m hurdles, 4x400m (Belgian Cheetahs) (club VAC)
 

Number of hours’ training per week

20 hours

 

"Truly believe that
you can achieve your dreams"

My favourite Etixx products

I drink the High Protein Shake after every strength training session and the Recovery Shake PRO LINE after strenuous training sessions. I also use the Collagen Complex to make my tendons stronger!!


My greatest sporting achievements 

  • Olympic Games: 7th with the 4x400m (Belgian Cheetahs) and 9th in the 400m hurdles, both with the Belgian record
  • European 400m hurdles champion, 2019 Gävle
  • 5th World Championship 4x400m + Belgian record, 2019 Doha


My personal record

  • 54''47 400m hurdles (belgian record)


My #GiveItYourAll moment in 2024

Qualifing for the Olympics and chasing dreams at the Olympics !


My social media

Instagram: @pauliencouckuyt

 

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