PEETERS Tachina
Belgium
BEL
Title
Ms
Lastname
PEETERS
Firstname
Tachina
Gender
female
Country
Belgium
Place of birth
Bonheiden
Year of birth
1997 (26 y.o.)
Discipline(s)
Trampoline Gymnastics
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Occupation
Athlete
Education
Beauty Therapy - Syntra AB Mechelen, Belgium
Spoken languages
Dutch, English
Club
Gymplus [Mortsel, BEL]
Coach
Michiel Vertongen; Tine Van Bossuyt
Injuries
She suffered a foot injury in August 2015 and had to wear a plaster cast for 10 days. She started training again at the end of September 2015. (Facebook profile, 03 Nov 2015)
Start sporting career
She took up gymnastics at age two and started tumbling at age 11. (gymfed.be, 19 Jun 2015; antwerpensportmagazine.be, 01 Apr 2012)
Reason for taking up the sport
After an eighth-place finish at the Belgian artistic gymnastics championships at age 11, her coaches advised her to switch to tumbling because they thought she would be better at it. "Tumbling is cool because it makes me feel free. You are flying in the air." (gymnastiekfederatie YouTube channel, 28 Jun 2017; antwerpensportmagazine.be, 01 Apr 2012)
Most memorable sporting achievement
Winning individual gold and team bronze at the 2021 European Championships in Sochi, Russian Federation. (gva.be, 03 May 2021)
Hero / Idol
British trampoline gymnasts Kristof Willerton and Elliott Browne. (gymfed.be, 08 Oct 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Luk Goris. (Gymplus YouTube channel, 28 Jun 2017)
Philosophy / Motto
"Always keep doing your best and keep working hard. Do not give up and continue to fight for your goals." (magazine.morethangym.be, 2018)
Awards
She received the Shooting Star award at the 2022 European Championships in Rimini, Italy. The award recognised her success over the previous year, including an individual gold medal at the 2021 European Championships and an individual bronze at the 2021 World Championships. (europeangymnastics.com, 05 Jun 2022)

In 2016 she was named Athlete of the Year in Putte, Belgium. (gymfed.be, 16 Jun 2016)

Last update : 2022-10-31

The World Games

2017 - 10th The World Games 2017 WROCLAW (POL)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
4
Score Final
69.200
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
64.000
World Championships

2022 - 36th FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships SOFIA (BUL)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
24
Score Qualif.
42.900
Women Team Tumbling
Rank Final
5
Score Final
5.000
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
141.800

2021 - 35th FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships BAKU (AZE)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
3
Score Final
66.500
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
66.500
Women Team Tumbling
Rank Final
2
Score Final
98.400
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
194.200

2019 - 34th FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships TOKYO (JPN)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
33
Score Qualif.
50.100

2018 - 33rd FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships ST. PETERSBURG (RUS)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
4
Score Final
68.600
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
67.600

2017 - 32nd FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships SOFIA (BUL)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
6
Score Final
66.000
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
66.800

2015 - 31st FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships ODENSE (DEN)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
6
Score Final
65.700
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
65.000
Continental Championships

2018 - 26th European Championships BAKU (AZE)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
4
Score Final
69.100
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
68.000

2016 - 25th European Championships 2016 VALLADOLID (ESP)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
4
Score Final
66.500
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
63.500
World Cup qualifying for OG

2019 - FIG World Cup 2019 VALLADOLID (ESP)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
1
Score Final
70.000
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
67.600
World / Challenge Cup

2018 - FIG TRA & TUM World Cup LOULE (POR)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
8
Score Final
62.100
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
67.300

2017 - FIG World Cup 2017 - Ciudad de Valladolid VALLADOLID (ESP)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
2
Score Final
66.300
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
64.100

2017 - FIG World Cup 2017 LOULE (POR)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
6
Score Final
62.600
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
61.100

2016 - World Cup 2016 Cat. A COIMBRA (POR)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
5
Score Final
64.000
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
58.900

2015 - World Cup 2015 Cat. A LOULE (POR)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
2
Score Final
63.300
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
61.900

2015 - World Cup 2015 Cat. A MOUILLERON LE CAPTIF (FRA)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
61.600

2014 - World Cup 2014 Cat A LOULE (POR)

Women Tumbling
Rank Final
6
Score Final
61.400
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
62.100