Overview
Maret Balkestein-Grothues

Maret Balkestein-Grothues

Club
Casalmaggiore
Nationality
Netherlands
Birth Date
16/09/1988
Birth Place
Almelo
Height
180 cm
Weight
68 kg
Hobbies
Reading



Maret Grothues

Maret
Grothues made her debut in the Dutch national team at the opening match of the
Montreux Volley Masters against Cuba in June 2008. With 204 caps, she is one of
the more experienced players in the Dutch national team. Unfortunately Grothues
didn
t played in the national team in
2014, due to a Achilles heel injury. The blond wing spiker has played in three
Grand Prix
s, the last three European
Championships, and the World Championship of 2010. At this last tournament she
was awarded with the
best server trophy. Grothues currently plays at Cannes in France. She started
playing volleyball at the Dutch club Krekkers in 1996.


Career

  • Position Wing spiker
  • Selection Olympic (6) - W.C. (11) - Other (291)
  • International Debut Montreux
  • Club Debut VV Krekkers
  • Current Club CSM Bucuresti
  • Spike 304
  • Block 285