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Sjraar Cuijpers

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameGerard Hendrik Hubertus "Sjraar"•Cuijpers
Used nameSjraar•Cuijpers
Born24 May 1902 in Blerick (NED)
Died12 June 1980 in Sittard (NED)
NOC Netherlands


Sjraar Cuijpers was the city architect in Sittard. The design for the swimming pool in the city park of Sittard, which he submitted in 1936 with his partner, the city planner Ben Moolhuysen, was realized in 1933. It was in operation until 1985 and demolished 10 years later except for the entrance building. The main planner of the city park was Dirk Tersteeg.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Summer Olympics Art Competitions NED Sjraar Cuijpers
Architecture, Further Entries, Open (Olympic) Ben Moolhuysen AC