The dog of Dafne Schippers died by a “terrible accident”. Sammie, an Australian Shepherd, died by a collision with a train.
The Utrecht athlete to let Instagram know heartbroken. “It is so difficult to express in words the kind of pain and sadness I currently feel,” writes the 26-year-old Skippers.
In October last year, posted the two-time world champion in the 200 meters for her first photo with the dog. Since then, Sammie often in the stories and photos of Skippers to see.