At the Sports Gala 2012 Mathilde was thé surprise for sportswoman of the century,  Anky van Grunsven, who received the Fanny Blankers Koen Award, the  lifetime achievement award in sports.
Both Anky and her husband Sjef Janssen were visibly moved by Mathilde’s outstanding version of “Wonderful Life”.

Mathilde was dressed for this occasion by TopVintage.

Make up: Carmen Zomers.
Hair: Iris Ruess.

Watch the footage of NOS. Ode Santing ontroert Van Grunsven