Carla Nelte (born 21 September 1990) is a badminton player from Germany.[1] She started playing badminton at 5 years old in her hometown and became a national team member in 2009.[2] In 2014, she took double victories at the Brasil Open in the women's and mixed doubles event.[3] Teamed-up with Johanna Goliszewski in the women's doubles, they competed at the 2016 Summer Olympics held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.[4]

Carla Nelte
TOTAL BWF World Champs 2015 Day 2 Carla Nelte.jpg
Personal information
Country Germany
Born (1990-09-21) 21 September 1990 (age 29)
Luckenwalde, Brandenburg, East Germany
ResidenceOberhausen, Germany
Height1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight60 kg (132 lb)
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking17 (WD 18 June 2015)
17 (XD 26 March 2015)
Current ranking86 (WD), 192 (XD) (23 April 2019)


BWF World TourEdit

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[5] is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tour are divided into six levels, namely World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.[6]

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Canada Open Super 100   Isabel Herttrich   Ayako Sakuramoto
  Yukiko Takahata
13–21, 15–21   Runner-up

BWF Grand PrixEdit

The BWF Grand Prix has two levels, the BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Russian Open   Johanna Goliszewski   Gabriela Stoeva
  Stefani Stoeva
15–21, 17–21   Runner-up
2014 Brasil Open   Johanna Goliszewski   Gabriela Stoeva
  Stefani Stoeva
11–5, 11–7, 4–11, 11–10   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Brasil Open   Max Schwenger   Sam Magee
  Chloe Magee
10–11, 10–11, 11–10, 11–8, 11–7   Winner
2014 Canada Open   Max Schwenger   Jorrit de Ruiter
  Samantha Barning
21–16, 25–23   Winner
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Peru International   Johanna Goliszewski   Heather Olver
  Lauren Smith
21–18, 19–21, 21–19   Winner
2015 Guatemala International   Johanna Goliszewski   Eva Lee
  Paula Lynn Obanana
21–18, 24–22   Winner
2013 White Nights   Isabel Herttrich   Audrey Fontaine
  Emilie Lefel
22–20, 21–12   Winner
2012 Swiss International   Isabel Herttrich   Heather Olver
  Kate Robertshaw
15–21, 21–15, 21–23   Runner-up
2012 Croatian International   Johanna Goliszewski   Samantha Barning
  Eefje Muskens
18–21, 19–21   Runner-up
2011 Slovenian International   Johanna Goliszewski   Airi Mikkela
  Jenny Nystrom
21–14, 21–18   Winner
2010 Hungarian International   Johanna Goliszewski   Claudia Vogelgsang
  Kim Buss
21–14, 22–20   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Bulgarian International   Max Schwenger   Fran Kurniawan
  Komala Dewi
21–18, 19–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2010 Welsh International   Josche Zurwonne   Peter Kasbauer
  Johanna Goliszewski
15–21, 13–21   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament


  1. ^ "Carla Nelte". Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 6 August 2016. Retrieved 6 August 2016.
  2. ^ "Profile: Carla NELTE". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 6 August 2016.
  3. ^ "Brazil Open 2014 – Max and Carla double up". Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  4. ^ "Olympics-Badminton-Women's doubles Group D results". Reuters. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  5. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  6. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.

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