Eva Terčelj

Eva Terčelj (born 21 January 1992) is a Slovenian slalom canoeist who has competed at the international level since 2007.[1]

Eva Terčelj
2019 ICF Canoe slalom World Championships 199 - Eva Terčelj.jpg
Personal information
Born (1992-01-21) 21 January 1992 (age 30)
Ljubljana, Slovenia
Height1.66 m (5 ft 5 in)
Weight57 kg (126 lb)
SportCanoe slalom
RankNo. 4 (K1)
ClubKajak kanu klub Ljubljana

She won three medals in at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships with a gold (K1: 2019) and two bronzes (K1 team: 2010, 2013). She also won a gold and a silver medal at the European Championships.[2]

Terčelj competed at two Olympic Games. She finished in 13th place in the K1 event at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London after being eliminated in the semifinal. She also competed in the K1 event at the delayed 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, finishing 24th after, once again, being eliminated in the semifinal.

In 2010 Eva Terčelj finished the Bežigrad Grammar School and in 2018 received a master's degree in architecture from the Faculty of Architecture at the University of Ljubljana.

World Cup individual podiumsEdit

Season Date Venue Position Event
2013 7 Jul 2013 La Seu d'Urgell 1st K1
18 Aug 2013 Tacen 3rd K1
2016 4 Sep 2016 Prague 3rd K1
2017 2 Jul 2017 Markkleeberg 3rd K1
2018 7 Jul 2018 Augsburg 3rd K1
2019 29 June 2019 Tacen 2nd K1
7 September 2019 Prague 3rd K1


  1. ^ "Eva Terčelj". Sports-Reference.com. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 16 December 2017.
  2. ^ "Eva TERCELJ (SLO)". CanoeSlalom.net. Retrieved 16 December 2017.

External linksEdit

Olympic Games
Preceded by Flagbearer for   Slovenia
Tokyo 2020
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