Maialen Chourraut at the 2012 Summer Olympics
|Full name||Maialen Chourraut Yurramendi|
|Born||8 March 1983|
Lasarte-Oria, Basque Country, Spain
|Height||161 cm (5 ft 3 in)|
|Weight||55 kg (121 lb)|
|Club||Club Atlético San Sebastián|
She won a gold medal in the K1 event at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Previously she won a bronze medal in the K1 event at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. She also competed in the K1 event at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, but was eliminated in the heats and finished in 16th place.
Chourraut won a silver medal in the K1 event at the 2009 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships in La Seu d'Urgell. Two years later, she won a bronze medal in the K1 event at the 2011 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships in Bratislava. She also won three medals at the European Championships (1 gold and 2 silvers).
World Cup individual podiumsEdit
|2010||27 Jun 2010||La Seu d'Urgell||1st||K1|
|2011||3 Jul 2011||L'Argentière-la-Bessée||2nd||K1|
|10 Jul 2011||Markkleeberg||3rd||K1|
|2012||10 Jun 2012||Cardiff||1st||K1|
|17 Jun 2012||Pau||1st||K1|
|2014||3 Aug 2014||La Seu d'Urgell||1st||K1|
|2015||28 Jun 2015||Kraków||1st||K1|
|5 Jul 2015||Liptovský Mikuláš||2nd||K1|
|9 Aug 2015||La Seu d'Urgell||2nd||K1|
|2016||12 Jun 2016||La Seu d'Urgell||1st||K1|
|19 Jun 2016||Pau||3rd||K1|
|2017||18 Jun 2017||Prague||1st||K1|
|10 Sep 2017||La Seu d'Urgell||3rd||K1|
|2018||8 Sep 2018||La Seu d'Urgell||2nd||K1|
- "Maialen Chourraut". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 11 August 2016. Retrieved 10 August 2016.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Maialen Chourraut". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 2 December 2017.
- "Maialen CHOURRAUT YURRAMENDI (ESP)". CanoeSlalom.net. Retrieved 2 December 2017.
- 13 September 2009 final results of the women's K1 event at the 2009 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships.[permanent dead link] – accessed 13 September 2009.
- Maialen Chourraut at the International Canoe Federation
- Maialen Chourraut at the International Olympic Committee
| Spanish Sportswoman of the Year
(tied with Lidia Valentín)
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