Mallory Franklin

Mallory Franklin (born 19 June 1994) is a British slalom canoeist who has competed internationally since 2009. She competes in both Kayak (K1/seated double-blade paddle) and Canadian Canoe (C1/kneeling single-blade paddle) classes, as well as the Extreme Canoe (XC) discipline.[1]

Mallory Franklin
2019 ICF Canoe slalom World Championships 027 - Mallory Franklin.jpg
Personal information
NationalityBritish
Born (1994-06-19) 19 June 1994 (age 28)
Windsor, Berkshire, England
Height1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight69 kg (152 lb)
Sport
CountryGreat Britain
SportCanoe slalom
RankNo. 2 (C1)
No. 6 (K1)
Event(s)C1, K1
ClubWindsor and District Canoe Club
Medal record
Women's canoe slalom
Representing  Great Britain
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2020 Tokyo C1
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2017 Pau C1
Gold medal – first place 2017 Pau C1 team
Gold medal – first place 2018 Rio de Janeiro C1 team
Gold medal – first place 2019 La Seu d'Urgell K1 team
Gold medal – first place 2021 Bratislava K1 team
Silver medal – second place 2013 Prague C1
Silver medal – second place 2014 Deep Creek Lake C1
Silver medal – second place 2018 Rio de Janeiro C1
Silver medal – second place 2018 Rio de Janeiro K1
Silver medal – second place 2021 Bratislava C1
Bronze medal – third place 2018 Rio de Janeiro K1 team
Bronze medal – third place 2022 Augsburg C1
Bronze medal – third place 2022 Augsburg C1 team
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2016 Liptovský Mikuláš C1 team
Gold medal – first place 2017 Tacen C1 team
Gold medal – first place 2018 Prague C1 team
Gold medal – first place 2019 Pau C1
Gold medal – first place 2019 Pau C1 team
Gold medal – first place 2021 Ivrea K1 team
Gold medal – first place 2022 Liptovský Mikuláš C1
Silver medal – second place 2012 Augsburg C1
Silver medal – second place 2015 Markkleeberg C1
Silver medal – second place 2018 Prague C1
Silver medal – second place 2019 Pau K1
Silver medal – second place 2021 Ivrea C1 team
Silver medal – second place 2022 Liptovský Mikuláš K1 team
Silver medal – second place 2022 Liptovský Mikuláš Extreme K1
Bronze medal – third place 2015 Markkleeberg C1 team
Bronze medal – third place 2016 Liptovský Mikuláš C1
Bronze medal – third place 2022 Liptovský Mikuláš K1
U23 World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2013 Liptovský Mikuláš C1 team
Gold medal – first place 2014 Penrith K1 team
Gold medal – first place 2017 Bratislava C1
Gold medal – first place 2017 Bratislava C1 team
Silver medal – second place 2015 Foz do Iguaçu C1
Silver medal – second place 2017 Bratislava K1 team
Bronze medal – third place 2012 Wausau C1 team
Bronze medal – third place 2015 Foz do Iguaçu C1 team
U23 European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2013 Bourg-Saint-Maurice C1
Gold medal – first place 2014 Skopje C1
Gold medal – first place 2014 Skopje C1 team
Gold medal – first place 2015 Kraków C1 team
Silver medal – second place 2015 Kraków K1 team
Bronze medal – third place 2012 Solkan C1 team
Junior World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2012 Wausau K1 team
Silver medal – second place 2012 Wausau C1
Junior European Championships
Silver medal – second place 2010 Markkleeberg C1
Silver medal – second place 2012 Solkan C1
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Banja Luka K1 team

She won silver at the 2020 Summer Olympics in the Women's C1 event. She is a five-time World and seven-time European champion, with particular success in team events.[2]

Franklin has won 13 medals in total at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships with five golds (C1: 2017, C1 team: 2017, 2018, K1 team: 2019, 2021), five silvers (C1: 2013, 2014, 2018, 2021; K1: 2018) and three bronzes (C1: 2022, K1 team: 2018, C1 team: 2022). She has also won 17 medals at the European Championships (7 golds, 7 silvers and 3 bronzes).[3]

Franklin won the overall World Cup title in the C1 class in 2016.

ResultsEdit

World Cup individual podiumsEdit

Season Date Venue Position Event
2012 9 June 2012 Cardiff 3rd C1
25 August 2012 Prague 2nd C1
2013 22 June 2013 Cardiff 3rd C1
29 June 2013 Augsburg 2nd C1
17 August 2013 Tacen 2nd C1
2014 7 June 2014 Lee Valley 1st C1
16 August 2014 Augsburg 1st C1
2015 4 July 2015 Liptovský Mikuláš 1st C1
2016 4 June 2016 Ivrea 2nd C1
18 June 2016 Pau 1st C1
3 September 2016 Prague 3rd C1
10 September 2016 Tacen 3rd C1
2017 17 June 2017 Prague 2nd C1
24 June 2017 Augsburg 2nd C1
2018 24 June 2018 Liptovský Mikuláš 3rd C1
7 July 2018 Augsburg 2nd K1
8 July 2018 Augsburg 2nd C1
8 September 2018 La Seu d'Urgell 3rd K1
9 September 2018 La Seu d'Urgell 2nd C1
2019 15 June 2019 Lee Valley 1st K1
16 June 2019 Lee Valley 1st C1
2021 4 September 2021 La Seu d'Urgell 2nd K1
2022 12 June 2022 Prague 3rd Extreme K1
19 June 2022 Kraków 1st C1
25 June 2022 Tacen 2nd K1
26 June 2022 Tacen 1st C1

Complete World Cup resultsEdit

Year Class WC1 WC2 WC3 WC4 WC5 Points Position
2010 C1 Continent
 
Prague  
8
La Seu  
15
Augsburg  
9
78 9th
2011 C1 Tacen  
4
L'Argentière  
9
Markkleeberg  
 
Prague  
5
117 7th
K1 26 43 15 55th
2012 C1 Cardiff  
3
Pau  
 
La Seu  
 
Prague  
2
Bratislava  
 
105 9th
2013 C1 Cardiff  
3
Augsburg  
2
La Seu  
 
Tacen  
2
Bratislava  
 
160 5th
K1 29 23 26 49th
2014 C1 Lee Valley  
1
Tacen  
6
Prague  
 
La Seu  
5
Augsburg  
1
261 3rd
K1 21 21 18 34 73 31st
2015 C1 Prague  
 
Kraków  
15
Liptovský Mikuláš  
1
La Seu  
 
Pau  
 
75 21st
2016 C1 Ivrea  
2
La Seu  
5
Pau  
1
Prague  
3
Tacen  
3
307 1st
K1 11 34 34 45th
2017 C1 Prague  
2
Augsburg  
2
Markkleeberg  
20
Ivrea  
 
La Seu  
6
217 5th
K1 4 4 16 21 163 10th
2018 C1 Liptovský Mikuláš  
3
Kraków  
15
Augsburg  
2
Tacen  
 
La Seu  
2
243 2nd
K1 10 25 2 3 204 5th
2019 C1 Lee Valley  
1
Bratislava  
 
Tacen  
 
Markkleeberg  
 
Prague  
15
116 18th
K1 1 6 144 14th
2021 C1 Prague  
4
Markkleeberg  
7
La Seu  
4
Pau  
 
132 12th
K1 30 30 2 65 28th

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "GB Canoeing profile". Retrieved 29 September 2013.
  2. ^ "Team GB canoeing athletes selected for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games". teamgb.com. Retrieved 23 February 2020.
  3. ^ "Mallory FRANKLIN (GBR)". CanoeSlalom.net. Retrieved 26 September 2017.

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