Marlene Thomsen

Marlene Thomsen (born 5 May 1971 in Vejle) is a former badminton player from Denmark.

Marlene Thomsen
Personal information
Country Denmark
Born (1971-05-05) May 5, 1971 (age 50)
Vejle
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
HandednessLeft
EventWomen's & Mixed doubles
BWF profile

CareerEdit

1992 Summer OlympicsEdit

Thomsen competed in badminton at the 1992 Summer Olympics in women's doubles with Lisbet Stuer-Lauridsen. In the first round, they defeated Denyse Julien and Doris Piche of Canada 15-7, 15-7. In the second round they were beaten by the eventual silver medalist, Guan Weizhen and Nong Qunhua of China, 15-3, 15-12.

1996 Summer OlympicsEdit

She also competed in badminton at the 1996 Summer Olympics in women's doubles with Lisbet Stuer-Lauridsen. In the first round, they defeated Linda French and Erika von Heiland of the United States and in the second round Chung Jae-hee and Park Soo-yun of Korea. In quarterfinales they lost against Qin Yiyuan and Tang Yongshu of China 15-8, 15-3.

Major achievementsEdit

Rank Event Date Venue
World Championships
1 Mixed doubles 1995
(with Thomas Lund)
Lausanne, Switzerland
2 Mixed doubles 1997
(with Jens Eriksen)
Glasgow, Scotland
European Championships
1 Women's doubles 1996
(with Lisbeth Stuer-Lauridsen)
Herning, Denmark
1 Women's doubles 1998
(with Rikke Olsen)
Sofia, Bulgaria
2 Women's doubles 1992
(with Lisbeth Stuer-Lauridsen)
Glasgow, Scotland
Open Championships
1 Mixed doubles 1994 World Grand Prix finals
1 Mixed doubles 1994 Singapore Open
1
1
Mixed doubles
Women's doubles
1994, 1995
1996
Swiss Open
1 Mixed doubles 1995 Korea Open
1 Mixed doubles 1995 All England
1
1
Mixed doubles
Women's doubles
1994-95, 1997-98
1995-96
Denmark Open
2 Women's doubles 1998 Indonesia Open

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