Henriette Engel Hansen (DEN) DKDenmark  Canoe Sprint

Henriette Engel Hansen (DEN)

Canoe Sprint
Date of birth
15 April 1982
170 cm
65 kg
Virum, DEN
Danish, English
Higher education
Economics - University of Copenhagen: Denmark


General Interest

Henry (henrietteengel.dk, 11 Jun 2008)
She suffered a back injury while competing at the 2008 European Championships in Milan, Italy. (henrietteengel.dk, 11 Jun 2008)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Be fearless." (henrietteengel.dk, 11 Jun 2008)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began paddling in 2002.
Why this sport?
She wanted to learn to kayak in order to participate in adventure races.
Club / Team
361 Kano- og Kajakklub: Lyngby, DEN
Name of coach
Zoltan Bako [national], HUN


Olympic GamesK1 200mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro16 August 20162016Women43.30022Latest result
Olympic GamesK4 500mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro20 August 20162016Women1:36.0576Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesK1 200mEngland, London11 August 20122012Women42.82120
Olympic GamesK1 500mEngland, London9 August 20122012Women1:54.1107Best result
Olympic GamesK1 500mChina, Beijing23 August 20082008Women1:55.96019
World ChampionshipsK2 500mItaly, Milan22 August 20152015Women1:43.7317Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 500mItaly, Milan23 August 20152015Women1:37.51810Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 500mRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Women1:55.18012
World ChampionshipsK2 1000mRussia, Moscow9 August 20142014Women3:33.7841Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 4 x 200m RelayRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Women2:57.95414
World ChampionshipsK1 500mGermany, Duisburg31 August 20132013Women2:01.8726Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 1000mGermany, Duisburg31 August 20132013Women4:18.7636Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 500mHungary, Szeged20 August 20112011Women1:50.5708Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 200mPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Women41.94913
World ChampionshipsK1 500mPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Women1:55.2178Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 500mCanada, Dartmouth16 August 20092009Women1:53.1105Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 1000mCanada, Dartmouth15 August 20092009Women4:01.1664Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 200mGermany, Duisburg12 August 20072007Women43.0499Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 500mGermany, Duisburg12 August 20072007Women1:53.19311
World ChampionshipsK1 1000mGermany, Duisburg11 August 20072007Women4:17.6758Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 1000mHungary, Szeged19 August 20062006Women4:21.2259Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 200mRussia, Moscow26 June 20162016Women43.16012Latest result
European ChampionshipsK1 5000mRussia, Moscow26 June 20162016Women23:30.069Latest result
European ChampionshipsK4 500mRussia, Moscow25 June 20162016Women1:35.3606Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK2 200mCzech Republic, Racice3 May 20152015Women39.8407
European ChampionshipsK2 500mCzech Republic, Racice3 May 20152015Women1:48.5807
European ChampionshipsK4 500mCzech Republic, Racice2 May 20152015Women1:39.5566Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 200mGermany, Brandenburg13 July 20142014Women44.93411
European ChampionshipsK1 500mGermany, Brandenburg13 July 20142014Women1:55.9486Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 200mPortugal, Montemor-o-Velho16 June 20132013Women45.02015
European ChampionshipsK1 500mPortugal, Montemor-o-Velho16 June 20132013Women1:55.7587
European ChampionshipsK1 1000mPortugal, Montemor-o-Velho15 June 20132013Women3:57.6802Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 200mCroatia, Zagreb24 June 20122012Women41.12711
European ChampionshipsK1 500mCroatia, Zagreb24 June 20122012Women1:52.3525Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 200mSerbia, Belgrade19 June 20112011Women42.70614
European ChampionshipsK1 500mSerbia, Belgrade19 June 20112011Women1:54.6424Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 500mSpain, Trasona4 July 20102010Women1:52.0297
European ChampionshipsK1 5000mSpain, Trasona4 July 20102010Women22:39.8075Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 500mGermany, Brandenburg28 June 20092009Women1:53.0706Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 1000mGermany, Brandenburg27 June 20092009Women3:58.1693Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 500mItaly, Milan18 May 20082008Women10
European ChampionshipsK1 200mSpain, Pontevedra1 July 20072007Women15
European ChampionshipsK1 500mSpain, Pontevedra1 July 20072007Women11
European ChampionshipsK1 1000mSpain, Pontevedra30 June 20072007Women4:14.9707
World CupIndividual Kayak10 August 20142014Women22
World CupIndividual Kayak1 September 20132013Women4Best result
World CupIndividual Kayak3 June 20122012Women3Best result
World CupIndividual Kayak21 August 20112011Women6Best result
World CupIndividual Kayak22 August 20102010Women8Best result
World CupIndividual Kayak7 June 20092009Women3Best result
World CupIndividual Kayak29 June 20082008Women16