Marta Kharitonova (RUS)

Marta Kharitonova (RUS)

RURussian Federation
Canoe Slalom
Date of birth
26 September 1984
Height
167 cm
Weight
62 kg
Residence
St. Petersburg, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Russian

Biography

General Interest

Hobbies
Needlework, hairdressing, tattoos, landscape design. (Athlete, 02 Sep 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Finishing third in K1 at the 2011 World Cup in Prague, Czech Republic. (Athlete, 02 Sep 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her first coach Valentin Lyutvinsky. (Athlete, 02 Sep 2015)
Hero / Idol
English footballer David Beckham. (Athlete, 02 Sep 2015)
Injuries
In 2004 she suffered injuries to her foot and back. (Athlete, 26 Sep 2005)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Always smile." (Athlete, 06 Apr 2016)
Awards and honours
She holds the title of Master of Sport in Russia. (Athlete, 06 Apr 2016)

International Debut

Year
2003
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Augsburg, GER

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began paddling in 2000 in Losevo, Russia.
Club / Team
Strela: St. Petersburg, RUS
Name of coach
Sergey Gertsiy [personal], RUS, from 2009

Results

CompetitionEventLocationDateSeasonGenderResultRankMentions
World CupK125 July 20042004Women52
World CupK124 July 20052005Women36
Olympic GamesK1Brazil, Rio de Janeiro11 August 20162016Women160.3915Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesK1England, London2 August 20122012Women120.919Best result
World ChampionshipsK1England, London19 September 20152015Women117.9719
World ChampionshipsK1 TeamEngland, London19 September 20152015Women136.796Best result
World ChampionshipsK1United States, McHenry, MD21 September 20142014Women124.3536
World ChampionshipsK1 TeamUnited States, McHenry, MD21 September 20142014Women147.497Best result
World ChampionshipsK1Czech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Women121.9719
World ChampionshipsK1 TeamCzech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Women143.825Best result
World ChampionshipsK1Slovakia, Bratislava10 September 20112011Women122.9018Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 TeamSlovakia, Bratislava11 September 20112011Women245.5512Best result
World ChampionshipsK1Slovenia, Tacen11 September 20102010Women161.1524
World ChampionshipsK1 TeamSlovenia, Tacen11 September 20102010Women137.514Best result
World ChampionshipsK1Spain, La Seu d'Urgell13 September 20092009Women120.2418Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 TeamSpain, La Seu d'Urgell12 September 20092009Women121.814Best result
World ChampionshipsK1Brazil, Foz do Iguaçu23 September 20072007Women134.8933
World ChampionshipsK1Czech Republic, Prague6 August 20062006Women48
World ChampionshipsK1 TeamCzech Republic, Prague5 August 20062006Women332.7111Best result
World ChampionshipsK1Australia, Penrith1 October 20052005Women29
World ChampionshipsK1Germany, Augsburg25 July 20032003Women36
World ChampionshipsK1 TeamGermany, Augsburg26 July 20032003Women372.5311Best result
European ChampionshipsK1Slovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš15 May 20162016Women183.7230Latest result
European ChampionshipsK1 TeamSlovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš15 May 20162016Women141.6510Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK1Germany, Markkleeberg31 May 20152015Women116.6816
European ChampionshipsK1 TeamGermany, Markkleeberg31 May 20152015Women196.299Best result
European ChampionshipsK1Austria, Vienna1 June 20142014Women102.5125
European ChampionshipsK1 TeamAustria, Vienna1 June 20142014Women114.556Best result
European ChampionshipsK1Poland, Kraków9 June 20132013Women107.3127
European ChampionshipsK1 TeamPoland, Kraków9 June 20132013Women141.747Best result
European ChampionshipsK1Germany, Augsburg13 May 20122012Women12Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 TeamGermany, Augsburg13 May 20122012Women177.167Best result
European ChampionshipsK1Spain, La Seu d'Urgell11 June 20112011Women13Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 TeamSpain, La Seu d'Urgell11 June 20112011Women8Best result
European ChampionshipsK1Slovakia, Cunovo15 August 20102010Women24
European ChampionshipsK1 TeamEngland, Nottingham30 May 20092009Women8Best result
European ChampionshipsK1Poland, Kraków10 May 20082008Women218.188Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 TeamPoland, Kraków9 May 20082008Women322.5710Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 TeamSlovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš15 June 20072007Women274.728Best result
European ChampionshipsK1Slovenia, Tacen26 June 20052005Women233.158Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsK1Australia, Penrith20 February 20162016Women115.7919Latest result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsK1Australia, Penrith, NSW25 February 20122012Women11Best result
World CupK111 September 20162016Women46Latest result
World CupK116 August 20152015Women18
World CupK117 August 20142014Women11Best result
World CupK125 August 20132013Women34
World CupK12 September 20122012Women28
World CupK114 August 20112011Women16
World CupK14 July 20102010Women39
World CupK13 August 20092009Women62
World CupK16 July 20082008Women21
World CupK115 July 20072007Women70
World CupK111 June 20062006Women47