Nuria VILARRUBLA (ESP)

ESSpain
Age:
28 years
Languages:
Spanish, Catalan and English
Federation:
REAL FEDERACIÓN ESPAÑOLA DE PIRAGÜISMO
Nuria Vilarrubla (ESP)

Biography

Further Personal Information

NICKNAME
Nurieta / Nuri
PLACE OF RESIDENCE
La Seu d'Urgell
OCCUPATION
Student and athlete
HIGHER EDUCATION
University
WHEN/WHERE DID YOU START CANOEING/ KAYAKING?
I began canoe at age nine at the Cadí Canoë-Kayak Club, La Seu d'Urgell.
REASON FOR TAKING UP THE SPORT
I began in canoe slalom during one summer at the sports camp that Club Cadí organizes every year at la Seu d'Urgell. My family has been involved with this sport and the Club since a long time. I grew up inside Club Cadí discovering great people and amazing places and rivers. They make me love this sport.
HOBBIES
Hiking and reading
CLUB
Cadí Canoë-Kayak
NAME OF COACH
Anais Bouchet [national]
NATIONALITY OF YOUR COACH
French
SINCE WHEN HAVE YOU BEEN COACHED BY HIM/ HER?
2015
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT YEAR
2009
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT COUNTRY
Spain
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT COMPETITION
World Championships
SENIOR INTERNATIONAL DEBUT LOCATION
La Seu d'Urgell
MEMORABLE SPORTING ACHIEVEMENT
Until now, to win the u23 World Championship in Foz do Iguaçú in April of 2015
MOST INFLUENTIAL PERSON IN CAREER
My family, my teammates and my boyfriend
TRAINING PARTNER(S)
Marta Martinez, Alberto Diez-Canedo, Joan Crespo
HERO/IDOL
Tony Estanguet, Killian Jornet
SPORTING PHILOSOPHY/ MOTTO
Don't fear, world has the limits that you decide