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Athletes

Laura
Lopez Ventosa
SpainSpain, ESP
Female
Water polo

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
13 January 1988
Height
170 cm
Weight
63 kg
Occupation
Physiotherapist
Languages
English, Spanish

Sport Specific Information

Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Driver
Handedness
Right

International Debut

Year
2006
Competing for
Spain
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Belgrade, SRB

General Interest

Injuries
She missed the beginning of the 2016/17 season due to a hand injury she suffered while playing in Spain's last match at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (waterpolista.com, 15 Nov 2016; as.com, 06 Nov 2016)
Awards and honours
She was named the Best Player of the 2016 Spanish Cup final. (campeonisimas.es, 15 Apr 2016)

She received the 2012 Athlete of the Year award from the Union of Madrid Sports Federations [UFEDEM]. (clubnatacionmadrid.es, 19 Dec 2012; rfen.es, 2012)
Other information
RETIREMENT
She decided to retire from the national team in March 2017. (elperiodico.com, 26 Jul 2017)