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Althéa Laurin

Althéa Laurin with the silver medal won at the 2019 European Championships for Olympic Weight Categories
Medal record
Competitor for  France
Women's taekwondo
Olympic Games
Bronze 2020 Tokyo +67 kg
Mediterranean Games
Silver 2018 Tarragona 67 kg

Althéa Laurin (born 1 September 2001) is a French taekwondo practitioner.

Personal life

She studies Management at the University of Paris.

Career

She won the European Taekwondo Junior Championships in Larnaca and the Women's Light Heavyweight 63–68 kg at the 2018 Junior World Championship in Hammamet. She made her Olympic debut representing France at the 2020 Summer Olympics.

She was selected for the Taekwondo at the 2020 Summer Olympics – Women's +67 kg where she defeated Briseida Acosta in the opening round and Zheng Shuyin in the second round. She overcame Aminata Traoré in the repechage to secure a bronze Olympic medal.

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