Carolina Marín Height, Weight, Age, Biography & More

Carolina Marin Profile

Real NameCarolina María Marín Martín
NicknameNot Known
ProfessionSpanish Badminton player
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 167 cm
in meters- 1.67 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 6"
Weightin Kilograms- 65 Kg
in Pounds- 150 lbs
Figure Measurements35-24-35
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutIn 2005, at Brussels International U15.
Coach/MentorFernando Rivas
Handedness Left
Achievements (main ones)• Secured Gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
• Bagged Gold at 2014 Copenhagen & 2015 Jakarta World Championships.
• Secured Gold again at 2014 Kazan & 2016 La Roche-sur-Yon European Championships.
• Bronze medal at the 2011 Taipei World Junior Championships.
• Won Gold at 2011 Vantaa European Junior Championships.
• Secured a Silver at 2009 Milan European Junior Championships.
Career Turning PointAfter winning Gold at 2011 Vantaa European Junior Championships there was no looking back for Carolina Marin.
Highest Ranking 1 (May 2016)
Personal Life
Date of Birth15 June 1993
Age (as in 2017)24 Years
Birth PlaceHuelva, Spain
Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini
HometownHuelva, Spain
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather- Gonzalo Marin
Mother- Toni Martin
Carolina Marin with Parents
ReligionNot Known
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsName Not Known (2015-present)
Carolina Marin Boyfriend
ChildrenSon- N/A
Daughter- N/A

Carolina Marin Playing

Some Lesser Known Facts About Carolina Marin

  • Does Carolina Marín smoke: No
  • Does Carolina Marín drink alcohol: Not Known
  • She is the first Spanish badminton player to win either a silver or a gold medal in international games.
  • After bowing out of the 2012 London Olympic Games in the group stage, Marín got a tattoo of the Olympic rings on her left wrist, which acted as a reminder of the defeat and motivated her to work hard for the next Olympics.
  • Carolina Marín played for the Bangalore team named Banga Beats in the inaugural edition of the Indian badminton League (IBL) in 2013.
  • In August 2014, she defeated Li Xuerui from China in the BWF World Championships singles final and became the first Spaniard to win a World Championship title and the third European female player to achieve the gold medal.
  • In April 2015, Carolina Marín won her second straight Super Series Premier title, beating Olympic champion Li Xuerui for the second consecutive time at the 2015 Malaysia Open.
  • After beating India’s Saina Nehwal in August 2015,  Carolina Marín won her second in row BWF World Championship title.