Being with my family, travel
2012 OG (London) K2-500m – 6th
2012 OG (London) K4-500m – 6th
2011 ECh (Croatia) K2-200m – 3rd
2009 WCh (Portugal) K1 marathon – 1st
2009 WCh (Canada) K4-200m – 3rd
Key: OG = Olympic Games | YOG = Youth Olympic Games |WCh = World Championships | WJCh = World Junior Championships | ECh = European Championship | EJCh = European Junior Championships |NCh = National Championships | NJCh = National Junior Championships
Being in two finals at the 2012 Olympic Games in London and becoming K1 marathon world champion in front of a home crowd.
She is a teacher in the faculty of sports sciences and physical education at the University of Coimbra and is also finishing her PhD in sports sciences at the University of Porto.
After the 2012 Olympic Games in London she had a daughter who is now almost two years old.
She is excited about being one of the athletes competing at the 2015 European Games in Baku.