Ida-Theres Karlsson-Nerell

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Ida-Theres Karlsson-Nerell
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Medal record
Representing  Sweden
Women's wrestling
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 2007 Baku 55 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2002 Chalcis 55 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Guangzhou 55 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Istanbul 55 kg
European Championship
Gold medal – first place 2004 Haaparanta 55 kg
Gold medal – first place 2005 Varna 59 kg
Gold medal – first place 2007 Sofia 55 kg
Gold medal – first place 2008 Tampere 59 kg
Gold medal – first place 2011 Dortmund 55 kg
Silver medal – second place 2001 Budapest 56 kg
Silver medal – second place 2002 Seinäjoki 55 kg

Ida-Theres Karlsson-Nerell (born 18 April 1983) is a Swedish freestyle wrestler.

She was born in Boden. At the World Championships she won a bronze medal in 2002 (55 kg), finished nineteenth in 2003 (55 kg), won a bronze medal in 2006 (55 kg) and a silver medal in 2007 (55 kg). She finished fourth at the 2004 Olympic Games, and fifth at the 2008 Olympic Games.[1]

At the European Championships she won silver medals in 2001 (56 kg) and 2002 (55 kg), finished sixth in 2003 (55 kg) and won gold medals in 2004 (55 kg), 2005 (59 kg) and 2007 (59 kg).[1]

After the Summer Olympics in 2008 she took a time out from wrestling to, among other things, focus on her family. In 2011, she made a comeback and won a gold medal at the 2011 European Wrestling Championships.

On 27 November 2014, she announced her retirement from wrestling.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Ida-Theres Karlsson-Nerell". Sports-Reference.com. Archived from the original on 2 November 2012. Retrieved 26 July 2010. 
  2. ^ "Ida-Theres Nerell slutar med brottning" (in Swedish). Sveriges Radio. 27 November 2014. Retrieved 28 November 2014.