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PUEYO MARIMON Ursula
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Spain   
GenderWomen
Age36
Place of BirthPalma de Mallorca, ESP
Height1.58 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW2
Further Personal Information
Family
Partner Daniel Menendez
Residence
Esporles, ESP
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Catalan, English, Italian, Spanish
Higher education
Law, Social Work Studies - Carrera University [ESP] / National University of Distance Education [UNED] [ESP]
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She tried skiing for the first time in April 2004. She spent three years living and working in the mountains in Sierra Nevada, Spain, and entered the national team programme in 2007.
Why this sport?
"I love sports and have played them all my life."
Senior International Debut
Year
2008
Competing for
Spain
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto
"No simple path leads to anything interesting." (arabalears.cat, 02 Dec 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2017 she was named Female Para Athlete of the Year in the Balearic Islands, Spain. (ultimahora.es, 22 Dec 2017)

She was flag bearer for Spain at the opening ceremony of the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver. (20minutos.es, 16 Mar 2010)
Impairment
Her right leg was amputated above the knee after she was involved in a motorcycle accident. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
  2010 Slalom - Standing  DNF
  2010 Giant Slalom - Standing  DSQ
  2014 Super-G - Standing  DNF
  2014 Slalom - Standing DNF
  2014 Super Combined - Standing DSQ
11 2014 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:59.21
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
  2008/2009 Slalom - Standing  DNQ
  2008/2009 Giant Slalom - Standing  DSQ
  2010/2011 Slalom - Standing  DNF
9 2010/2011 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:52.03
9 2012/2013 Slalom - Standing 2:35.85
10 2012/2013 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:48.08
World Cup Final
Rank Year Event Result
10 2016/2017 Downhill - Standing 1:50.30
11 2016/2017 Super-G - Standing 1:49.22
11 2016/2017 Super-G - Standing 1:47.09
  2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Standing  DNF
6 2016/2017 Slalom - Standing 1:57.03
World Cup
Rank Year Event Result
4 2013/2014 Slalom - Standing  
6 2013/2014 Giant Slalom - Standing  
11 2016/2017 Slalom - Standing  
10 2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Standing  
9 2016/2017 Super-G - Standing  
10 2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:39.02
  2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing  DNF
  2017/2018 Slalom - Standing  DNF
  2017/2018 Slalom - Standing  DNF
7 2017/2018 Slalom - Standing 2:32.58
7 2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:37.73
  2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing  DNF
15 2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:06.85
  2017/2018 Slalom - Standing  DNF
12 2017/2018 Downhill - Standing 1:37.85
9 2017/2018 Downhill - Standing 1:34.27
  2017/2018 Super-G - Standing  DNF
9 2017/2018 Downhill - Standing  
15 2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing  
10 2017/2018 Super-G - Standing  
10 2017/2018 Super-G - Standing 1:38.34
  2018/2019 Slalom - Standing  DNF
5 2018/2019 Super-G - Standing 1:35.97
5 2018/2019 Super-G - Standing 1:35.44
5 2018/2019 Super-G - Standing 1:37.55
6 2018/2019 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:32.38
4 2018/2019 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:24.99
  2018/2019 Giant Slalom - Standing  DSQ
9 2018/2019 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:16.06
  2018/2019 Slalom - Standing  DNF
  2018/2019 Slalom - Standing  DNF
Kranjska Gora
Rank Year Event Result
  2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Standing  DNF
7 2016/2017 Slalom - Standing 1:52.63
8 2016/2017 Slalom - Standing 2:20.95
Kühtai
Rank Year Event Result
  2016/2017 Slalom - Standing  DNF
9 2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:31.35
  2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Standing  DNF
St. Moritz
Rank Year Event Result
7 2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:00.37
7 2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Standing 1:52.99
  2016/2017 Slalom - Standing  DNF
  2016/2017 Slalom - Standing  DNF
Innerkrems
Rank Year Event Result
9 2016/2017 Downhill - Standing 1:03.91
8 2016/2017 Downhill - Standing 1:27.99
  2016/2017 Super-G - Standing  DNF
6 2016/2017 Super Combined - Standing 2:38.37
Hakuba
Rank Year Event Result
  2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Standing  DNF
5 2016/2017 Super-G - Standing 1:29.76
4 2016/2017 Super-G - Standing 1:30.18